Rossini Opera Festival
The ROF, as the inhabitants of Pesaro call it, is an opera festival which has been taking place for 40 years during the month of August. The Rossini Opera Festival has contributed to a substantial reinterpretation of many Rossini’s compositions and some of them are nowadays part of the most […]
National Truffle Fair in Acqualagna
The fair is held from the end of October into November. The entire town offers its spaces to the event. The main square hosts the stands of truffle dealers, the true hub of this fair. The Palatartufo will be the most important receptive area, it is able to accommodate the […]
Underground of Fano
The underground of Fano is an area of great archeological interest. The underground can be explored thanks to guided tours held during the summer from July to September. The guided itinerary takes about 2 hours, starts at the Convent Sant’Agostino in Vitruvio street and goes by amazing sites.
Nativity scene in Fano:
Worth recommending is the mechanized Nativity scene in the cellars of the 18th century Palazzo Fabbri, near the Church of San Marco. It covers an area of 350 meters and includes 50 scenes rich in details and surprisingly realistic telling the New and Old Testament.
Fano Jazz Festival
In July Fano renews the appointment with an increasing number of Jazz fans. The Jazz Festival has gained great prestige and interest over the years thanks to its complex artistic and organizational structure. The Festival will be held at the Amphitheatre Rastatt, along the Sassonia beach, at the Court Sant’Arcangelo […]
The second Sunday of each month Fano hosts the usual appointment with Antique Market. More than 100 vendors sell old and vintage objects and finer collectables right in the historic center of Fano. Those with an eye for antiques and a nose for a bargain never miss it!
International “Brodetto” Festival
From 12 to 14 September Fano hosts the Festival of Brodetto (fish soup). It is a street festival dedicated to a single theme: local fish stew, prepared in different ways by the best Italian cooks. Many of the restaurants of the city participate in a cooking competition. They will cook […]
Carnival in Fano
It is the oldest carnival in Italy and takes place every year during the period between the “Epiphany” and “Lent”. Allegorical floats, bloated caricatures and masks parade up and down along the main street of the town with a quite unusual background music, the so-called “Musica Arabita” played with musical […]
Candles in Candelara
November 28-29, December 5-6-7-8-12-13 from 10:00 a.m. to 21:00 p.m. This unique Christmas market takes place in the soft rolling hills of Pesaro and attracts many tourists every year. The event takes place in the ancient medieval town of Candelara: the country of the candles. On the three weekends before […]