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23 May: Book Launch – La Germania guarda a est

Fancy a little culture this Saturday morning? From 10:30 till 12:30 in the Galleria Europa Palazzo Comunale in Piazza Grande, Giampaolo Fantuzzi's book "La Germania guarda a est, ieri, oggi, domani", will be launched. This may be of particular interest to our germanic...

21-25 May: Theatre in English

Four plays in English performed by English speakers starting this Thursday night presented by Modena Theatre Workshop. A chance to grab a few friends and have a night out. The next best thing to the West End. 21 May - The Island of Doom - the musical. An Agatha...

16 May: Notte Bianca – the Night that No-one Sleeps!

On the evening of 16 May, all of Modena will be open into the night. Open museums, exhibitions, free tours, live music, observations of the sky through a telescope, artistic itineraries, performances by choirs in churches, ethnic music, readings, activities for...

Spring into Health! – by Juli Madacey

In springtime many of us look at our state of health and fitness and decide it’s time to make some changes - to “spring clean” our bodies and our routines, in a manner of speaking.  A question I’m frequently asked is, “What is the easiest and fastest way to improve my...

9 May – 20 Sep: Festival Piacere of Modena

Inspired by chef Massimo Bottura (of Osteria Francescana) arrives the exhibition & festival "Pleasure Modena, the gardens of flavour and the arts". With a total of 130 events, one taking place nearly every day and almost all free, the festival will take place from...

Now: Horse Racing at Ippodromo Ghirlandina

Horse racing has resumed at Ippodromo Ghirlandina (Via Argiolas, Modena). Races usually take place on Saturday or Sunday afternoons combined with children entertainment. For more details see the calender here: www.ippodromoghirlandina.it

May: Children’s Wednesdays in Centro Storico

Every Wednesday in May, starting at 17:00, four squares in the old town will host activities dedicated to children May 6 TREASURE HUNT in Piazza Mazzini - Come with us to discover the hidden treasure. For all the young participants a free tasty pizza will be offered...