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May events

May events

44th Artevento Cervia International Kite Festival

Sports and games
Top events
Families
Pinarella - Pinarella beach

from 20th April to 1st May 2024 PREVIEW 2025: 19th April - 4th May
from 10.00 a.m.

Kites from all over the world flying over the beach of Pinarella.

38th Spring Cup

Sports and games
Top events
Cervia - Amici della Vela Sailing Centre

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May 2024

Optimist International Regatta in Cervia's waters

Sea Wedding

Folklore and festivals
Top events
Cervia - Town historical centre and canal harbour

from Friday 10th to Sunday 12th May 2024
MOTOR VESSEL TICKET to attend the ceremony at sea LANDING Porto Canale - Cervia side from 5 to 5.30 pm Scheduled departure at 6pm

580th edition. This celebration has been going on in Cervia ever since 1445. The ancient rite and tradition.

Sailing of the Roses

Sports and games
Cervia - Milano Marittima - Amici della Vela Sailing Centre

Saturday 18th May 2024
2.30 pm

3rd edition of the solidarity event against gender violence

Bonsai Spring

Exhibitions
Cervia - Rubicone Hall

from Friday 17th to Sunday 19th May 2024
see detail on this page

Beautiful miniature plants on show

Volleyball World Beach Pro Tour Futures

Sports and games
Top events
Cervia - Fantini Club 182 Beach Bar

from Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th May 2024

Futures event of the new FIVB Volleyball World Beach Pro Tour 2024 season returns to Cervia beach

Concert Stabat Mater

Music
With ticket
Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral

Saturday 25th May 2024
9 pm

The Young Musicians European Orchestra performs Pergolesi's Stabat Mater

MiMa in Bloom

Street and exhibition markets
Top events
Families
Milano Marittima - Viale Antonio Gramsci

Saturday 25th to Sunday 26th May 2024

A market of Plants and flowers in the centre of Milano Marittima

Sport and wellness

Sports and games
Families
Cervia - Salt Warehouse Area

Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May 2024

A festival for the whole town, an opportunity to watch shows and exhibitions by Cervia's sports clubs

Adriatic Golf Club Cervia - May Calendar

Sports and games
Milano Marittima - Adriatic Golf Club

May 2024 see details on this page

National and international Golf competitions

Beer & Sausage and Moka Club live concert

Folklore and festivals
Tagliata e la Riviera dei Pini - Parco dei Gemelli and Piazzale dei Pesci

Friday 31st May 2024
from 9.00 p.m.

Local cuisine meets beer for a cheerful evening in Tagliata

Cervia Mussel Festival

Folklore and festivals
Top events
Cervia - Fishermen's district, Via Nazario Sauro

Thursday 30th May to Sunday 2nd June 2024
from 10.00 a.m. to midnight

12th edition, celebration of mussels produced in the Cervia sea with tasty dishes for all palates

Le Siepi Equestrian Center - Regional Show Jumping Championships 2024

Sports and games
Cervia - Milano Marittima - Le Siepi Horse riding centre

from Thursday 30th May to Sunday 2nd June 2024

Cervia - Milano Marittima hosts the qualifying championship for the Italian Pony Club Cup

Sunrises and sunsets in the salt pan with Avifauna

Exhibitions
Cervia - Acervum

Friday 31st May 2024
7 pm

Photo exhibition fo Mario Zanetti

Banksy in Cervia

Exhibitions
Top events
With ticket
Cervia - Torre Salt Warehouse

from Friday 1st March to Sunday 9th June 2024
see details on page

A new appointment with street art. Banksy's most iconic works on show in Cervia

In Forli, Pre-Raphaelite Exhibition at the San Domenico Museums

Guided tours
With ticket
Booking required
San Domenico Museums

bus transfer and guided tour 3rd and 17th May; 7th and 21st June 2024

Guided tours of the great exhibition in collaboration with British and American museums

Primavera Slow 2024 in Cervia

Multiple events
Families
Cervia

from 22nd March to 23rd June 2024

A rich calendar of events for unique emotions to discover the nature and flavours of the Emilia-Romagna Delta

Walk in the salt pan along the path of the nests

Guided tours
Families
With ticket
Cervia - Cervia Saltpan Visitors Centre

30th March to 28th June 2024 Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays 2.30 p.m. 10th to 28th June 2024 Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11 a.m. Sunday 2.30 p.m.

