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Guided tour at the Pomposa Abbey

February, 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th

Abbazia di Pomposa, Codigoro

L’arte per l’arte – Painting the affections: Sacred art in Ferrara from the 16th to the 18th Centuries

January 26th-December 26th, 2019

Castello Estense - Largo Castello - Ferrara

“L’arte per l’arte” returns to the Este Castle. Following a project formerly organized by Comune di Ferrara, here is presented a little known artistic heritage of great significance for our city and a journey through time from the sunset of the Este dynasty up to the Enlightment

Cento Carnival

February 10th, 17th, 24th - March, 3rd, 10th 2019

Cento - Centro storico

A grand celebration with carnival floats up to 15 metres high and hundreds of figurants in colourful costumes

Cantieri paralleli.The Study of Belfiore and the Bible of Borso. 1447-1463

From December, 14th, 2018, to April, 22nd, 2019

Palazzo dei Diamanti - Pinacoteca Nazionale - Corso Ercole I d'Este 21 Ferrara

The exhibition, organized by Marcello Toffanello, shows two very special works of art: Muse Polymnia, from Gemäldegalerie in Berlin, and the Bible of Borso d’Este, a masterpiece from the Estense Library in Modena

The Este Carnival

February 23, 24th (preview); March 2nd, 3rd, 2019

Ferrara - Centro Storico

The atmosphere of the Este masquerades will arise: after almost five hundred years, the amazing Carnival of Ferrara Court is organized in the very heart of Italian Renaissance.

Ferrara in Jazz

From January to April 2019

Ferrara - Torrione San Giovanni - Via Rampari di Belfiore, 167

From October to April the Torrione San Giovanni, a splendid round tower along the Renaissance city walls, becomes a venue for jazz lovers

Boldini and Fashion

16 February to 2 June 2019

Palazzo dei Diamanti - Corso Ercole I d'Este 21 - Ferrara

Making a name for himself in Paris during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Boldini established his chic, “fashionable” style of portrait painting in the epicentre of modernity and elegance. He used his distinct painterly style to immortalise the protagonists and celebrities of that legendary era, from Robert de Montesquiou and Cléo de Mérode to Lina Cavalieri and Marchesa Casati

"The Garden that doesn't exist" - Dani Karavan

From October, 31st 2018 to March 10th, 2019

MEIS - Museo Nazionale dell'Ebraismo Italiano e della Shoah - Via Piangipane 81 - Ferrara

Dani Karavan exhibition at the National Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah (MEIS)

Concert Season 2018/2019

August, 25th, 2018 – May 13th, 2019

Ferrara - Teatro Comunale, Corso Martiri della Libertà, 5

Closing a perfect circle, Ferrara Musica turns 30 years old, celebrating them with the three ensembles founded by the great conductor whom our Municipal Theatre is entitled to, ensembles which accompanies the story of the Theatre from 1989 until today: the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the European Union Youth Orchestra’, which from this year has residency in the city of Ferrara

De Pisis - La poesia dell'attimo

December, 22nd, 2018 – June, 2nd, 2019

Ferrara - Padiglione D'Arte Contemporanea - Palazzo Massari, C.so Porta Mare, 5

Due to the restoration works at Palazzo Massari and the temporary closing of the museums hosted in the Palace, the “Fondazione Ferrara Arte” and the Modern Art Galleries of Ferrara have organized an exhibition to show back to the public the art of Filippo de Pisis. At the Contemporary Art Pavillion, a rich selection of his works will be on display until June.

Comacchio: Carnival on the water

February, 24th and March, 3rd 2019

Comacchio - Centro Storico

Parade of boats and masks on the streets and canals of Comacchio

Friday Farmer’s Market

Every Friday

Ferrara - Piazzetta Donatori di Sangue - P.ta Paola

Natural fresh products from our countryside.

Dance Season 2018/2019

From October 16th, 2018, to March 24th, 2019

Ferrara - Teatro Comunale - Corso Martiri della Libertà, 5

The new dance programme is divided into a contemporary dance Festival, during the Fall mid-season, and a second mid-season until Spring 2019

Boat excursion in the moat of the Estense Castle

Every Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

Accesso dal pontile di Piazza Savonarola - Ferrara

Boat excursion in the moat, to see the Castle from a different point of view

Concerts at Palazzo Bonacossi

February 13th – April 29th, 2014

Salone della Musica di Palazzo Bonacossi - Via Cisterna del Follo, 5 - Ferrara

Music season organized by “G. Frescobaldi” Academy of Music

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