Once again this expo of old style will be held in Forlì. Besides vintage things, there are areas dedicated to fashion remakes, collecting, modern objects and 20th century design. Among the main events are the exhibition Ecocorner Design, the dance school, and the Burlesque Show by Scarlett Martini. March 14-16.
The wonders of the Po Delta Park, between Ferrara and Ravenna, with its pink flamingoes, uncontaminated woods and ancient wetland forests, its flavours and truly unique hospitality, can all be discovered and experienced thanks to three months of events at a nice, slow pace. March 21 – June 22.
In Bologna, the 51st exhibition-market dedicated to those working in this sector will be open for the first time to children and their families with a special pavilion, a huge bookstore with 25,000 volumes, theatre shows, meetings and exhibitions. The guest of honour this year will be the country of Brazil. March 22-27.
Going on now in the region are: “Matisse, the figure. The strength of the line, the emotion of colour," in Ferrara, "The Girl with the Pearl Earring" by Vermeer in Bologna, and the show about Liberty art in Forlì. “The Escher Enigma” in Reggio Emila, and “The charm of frescoes" in Ravenna are also worth mentioning.
What not to miss
Athletes and fans will meet up in Ferrara to participate in these important international marathons of 42 and 21 km. Completing the foot race program are the non-competitive races: the 7 km Family Run, the mini 800 m race, and the Expo of typical Italian foods. March 16.
Two days dedicated to Italian art and culture which are an opportunity to discover buildings, churches, parks and places which are frequently closed to the public. Emilia Romagna will also participate in this initiative with many open sites. Admission upon donation. March 22-23.
What's going on now
Markets filled with delicacies and traditional crafts held in the historic downtowns offer a great opportunity to dig through the stands and find unusual gifts with which to fill your pockets.
What to do
In Massa Lombarda (Ra), two days of “Massa Sonora”, with the most innovative moments of Italian jazz. Taking the stage on March 14 is the group Luminal, on March 15 the orchestra of the Collettivo El Gallo Rojo.
The highly anticipated show of Ray Mantilla in "80 Birthday Tour", on March 14, followed by the trio Antonio Vivenzio, Mario Nappi, Francesco Nasone on March 15, and the Joshua Redman Quartet on March 19.