Discovering flora and fauna in Cervia salt pan

By boat in search of flamingos

Guided tours
Families
With ticket
Cervia - Cervia Saltpan Visitors Centre

from 30th March to 9th June 2024 Saturdays and holidays from 10th to 30th June every day
4.00 p.m. (until 9th June) 5.00 p.m. (from 10th June)

Discovering treasures and curiosities of Cervia saltpan

Cervia Sailing Centre - Regattas in May and June

Sports and games
Cervia - Amici della Vela Sailing Centre

4th-5th, 18th-19th, and 26th May 22nd-23th and 30th June 2024

A busy regatta season restarts in May and June

Le Siepi Riding Centre - A 5* National Championships

Sports and games
Cervia - Milano Marittima - Le Siepi Horse riding centre

from March to June 2024 see details on this page

Five-star horse races in Cervia - Milano Marittima, next appointment from 3rd to 5th May 2024

Le Siepi Riding Centre - Main Events

Sports and games
Cervia - Milano Marittima - Le Siepi Horse riding centre

from January to August 2024 see details on the page

A rich programme of national horse competitions at the Le Siepi Centre in Milano Marittima

Cervia Town Band Concerts in Piazza Garibaldi

Music
Cervia - Piazza G. Garibaldi

Thursdays 4th and 11th July, 1st, 22nd and 29th August 2024 Concerts also on the occasion of: Marriage of the Sea, Saint Lawrence and Ironman Italy Emilia Romagna
see details on page

The Band of Cervia with its wide musical repertoir, in Cervia, Piazza Garibaldi

Sun, sea, nature

Guided tours
Cervia - Ondina and Milazzo Hotel

from 28th May to 3rd September 2024 onTuesdays
from 9 to 11 pm

Evening walks to discover Cervia's culture and nature

Bees, butterflies, flowers of The Garden of Eden

Street and exhibition markets
Cervia - Viale Italia

from 31st May to 6th September 2024, on Fridays
from 6.00 p.m. to midnight

Biological products and herbs market in Cervia

Sunset in the saltpan, by electric boat

Guided tours
With ticket
Cervia - Cervia Saltpan Visitors Centre

30th March to 7th semptember 2024 Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
one hour before sunset

By electric boat to the heart of the Cervia saltpan, to experience the magical atmosphere of sunset

Art in the square

Exhibitions
Cervia - Piazza G. Garibaldi

from 31st May to 8th September 2024 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
fro 6.00 o.m. to 11.00 p.m.

Painting in Garibaldi square in Cervia

The Garden of the Simples market

Street and exhibition markets
Milano Marittima - Viale Bologna

from 28th May to 10th September 2024, on Tuesadys
from 6.00 p.m. to midnight

Biological and herbs market in Milano Marittima

Aghi di Pino

Street and exhibition markets
Pinarella - Viale Emilia (from Via Vulcano to the pinewood) and Viale Italia (Via Umbria and Via Lucania)

from 29th May to 11th September 2024 on Wednesdays
from 6.00 to midnight

Street market with typical products, local handicrafts and hobby display in Pinarella

Exhibition and market of artistic handicraft

Street and exhibition markets
Pinarella - Viale Mezzanotte

from 30th May to12th September 2024, on Thursdays
from 6 pm to midnight

On Summer Thursdays in Pinarella, a market of original handmade objects

Happy Valley Kart kartodrome races

Sports and games

from 22nd March to 15th September 2024 see programme

An exciting racing season at the Happy Valley Kartodrome in Cervia

Cervia by candlelight

Street and exhibition markets
Cervia - Town historical centre and Fishermen's district

from 7th May to 24th September 2024 every Tuesdays
from 5.00 p.m. to midnight

Organic products and local handicrafts with live music entertainment

Borgomarina Romagna Showcase

Street and exhibition markets
Cervia - Town historical centre and Fishermen's district

from 9th May to 26th September 2024 on Thursdays   
from 5.00 to midnight

Every Thursday within the fishers'village special price menus and street market

First fly of the newborn butterflies

Guided tours
Families
With ticket
Milano Marittima - Butterflies house

from 31st March to 29th September 2024 on Sundays
11.00 a.m.

Exclusive event to see the live show of the first flight of the one day old butterflies

Cervia Garden City

Exhibitions
Top events
Families
Cervia, Milano Marittima, Pinarella, Tagliata

from May to September 2024

52nd edition for Europe's largest open-air floral art exhibition

Canoe excursions

Guided tours
Families
With ticket
Cervia - Milano Marittima - Canoe Kayak Club

all year round

Paddling in a picturesque landscape, between pine forest and saltpan

Visit Bunker 360 - Cervia, travel along the defensive line

Guided tours
Families
With ticket
Cervia - Viale Oriani corner Viale 2 giugno

from January to May and from October to December Saturdays at 10 am from June to September Fridays at 9 pm

A guided tour of the restored World War II bunkers

Igor Mitoraj: sculpting eternity

Exhibitions
Milano Marittima - MarePineta Resort

from Saturday 18th May 2024 to Monday 6th January 2025

On show works by Igor Mitoraj at the MarePineta Resort in Milano Marittima, in collaboration with Galleria Contini
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