In Reggio Emilia the traditional appointment of the democratic party festival, Festareggio, is approaching, and in this edition many innovations are proposed. In fact, Fiere Reggio Emilia will be the backdrop to the event, where 21 days of shows and concerts will be held continuously from 21 August to 10 September. After 37 years Festareggio will remain open on Monday (traditional closing day of the festival).
The many nuances of Italian music and great Italian comedians will get on the stage of Festareggio.
Pop X (23 August), Cosmo (30 August), Lorenzo Fragola (31 August), Zen Circus (1 September), Aeham Ahmad (2 September), i Lacuna Coil (5 September) and I Ministri (7 September) will participate to the event.
Among the concerts there will also be the Reggae Festival (from 24 to 26 August) and Eleva – Advanced Music Meetings (8 and 9 September).
Comic events will include Zelig Night (28 August), Pio & Amedeo (29 August), Antonio Ornano (3 September), Andrea Barbi & Super Sound Stage (4 September) and Colorado Night (6 September).
The fireworks will inaugurate the opening on the evening of 21 August and it will be possible to admire them on 27 August and for the grand finale on 10 September. For the entire duration of the event there will also be “Street Food Festival” with stands and food trucks from all over the world and the facilities of the Fairs will guarantee coverage in case of bad weather.