Entries by taormina-friends


Sep. 8-11 – Jazz Festival

 Taormina Jazz Festival Public Gardens and Excelsior Palace Hotel, September 8-11 2017  Tickets on site The 8th edition of the Taormina Jazz Festival is ready to start. Here the program: – Friday September 8thdens >> Pietro Tonolo (sax) and Paolo Birro (piano) in “Italian Songs” – Sunday September 10th, Excelsior Palace Hotel >> Dado Moroni (piano) and Max Ionata […]

Apr. 8/Jul. 14 – Caravaggio and Unescosites

  EDIT: The paints obyAntonello da Messina are no longer exhibited. The single ticket for the “Ecce Homo” by Caravaggio is € 7,00 “Unescosites – Italian Heritage and Arts” and paints by Caravaggio and Antonello da Messina Exhibition Palazzo Corvaja, April 8 –  July 014 2017 Monday – Thursday: from 10.00am to 8.00pm (ticket office closes […]

Mar./Oct. 2017 – Italian Opera Lirica

Taormina Italian Opera 2017 April 2017 >> Every Saturday at 9.15pm From May to October 2017 >> Every Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9.15pm San Giorgio  Theatre (behind piazza IX April) € 20,00 entrance, drink included Do you love Opera music? The artists of the Italian Opera Taormina perform every week in Taormina. More than one […]

Mar. 10 / Jun. 14 – Il Futuro Sopravvenuto

Il Futuro Sopravvenuto Arte-azione, comunicazione e post-umano nel Futurismo Del Carmine ex church, from March 10th to June 14th 2017 Ticket entrance: € 9,00 Tickets online on ticketone.it   An exhibition with more than 70 art works  of high standing artists of the ITALIAN FUTURISM: Giacomo Balla, Gino Severini, Umberto Boccioni, Luigi Russolo, Romolo Romani, Carlo Erba, […]

Feb. 23/28 – Carnival

Carnival 2017 Taormina, 23rd/28th February 2017 The complete PROGRAM of this year’s carnival Thursday 23rd, piazza IX aprile @ 4.30pm > masquerade and games for kids. Minions, Spiderman, Peppa Pig and others. Awards for kids’ costumes. Friday 24th, piazza IX aprile @ 3.30pm > face paintings Friday 24th, piazza IX aprile @ 4.30pm > magic show for […]

Feb. 10/28 – Ehibition of mini carnival carts

  Exhibition of mini carnival carts of the Carnival of Acireale Palazzo Corvaja, February 10/28 2017 Opening hours from Monday to Saturday: 9.30am – 1.00pm and 4.00pm – 7.00 pm Sunday: 10.00am – 1.00pm and 4.00pm – 7.30pm Free entrance Carnival of Acireale: One of Sicily’s Most Beautiful It is considered one of Sicily’s most […]

Jan. 27/Feb. 23 – Tauromenion old coins

Il Toro Il Dio L’Eroe – Tauromenion e le sue monete The ancient Taormina and its coins Palazzo Corvaja, from January 27th to Febrauary 23rd 2017   The exhibition arises from an idea of professors of the Universities of Messina and Calabria and will show not real coins but 15 educational panels. Most part of the […]

Dec. 26/Jan. 1 – CioccolArt Sicily Festival

CioccolArt Sicily Festival Forza d’Agrò @ Convento Agostiniano, December 26th 2016 – January 1st 2017   This year CioccolArt will be held at the new museum of chocolate in Forza d’Agrò, a tiny picturesque village not far from Taormina. The museum host a permanent exhibition of chocolate sculptures…a path through the most amazing places in Sicily. A […]

Dec. 26 – Jan. 8 – Presepe vivente – Living Nativity Scene

Living Presepe – Living Nativity Scene … e la Luce brillò… Venite e vedete! 13th edition Trappitello (Taormina) Parrocchia Sacro Cuore di Gesù – S. Venera Trappitello – Chianchitta – Taormina (ME) – 26 December 2016 – 5.00pm / 9.30pm – 27 Dicembre 2016 – 6.00pm / 9.00pm – 28 Dicembre 2016 – 6.00pm / 9.00pm […]