Entries by taormina-friends

Christmas Living Crib – from December 26th

Taormina Trappitello, December 26th 2012 – January 13th 2013 During Christmas time in Italy, you are bound to come across cribs in homes and piazzas all over the country. Many cities also have a living crib, or a living nativity scene. It is thought that St. Francis hosted the first living nativity scene in 1223, sparking […]

December 22/23 – Rally Event

Rally Event 2012 December 22/23 2012     250 chlilometres of a fascinating and selective road rally which “touches” many small towns of the area, including Savoca, Limina, Alì Terme, Casalvecchio, Misserio, Roccalumera and Santa Teresa i Riva.  Exact route is not official yet. Registration from November 21st to December 17th. All information at http://rallyevent.jimdo.com/programma (in Italian) Contact: […]

Cioccolart Sicily 2012

Cioccolart Sicily 2012 December 20th – January 6th 2013. Free entrance Fourth edition of Cioccolart Sicily, an exhibition entirely devoted to chocolate. Exhibition of amazing artworks, culinary demonstrations, tastings, live workshops for kids, contests and much more! PROGRAM Tasting and demonstration (pages 2-4), cooking classes (page 5), special tastings for experts (page 6) and funny activities for […]

December 8 – The Look of the Year

  The Look of the Year 2012 Taormina Congress Hall, 8.30pm   The LOOK OF THE YEAR is the most important fashion event all over the world, whose aim is to select and to launch models in the world of modelling. The  Look of the Yaer is also a recognition that will be given every […]

Taormina Christmas Market

Una Cometa su Taormina Christmas Market From December 1st to January 13th – del Carmine Square, a few steps from Porta Catania Opening hours: on working days from 3.00pm to 10.00pm. On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 10.00am to 10.00pm From December 1st to December 20th >> everything to decorate your home and Christmas Tree  […]

November 11/25 – Exhibition

Paint Exhibition: “Sogni, Visioni e Racconti“  Ex Church del Carmine Artists: DeSanti, G. Donato, RoGiKa, A. Greco, P. Barbagallo, Mr. Lee, T. Berra, F. De Mariano, A. Gitto. Live painting on November 18th: the proceeds of the sale of those works will be donated to a local charity “Un sorriso per Sofia”. Download the playbill […]

Taormina Events Calendar 2012

March 2012 March 22 / April 1 – Photo Exhibition “Mestieri e Botteghe di un volta” by M. Malambrì   April 2012 April 1/29- Paintings Exhibition: “Calma apparente” by G. Iudice April 2/29 – previous Church of S. Francesco di Paola  – Art Exhibition “Riflessi di Luce” by Edyta Grzegorczyk April 3/29 – previous Church of Carmine – Art […]

Oct. 20 – Nov. 4 – Prima Vigilia Noctis – Concerts

Prima Vigilia Noctis  Concerts and tales in the churches of the old Roman road “Via Valeria” Various churches of Taormina, from October 20th to November 4th 2012   In Roman times the street called Via Valeria climbed from the Spisone coast up to Taormina. Then it went through Taormina and returned towards the sea down […]

October 19/26 – La dolce vita “made in Sicily”

Exhibition: I divi di Michelangelo Vizzini San Francesco del Carmine previous church From Friday 19 to Friday 26 October 2012. Opening hours: 5.30pm – 8.00pm. Free entrance Photo exhibition dedicated to the great Sicilian photoreporter Michelangelo Vizzini (1920-2009) who, in over 70.000 pics, immortalized the golden age of  Taormina when the Taormina Film Fest and […]