Saturday 23 September

Via Garibaldi – 3 pm

SIXTEENTH-CENTURY GENOESE PALACES

Guided tours of the Palazzi dei Rolli, sumptuous historic homes declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 2006 (tour lasts about 2 hours). Includes admission to Palazzo Rosso, Palazzo Nicolosio Lomellino, Palazzo Tobia Pallavicino, and Palazzo Imperiale. Tour begins in the foyer of Palazzo Rosso, Via Garibaldi 18. Reduced ticket price of €12 for Salone Nautico International Boat Show ticketholders. Tickets available at IAT Garibaldi – Palazzo delle Torrette, Via Garibaldi 12 R; IAT Porto Antico – Palazzina Santa Maria, Via al Porto Antico 2.

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Saturday 23 September

Via San Vincenzo

SAN VINCENZO IN BLOOM

Nautical theme displays in plant and flower shops.

 

Saturday 23 settembre

Lido di Albaro – 11 am

MILLEVELE REGATTA

The traditional sailing regatta begins in the waters off Lido di Albaro on Saturday. Regatta participants spend the evening at the Italian Yacht Club, and on Sunday 24 September awards will be presented at the Salone Nautico International Boat Show.

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Saturday 23 September

Portofino, from 2 pm to 6:30 pm

WATERPOLO BY THE SEA

An intense challenge including an exhibition game by the Italian national women’s team and a match between the men’s national team and Team All.

waterpolobythesea.com

 

Saturday 23 September

ALBARO IN FESTA

Via Albaro – 3:30 pm to 10 pm

Entertainment outside participating businesses, with street artist performances from Via Albaro to Piazza Leopardi, where the artists of Zelig will perform.

 

Saturday 23 September

Pegli Archeological Museum

Via Ignazio Pallavicini 11 – 4 pm

BY LAND AND BY SEA: FROM UNDERWATER SHIPWRECKS TO ROMAN ROADS

A free tour in which several voices, including a “digital voice”, tell the history of Liguria, from shipwrecks at the bottom of the sea to ancient Roman roads.

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Saturday 23 September

Auditorium of Palazzo Rosso

Via Garibaldi 18 – 4:30 pm

CONCERT BY COLLEGIUM PRO MUSICA “LE VIE DEL BAROCCO”

As part of the International Chamber Music Festival, the Salon of the Mendelssohn Home (Mozart, Mendelssohn, Schumann). comune.genova.it

 

Saturday 23 September

Commenda di Prè – 5 pm

EUROPEAN HERITAGE DAYS

Stories, multimedia events featuring music and images, in which sounds and screenings dialogue with history under the stones of the Commenda. Free admission subject to availability on the ground floor. Organised by Duplex Ride Cultural Association.

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Saturday 23 September

from 5 pm to 8 pm

TANGO IN VIA XX SETTEMBRE

Tango in the little square where Via XX Settembre meets Via San Vincenzo (under the Monumental Bridge) in partnership with ASD AZZURRA.

 

Saturday 23 September

Via Roma, Galleria Mazzini, Via XXV Aprile, Salita Santa Caterina from 5 pm to midnight

EVENING IN BLU

Streets will be closed to traffic to show off vintage cars at the 19th historic re-enactment of the Pontedecimo-Giovi rally. Shops open until midnight. Dance performances Galleria Mazzini between 7 and 9 pm.

 

Saturday 23 September

Palazzo Ducale

Spazio 46 – 7 PM

ISLANDS IN THE STREAM

Organised by Art Commission, the exhibition “Isole nella corrente” or “Islands in the stream” opens in the evocative setting of Palazzo Ducale, with a presentation by Federica Soldati. Sculpture exhibition by Virginia Monteverde. Open Tuesday through Sunday from 4 pm to 7 pm. Free admission. artcommissionevents.com

 

Saturday 23 September

Palazzo Reale, Via Balbi 10

Palazzo Spinola, Piazza di Pellicceria 1 – 7 pm to 10 pm

MUSEUMS BY NIGHT

Palazzo Reale and Palazzo Spinola stay open until 10 pm to offer visitors an opportunity to discover the places that have made the history of Genoa in the evocative atmosphere of an early autumn evening. Special admission price of €1 for Salone Nautico International Boat Show ticketholders. visitgenoa.itmuseidigenova.it

 

Saturday 23 September

Salone Nautico, Blu Pavilion 9 pm

AN EVENING FOR EXHIBITORS AT THE 57th SALONE NAUTICO INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW

A special evening celebrating the 57th Boat Show, dedicated to Carlo Riva, with the traditional awards ceremony for exhibitors who have participated for 50 years. On invitation. 

 

Saturday 23 September

ILLUMINATED WINDOWS AND AN EVENING OF SHOPPING UNTIL 11 PM IN NERVI

Shops along Via Oberdan and Via Marco Sala will set up special window displays and stay open until 11 pm. Musical performances will take place etween 8 pm and 11 pm.

 

Saturday 23 September and Sunday 24 September

Nervi harbour

HISTORIC CYCLING TOUR OF THE TWO GULFS

Starting at 9 am on Saturday, Nervi harbour hosts a vintage market, with live swing performances after 7 pm. At 9 am on Sunday the historic cycling tour begins, with three routes (39-69-82 km), unique food and wine stops (San Rocco di Camogli, Sant Margherita Ligure and Recco) and an exclusive ride along the waterfront in Camogli.

 

Saturday 23 September and Sunday 24 September

City centre – 10 am

GENOA WALKING TOUR

(Italian/English on Saturday; Italian/English + French/Spanish on Sunday). Guided tour of Europe’s biggest medieval city centre and Strada Nuova (tour takes about 2 hours). Includes admission to Strada Nuova Museums for independent visits. Starts at IAT Porto Antico. Reduced ticket price of €12 for Salone Nautico International Boat Show ticketholders. Tickets available from IAT Garibaldi – Via Garibaldi 12R; IAT Porto Antico – Via al Porto Antico 2. comune.genova.it

 

Saturday 23 September and Sunday 24 September

San Bernardo, Via dei Giustiniani e Piazza Sarzano

Saturday from 3 pm to 11 pm

Sunday from 3 pm to 8 pm

M.U.R.A. Movimento Urbano Rete Artista – STREET HAPPENING, ART AND SOCIAL EVENT

Music, street theatre, dance, circus performers and poetry: a dozen associations present meetings, workshops and children’s entertainment. “Repessin” vintage market in San Bernardo and Via dei Giustiniani, arts and crafts market in Piazza Sarzano and Piazzetta Rostagno. muragenova.it

 

from Saturday 23 September to Wednesday 27 September

Genoa University Library,

Via Balbi 40

from 10 am, every 30 minutes

GUIDED TOURS OF THE EXHIBITION “NATURALIA E ARTIFICIALIA”

An exhibition about nature and art in the harmony of wax. bibliotecauniversitaria.ge.it