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Folklore and festivals

Ferrara Balloons Festival 2017

Until Sep 17, 2017

Free balloon flights, competitions, and a spectacular night flight with lighted balloons

Music

Concert Season 2017

Until May 24, 2017

The season has three main guidelines: a homage to Claudio Abbado, an event dedicated to the history of Ferrara, and a mini festival dedicated to piano music.

Conferences, conventions and seminars

Internazionale a Ferrara 2017

Until Oct 01, 2017

A series of free lectures and meetings held by journalists and authors from all over the world

Folklore and festivals

Renaissance Carnival in Ferrara

Until Feb 26, 2017

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.

Multiple events

Giardini Estensi

Until May 01, 2017

Exhibition market of rare plants and garden tools.

Folklore and festivals

Palio of Ferrara 2017

Until May 28, 2017

A month of celebrations, parades, flag-throwing competitions and a spectacular horse race in Piazza Ariostea

Music

Ferrara in Jazz 2017

Until Apr 28, 2017

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

Sports and games

Ferraramarathon e Half Marathon 2017

Until Mar 19, 2017

Sunday, March 19th, 2017 in Ferrara takes place a new edition of the Marathon and Half Marathon, the footrace that involves thousands of athletes.

Sports and games

International Kite Festival

Until Apr 25, 2017

International festival of kite takes place in the wonderful urban park.

Street performances

Ferrara Buskers Festival 2017

Until Aug 27, 2017

The most important international event based on music and street art in Italy.

Dance

Dance Season 2016/2017

Until Apr 13, 2017

The new Ballet Season starts with the Contemporary Dance Festival, and it ends with three important appointments: the dancers from Ballet School “Accademia Teatro alla Scala”, the “Leonardo Cuello Company”, and the legendary Momix group.

Multiple events

Ancient Jewish Book Festival

Until Sep 17, 2017

Ferrara turns into the capital city of Jewish culture, with many events, concerts, shows and debates.

Music

Ferrara sotto le stelle 2017

Until Jul 27, 2017

Ferrara sotto le Stelle is renown as one of the most qualified summer festival in Italy, with prestigious names and talented young artists.

Trade fairs, expositions

Restauro 2017

Until Mar 24, 2017

Exhibition on the art of Restoration and Conservation of the Cultural and Environmental Heritage.

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