As soon as you arrive in Taormina, you will feel the magical, mythical atmosphere spread all around which has enchanted visitors from all over the world for years and years.
Settled on a hill of the Monte Tauro, Taormina dominates two grand, sweeping bays below and on the southern side, the top of Mount Etna, the european highest active volcano, often capped with snow, offering to the visitors a breathtaking, dramatic and memorable view.
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Nazarena Theatre – Via Fontana Vecchia, 3 Taormina
7.30pm – Entrance: € 10,00
October 7th 2011
Classic concert with the Orchestra da Camera of Messina, performing the Quattro Stagioni by Antonio Vivaldi.
Solo parts: Antero Arena (violin)
October 15th 2011
Classic concert with the Trio Ars Vetus, performing musics by Corelli, Händel, Abinioni and Vivaldi.
More Info (in Italian): www.almoetia.it
Rally of Taormina
Taormina and nearby towns
October 15 – 16, 2011, 6.00 pm
This year the race will start – on Saturday 15th – from the tourist port of Giardini Naxos and will end – on Sunday 16th – on the promenade of Santa Teresa di Riva, after approximately 250 miles of hard and selective routes.
A run through the picturesque Sicilian countryside that will reach many villages and towns of the nearby Ionian area: Francavilla di Sicilia, Taormina, Giardini Naxos, Limina, Santa Teresa di Riva, Roccalumera, Nizza di Sicilia and others.
The itinerary features two special stages on Saturday and nine on Sunday.
Formula One star Robert Kubica attended the 2009 edition.
All types of cars allowed to the race: from group N to group A, group R, the super 2000s and 1600s and non type-approved cars.
April 1/29 – “Calma apparente” exhibition by G. Iudice
Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano – Fondazione Mazzullo
April 1st to April 29th
“Calma apparente” – Exhibitionn of paintings by Giovanni Iudice.
Tuesday to Sunday: 9.30am -12.30pm and 4.00pm – 7.30pm
Closed on Monday
One of the paintings of this Sicilian artist, “Humanity” (235 cm x 290 cm), was told to be “one of the rare gems” exhibited at the 54th Venice Biennale, the prestigious biennal exhibition of Italian art.
The Venice Biennale – Since 1895
The Venice Biennale, which has its offices at Ca’ Giustinian (San Marco, 1364/A), has for over a century been one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world. Ever since its foundation in 1895, it has been in the avant-garde, promoting new artistic trends and organising international events in contemporary arts. It is world-beating for the International Film Festival, for the International Art Exhibition and for the International Architecture Exhibition, and continues the great tradition of the Festival of Contemporary Music, the Theatre Festival, now flanked by the Festival of Contemporary Dance.
Seenalso: Giovanni Iudice website
Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised by the Association “Arte & Cultura a Taormina”.
Nov. 22/24 – Wedding Fair “Sposa Sicilia”
Palalumbi (Lumbi parking area) from Friday 22nd November to Sunday 24th November 2019
Opening hours: 5.00-10.00pm
A Fair with finest wedding suppliers & bridal brands covering everything from dresses to cakes
WHERE TO STAY
Hotel La Pensione Svizzera – Hotel Villa Schuler – Hotel Villa Ducale – Hotel Villa Carlotta