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A Journey into the Placid Waters of the Po

From March to November

Loc. Volano - imbarco Oasi Canneviè, SP54 per Volano

Excursion by Po Delta Tourism

Sail experience

From April, 30th to September, 13th - Tuesdays and Fridays

Marina degli Estensi, Lido degli Estensi

The ABCs of sailing! A wonderful experience that will teach you basic sailing techniques.

On horseback in the heart of Po Delta Park

From January to December

Lido delle Nazioni - Maneggio Hotel Club Spiaggia Romea

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism

Asparagus festival

From April, 25th to May, 1st 2019

Mesola - Castello Estense

Many local products will be presented in the stands and in the market held in the Estense Castle

Excursions by boat in the Comacchio Lagoons

From March to December
Comacchio - Stazione di Pesca Foce

Boat excursion on the Lagoon with a stop at the traditional “casoni”

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

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

From December, 14th, 2018, to May, 5th, 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

Marinated fish festival

From 25th to 28th April 2019

Comacchio - Manifattura dei Marinati

NeroLaguna - Comacchio Book Festival

From 3rd to 5th May 2019

Comacchio

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

International Kite Festival

From 25 to 28 April 2019

Ferrara - Parco Urbano G. Bassani - Via Bacchelli

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

Discovering the Salina of Comacchio

From March to September 2019

Salina di Comacchio

Guided walking tour to discover the natural environment of the Salina

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

On the trail of the Mesola Deer

From March, 2nd to October, 27th 2019 Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

Ritrovo: ingresso della R.N. Bosco della Mesola.

Bosco Mesola Nature Reserve: Guided tours by electric coach.

Through the Wood on two wheels

From March, 2nd to May, 12th and from July, 14th to September, 8th Sundays and holidays

Ritrovo: ingresso della R.N. Bosco della Mesola

Guided bike tours at Bosco Mesola Nature Reserve

Slow Spring 2019

From March, 22nd to June, 23rd 2019

Comacchio e Parco del Delta del Po

Weekends in the most suggestive places of the Po Delta Park, that will allow to enjoy the territory through forms of slow tourism

Sailing the Delta

From April, 20th to June, 2nd and from September, 7th to October, 27th - Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

Partenza da Porto di Gorino Ferrarese

Excursions in the Delta by Po Delta Tourism

In the heart of the Comacchio's Lagoons - Valle Campo

From March to October

Valle Campo, SS 309 Romea (km 21,000)

Excursions in the Delta by Po Delta Tourism

Bike&Boat trips along the river

From March, 24th to June, 9th and from September, 15th to October, 20th Sundays and holidays

Partenza Porto di Gorino Ferrarese – attracco motobarca Carcana

Excursions in the Delta by Po Delta Tourism

The old Saltworks of Comacchio by bike

From April to November

Stazione Foce, Valli di Comacchio

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism and in the Comacchio Lagoons

Sailing from the sea to the Lagoons

From April to September

Portocanale di Porto Garibaldi

Excursions organised by PO DELTA TOURISM in the Comacchio Lagoons

Visit to the bell tower

From March, 23rd to June, 16th Saturdays and Sundays

Abbazia di Pomposa - SS. 309 Romea - loc. Pomposa

The bell tower is open to the public only on certain periods

Motorboat trip to the mouth of the Po river

From March, 10th to November, 3rd - Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

Porto di Gorino

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism

A window onto Flamingos

From March to October

Partenza da Comacchio, Manifattura dei Marinati

A guided tour in the heart of Comacchio wetlands

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.

Birdwatching at the old lighthouse

From March, 30th to June, 9th and from September, 7th to November, 3rd - Saturdays, days before holidays, Sundays and holidays
Imbarco: Porto di Gorino

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism

Homage to the Duke 2019

March 9th, 17th, 24th, 31st;  April 7th, 14th, 15th, 20th, 27th, 2019

Ferrara - Cortile del Castello Estense

The eight 'contrade', in their superb Renaissance costumes, pay homage to the Duke Borso in the courtyard of the Este Castle

Street Market of Organic Products

Second Saturday and Sunday of each month (except July, August, December, January).

Ferrara - Piazza Savonarola

Every second Sunday of the month, the market of Organic products is held in the historic centre of Ferrara.

Troia, la fine della città, la nascita di un mito

16th March - 27th October

Comacchio - Palazzo Bellini - Via Agatopisto, 5

Archeological exhibition

Minicruise along the coast as far as the Island of Love

From April, 20th to October, 13th

Porto Garibaldi – Porto Canale

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism

Bike and Boat in Comacchio's Lagoons and old saltwork

From April, 7th to June, 9th and from September, 15th to November, 3rd Sundays and holidays

Comacchio, Manifattura dei Marinati - Via Mazzini, 200

Excursions organised by Po Delta Tourism

The Renaissance speaks Hebrew

From April, 12th to September, 15th, 2019

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

Friday Farmer’s Market

Every Friday

Ferrara - Piazzetta Donatori di Sangue - P.ta Paola

Natural fresh products from our countryside.

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

Opera Season 2019

December 21st 2018; January 11th, 13th and 29th 2019; February 8th and 10th 2019, May 21st 2019; May 3rd and 5th 2019

Ferrara - Teatro Comunale, Corso Martiri della Libertà, 5

The Season offers both traditional works and new proposals, to make feel people “home”, and also encourage young people to get to know theatre

Hobby and handicraft market at Lido delle Nazioni

From April, 24th to September,11th every Wednesday night

Lido delle Nazioni - Piazza Italia

Evening hobby and handicraft market at Lido delle Nazioni

Train excursions accompanied by Salina staff

April, 20th - 22nd - 25th - 26th; May, 1st - 3rd; June, 14th - 21st - 22nd; August, 30th

Lido di Spina - Via delle Saline

Palio of Ferrara 2019

From May 3rd to June 2nd, 2019

Ferrara, centro storico e Piazza Ariostea

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

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