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Highlights

Exhibitions and music, art and design events, food and wine festivals, all good reasons to come and discover beautiful Bologna this fall.

Tartufesta 2018

13/10/2018 - 18/11/2018 Bolognese Apennine

Tartufesta 2018

Tartufesta is the largest Autumn event in the Bologna Apennines with an excellent protagonist: white truffle. Entrepreneurs, gourmands and lovers of good food can experience the magic of the Apennines and their warm autumnal colours surrounded by stalls, events  and good food, following the unmistakeable aroma of this prestigious underbush product.

CITY BOOMING BOLOGNA

20/10/2018 - 9/12/2018 Ex Chiesa di San Mattia

CITY BOOMING BOLOGNA

From October 20th to December 9th 2018, Bologna will host City Booming, a spectacular exhibition in which over 7 million Lego bricks are used to represent the city.

HIROSHIGE. Oltre l’onda

12/10/2018 - 3/03/2019 Museo Civico Archeologico

HIROSHIGE. Oltre l’onda

At the Bologna Archaeological Museum, the exhibition dedicated to Utagawa Hiroshige, one of the most famous Japanese artist in the mid-1800s: about 220 works coming from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and for the first time in Italy.

Cioccoshow 2018

15/11/2018 - 18/11/2018 Piazza XX settembre

Cioccoshow 2018

Fourteenth edition of the most important Italian event dedicated to the world of artisan chocolate

Trekking col treno 2018

4/03/2018 - 8/12/2018 different locations

Trekking col treno 2018

On March 4, 2018 starts the 27th edition of "Trekking col Treno", 60 excursions on the trails of the Bolognese Appennine and beyond

Mucha

29/09/2018 - 20/01/2019 Palazzo Pallavicini

Mucha

From 29 September 2018 until 20 January 2019 Bologna hosts for the first time an important retrospective on the work of Alphonse Mucha, one of the greatest performers of Art Nouveau. 

Frankenstein Senior

31/10/2018 - 23/11/2018 Museo di Palazzo Poggi

Frankenstein Senior

An evening at the Museo di Palazzo Poggi together with the actors who have interpreted the docudrama "Frankenstein Senior". Visit the collections and take part in movie screenings.

Bologna Jazz Festival 2018

25/10/2018 - 25/11/2018 Different venues

Bologna Jazz Festival 2018

The great history of jazz together with the most innovative sound trends: international artists and great music in best theatres of Bologna.

BilBOlbul 2018

BilBOlbul 2018

BilBOlbul is an international comics festival curated by Hamelin Cultural Association. Every year, BilBOlbul presents exhibitions, talks, workshops and performances by artists from all over the world.