REGULARLY HELD MARKETS

M0nday to Saturday (8.00am – 1.00pm)
Via Don Giovanni Minzoni – Taormina
Small market hall with stands of fruit, meat, fish, cheese and flowers

Every Wednesday (8.00am – 1.00pm)
Via Leonardo Da Vinci and via Wilhelm Von Gloeden – Taormina
eekly market with stands of shoes, clothes, households items, fruit, vegetables and more.

Monday to Saturday (5.00am – 12.00pm)
Behind Piazza Duomo – Catania
Famous fish market located in a pictoresque setting. Fish, meet, cheese and veg presented by enthusiastic market criers. Good restaurants all around.

 

PERMANENT MUSEUMS

Casa del Cinema
Museum that hosts posters and photographs of the film shot in Taormina. It is open every day from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10.00am to 10.00pm. Free entrance
It hosts the ticket office of the Fondazione Taormina Arte, where it is possible to purchase the tickets for most of the events held at the Ancient Theatre and at the Odeon
Address: Corso Umberto I n. 63 – Mobile: 0039 391 746 2146 – www.facebook.com/casadelcinemataormina

 

 

EVENTS 2020

JANUARY

January 1 – Corricapodanno a Taormina and 45th Dip in the Mediterranean Sea – “Chico Scimone Trophy” – Beach of Villagonia @8.00am

January 1 – Award ceremony of the running event “Corricapodanno Taormina” – Piazza IX aprile @10.00am

January 1 – Bagpipers along the streets of the town centre

January 1 – New Year Concert by the Taormina Plectrum Orchestra – Congress Hall @7.30pm

January 1/8 – Exhibition “White Noise” – Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano

January 1/15 – Exhibition “Von Gloeden, Taormina e il Mediterraneo” –  ex Del Carmine Church

January 1 / March 8 – Exhibition “The stars of Taormina” – Casa del Cinema

January 1 / April 18 – Exhibition “Icons. Tradition/Contemporariness” – ex Church of Sant’Agostino

January 1 – Living Nativity Scene of Trappitello – Trappitello

January 2 – Living Nativity Scene of Trappitello – Trappitello

January 3 – Music performance by Sandro di Bernardo & RainFaces – Congress Hall @6.30pm

January 4 – Living Nativity Scene of Trappitello – Trappitello

January 5 – Living Nativity Scene of Trappitello – Trappitello

January 6 – Bagpipers along the streets of the town centre

January 6 – Living Nativity Scene of Trappitello – Trappitello

January 10 – Taormina meets the Sicilian Photography – Bucarest e i segreti sotterranei by Samuele Formichetti

January 24 – Taormina meets the Sicilian Photography – Suddenly by Peppe Gambino

FEBRUARY

February 11 / March 8 – Exhibition “The stars of Taormina” – Casa del Cinema

February 1 / April 18 – Icons. Tradition/Contemporariness – ex Church of Sant’Agostino

February 1 – Meet Jazz: The piano – Excelsior Palace Hotel

February 7 – Taormina meets the Sicilian Photography – in-CONTRO-al-LA-LUCE and Allusiva by Enrico La Bianca and Attilio Scimone

February 15 – Spazio al Sud – Book launch of “Teorema Sicilia

February 20 – Art house cinema – “Van Gogh – sulla soglia dell’eternità” – Casa del Cinema

February 21 / April 26 – Ehibition “Da Guarene all’Etna” – ex church Del Carmine and Palazzo Duchi

February 21 – Taormina meets the Sicilian Photography – Antologia in bianco e nero Enrico Borrometi

February 21 – Art house cinema – “Van Gogh – sulla soglia dell’eternità” – Casa del Cinema

February 22 – Meet Jazz: The guitar – Excelsior Palace Hotel

February 22 – Art house cinema – “Van Gogh – sulla soglia dell’eternità” – Casa del Cinema

February 28 – Art house cinema – “Il sacrificio del cervo sacro” – Casa del Cinema

February 29 – Spazio al Sud – Book launch of “L’uomo senza inverno”

February 29 – Art house cinema – “Il sacrificio del cervo sacro” – Casa del Cinema

 

MARCH

March 1/8 – Exhibition “The stars of Taormina” – Casa del Cinema

March 1 / April 18 – Exhibition “Icons. Tradition/Contemporariness” – ex Church of Sant’Agostino

March 1 / April 26 – Ehibition “Da Guarene all’Etna” – Palazzo Duchi S. Stefano, ex church Del Carmine

