Events traditionally happening in Milan

St Patrick Day in Milan

Celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day in Milan

March 11, 2017by

Every 17 March of the year it’s St. Patrick’s Day, that is to say the day to celebrate Ireland and its foremost patron saint. Although this feast is strictly part of the cultural and religious heritage …

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Fuorisalone 2017: Isola Design District

March 07, 2017by

On the occasion of kick-in of the 2017 edition of Fuorisalone Milanese design scene hs been enriched by a new, futuristic district located in the recently modernised Isola area: the Isola Design District. …

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Artistar Jewels Jewelry Show

January 31, 2017by

Artistar Jewels Jewellery Show features contemporary Artistic Jewels by 144 international designers from more than 30 countries for a total number of 400 mostly unique creations. These are the figures …

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January: International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Milan

January 23, 2017by

About Europe - on 27 January 1945  soldiers of the Red Army opened the gates of Auschwitz and freed prisoners who survived the extermination in the Nazi camp. The allied entered Auschwitz-Birkenau camp, …

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Masterpieces on Display at Palazzo Marino

November 11, 2016by

Every year during Christmas time Palazzo Marino, the seat of Milan’s Municipality, gifts locals and foreign visitors with the chance of admiring special art masterpieces, exclusively on display thanks …

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A Building Becomes Advent Calendar in Piazza Duomo – 24 Days of Concerts

November 09, 2016by

Not only Christmas in Milan is one of the most awaited times of the year, but now also the Advent is an unmissable hot-date in the city centre. Milan’s Municipality indeed has a tradition mixing Christmas …

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Milan’s Christmas Trees: Galleria, Duomo and Others

November 02, 2016by

Since time immemorial in Italy Christmas is not Christmas without a shiny Christmas tree enlivening the atmosphere of one of the greatest times of the year. Milan follows this tradition by embellishing …

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New Year’s Eve 2017 in Milan – 31 December 2016: What to Do, the Best Parties and More!

September 25, 2016by

Last updated on 15 December 2016 Are you looking for a New Year’s Eve party in Milan? Take a look at our guide for some ideas to make your 31 December in Milano memorable. Whether you aim to spend …

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Street Markets in the Brera District

May 30, 2016by

Antiques Market along Via Fiori Chiari Since 1981, every third Sunday of the month antique vendors meet in Brera to sell their vintage jewels, books, porcelains and clothing. Today the stalls are roughly …

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Orticola – Milan’s most Important Show of Unusual, Rare and Ancient Flowers, Plants and Fruits

April 28, 2016by

A traditional date on Milan’s spring calendar, three-day horticultural event Orticola is usually held in May against the backdrop of the gardens Indro Montanelli, in via Palestro, as well as piazza …

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Weekly and Monthly Fairs and Markets in the Picturesque Navigli District

April 11, 2016by

Picturesque Navigli District is made of a widespread network of canals whose ancient history is linked to Leonardo da Vinci (learn more). Today, the area is bursting with trendy dining and nightlife …

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Fair: BIT Milan – International Travel Fair

April 04, 2016by

The International Travel Fair, known as BIT (Borsa Internazionale del Turismo) is an event that brings together tour operators from all over the world, a large audience of visitors, travel lovers, television …

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Artisanal Nativity Scenes on Display in Lainate [20km from Milan]

December 02, 2015by

From 5 December to 10 January even the historical heritage of Villa Litta in Lainate celebrates Christmas. For the eighth year in a row, the domain hosts one of the most renowned nativity scenes display …

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Fair: “G. Come Giocare” – Toys and Games, every November in Milan

November 04, 2015by

The fair “G come Giocare” is one of the most renowned fairs on toys, games and new inventions for the youngest, with an average participation of nearly 40,000 visitors every year. It includes presentations, table …

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2015-2016 Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy and the Opening of the Holy Door: from 8 December 2015 until 20 November 2016

March 20, 2015by

The Jubilee of Mercy is also known as ‘extraordinary,’ since it was announced (below video) only a short time before its beginning (13 March 2015). Worldwide celebrations for the event start on 8 December …

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Easter Weekend

April 01, 2014by

Are you spending Easter weekend in Milan? By tradition on Sunday, April 20 and Monday, April 21, visitors will have a chance to enjoy a less frenetic side of the city. As an alternative to shopping (as …

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