The Summer Festival in Bologna is back! 39a Festa dei Bambini(39th Kids’ Festival, 27-30 May) is an event not to be missed, made of meetings, games, workshops, cultural debates, stands with regional specialties and music events, which is renewed every year to discover and share the desire of beauty inside everyone. The theme of this 39th edition is “The bridge to the stars. Challenge to the height of desire"
Following the main meetings scheduled in the programme:
FRIDAY, MAY 27 ● 20:30 Main stage – blessing of Monsignor Matteo Maria Zuppi, Bishop of Bologna
SATURDAY, MAY 28 ● 11:30 Main stage – Book presentation “ THE HOUR BEFORE THE MIRACLE” ● 16:30 “YOU ARE A GOOD FOR ME” Experiences of charity in Bologna, with Ugo Comaschi (Person in charge of “Aiuto al lavoro” in Milan) ● 18:00 Main stage “S IAMO TUTTI TIPI DA COMMEDIA”, between Dante and the Bible, the funny life on stage. A talk with: Gennaro Nunziante – director of successful Italian movies like "Cado dalle nubi" and "Quo vado", Paolo Cevoli – Actor , Davide Rondoni – Poet and writer ● 21:30 Main stage THE LORD OF THE RINGS, the friendship is crucial when you share a big ideal and a great duty. Speaker: Davide Prosperi Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca ● 22:45 Main stage THE LIVERPOOL – Not only Beatles, cover band rock
SUNDAY, MAY 29 ● 14:30 – BUILDING THE UNENDING BRIDGE: THE GREAT GAME TO STARS, Big team game for children and adults (ages 5 to 95) ● 18:00 – My wish for me and you is that you never be tranquil : Stories of welcoming in our city. Speaker: Gianluca Velez (president of cooperative “Il Pellicano”) ● 21:30 Main stage – “ NON SARÀ UN' AVVENTURA “Innocenti evasioni”, Lucio Battisti tribute band
LUNEDÌ 30 MAGGIO ● 18:30 – THERE IS ONLY ONE ADVENTURER IN THE WORLD Lovingand be loved with freedom: the challenge of being a father. Speaker: Mauro Grimoldi – Professor at College “Don Gnocchi” of Carate Brianza ● 21:30 Main stage – THE LITTLE PRINCE Antoine di S. Exupery