March 1 – Art house cinema – “Il sacrificio del cervo sacro” – Casa del Cinema

March 6 – Art house cinema – “Cold War” – Casa del Cinema

March 7 – Art house cinema – “Cold War” – Casa del Cinema

March 8 – Art house cinema – “Cold War” – Casa del Cinema

March 13 – Art house cinema – “Perfetti conosciuti” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 14 – Meet Jazz: The bass – Casa Cuseni – CANCELLED

March 14 – Art house cinema – “Perfetti conosciuti” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 15 – Art house cinema – “Perfetti conosciuti” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 20 – Art house cinema – “Tutti lo sanno” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 21 – Spazio al Sud – Book launch of “Vita sognata e Sogni vissuti” – CANCELLED

March 21 – Art house cinema – “Tutti lo sanno” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 22 – Art house cinema – “Tutti lo sanno” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 27 – Art house cinema – “Indivisibili” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 28 – Art house cinema – “Indivisibili” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

March 29 – Art house cinema – “Indivisibili” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

 

APRIL

April 1/18 – Icons. Tradition/Contemporariness – ex Church of Sant’Agostino – CANCELLED

April 1/26 – Ehibition “Da Guarene all’Etna” – ex church Del Carmine – CANCELLED

April 3 – Art house cinema – “Se la strada potesse parlare” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 4 – Meet Jazz: The sax – Casa Cuseni – CANCELLED

April 4 – Art house cinema – “Se la strada potesse parlare” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 4 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

April 5 – Art house cinema – “Se la strada potesse parlare” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 11 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

April 17 – Art house cinema – “Cafarnao – Caos e miracoli” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 18 – Spazio al Sud – Book launch of “La Storia dei Siculi fin dalla loro origine” – CANCELLED

April 18 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

April 18 – Art house cinema – “Cafarnao – Caos e miracoli” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 19 – Art house cinema – “Cafarnao – Caos e miracoli” – Casa del Cinema – CANCELLED

April 25 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

 

 

MAY

May 1 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 2 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 4 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 6 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 8 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 9 – Spazio al Sud – Book launch of “Il pozzo delle Tre Lune” – CANCELLED

May 9 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 11 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 13 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 14 – Giro d’Italia – Stage of the Giro d’Italia in Chianchitta (periferical part of Taormina and Giardini Naxos) – CANCELLED

May 15 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 16 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 18 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 20 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 22 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 23 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 25 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 27- Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

May 29 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio TheatreCANCELLED

May 30 – Italian Opera Taormina – San Giorgio Theatre – CANCELLED

 

JUNE

June 18/22 – TAOBUK – Taormina Book Festival – 10° edition “L’entusiasmo” – POSTPONED > date to be set

June 28 / July 4 – Taormina Film Fest – CANCELLED

 

JULY

July 4 – Jazz in Sicily > Dino Rubino Trio – Excelsior Palace Hotel

July 11 – Jazz in Sicily > Raffaele Genovese Trio – Excelsior Palace Hotel

July 11-19 – Taormina Film Fest – On streaming, Town Congress Hall and Ancient Theatre

July 19 – 66th Taormina Film Fest – Gala Evening – more info ASAP

July 18 – Simple Minds – Ancient Theatre – POSTPONED TO July 17, 2021

July 24 – Alberto Urso – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

July 11 – Jazz in Sicily > Urban Fabula – Excelsior Palace Hotel

July 25 – Coez – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

July 31 – Ficarra e Picone – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

 

AUGUST

August 1 – Ficarra e Picone – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

August 2 – Ficarra e Picone – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

August 4 – Mika – Ancient Theatre – CANCELLED and POSTPONED > date to be set

August 5 – Diodato – Ancient Theatre

August 8 – Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals – CANCELLED AND POSTPONED to August 7th 2021

August 22 – Ballet Company “Les Italiens de l’Opéra de Paris” – Ancient Theatre

August 23 – Ballet Company “Les Italiens de l’Opéra de Paris” – Ancient Theatre

August 28 – Mario Biondi – Ancient Theatre

August 29 – Daniele Silvestri – Ancient Theatre

SEPTEMBER

September 2 – Ballet Company “Eleonora Abbagnato” – Ancient Theatre

September 4 – Il Volo – Ancient TheatrePOSTPONED to September 4th 2021

September 5 – Il Volo – Ancient TheatrePOSTPONED to September 5th 2021

September 19 – Pintus – Ancient Theatre

 

 

 

WHERE TO STAY

Hotel La Pensione Svizzera – Hotel Villa Schuler – Hotel Villa Ducale – Hotel Villa Carlotta