From February 12 to 16 the Fiera di Roma hosts Big Blu, the big event that the capital devoted to the sea and all its fans. Big Blu is the reference event for Rome for everything about the nautical culture of all kinds.
Between boats and beach apparel , diving and sailing, Big Blu will try to attract both the general public, always fascinated by the sea, and the industry.
The exhibition consists of seven pavilions will be located 530 boats, and a full program of events, meetings and conferences in which more than 500 journalists were accredited.
The sectors affected by Big Blu are sailing boats, motor , pneumatic , water sports , marine engines , trucks , marinas and related services ; diving activities and related services. And also: insurance and financial services , nautical clothing , accessories and equipment , nautical decor , nautical tourism and charter , sailing schools.
Big Blu is divided into several sub-areas of great interest : for example Subnitaly dedicated to diving and Outdoors Experience, dedicated to outdoor tourism . Do not miss the Fun zones , dedicated to the sporting events. The subscription that allows entry for two days of the show costs 12 Euros .
July 26 to August 11, 2013 Ventimiglia (Imperia) –
Ventimiglia, province of Imperia, hosts to the new edition of ‘”August medieval“, a major event to be held from 26 July to 11 August.
Every year, at the end of July and during the month of August, the history becomes the protagonist and the Medieval City regains atmospheres that seem never forgotten.
Hundreds of people liven up the magnificent historical center, bringing the visitor into the atmosphere of the Middle Ages, with the figures in historical dress, carried out at night, based on a different theme each year.
You can visit taverns, see musicians, fire-eaters and jugglers, the medieval market, but also the typical, with a visit to the monuments of ancient instruments and concerts. The Regatta of goiters Ligurian rewards the citizens of the districts with the first-come Carbaso.
August 4, in La Spezia
“Palio del Golfo” of La Spezia is coming: the event takes place every year on the first Sunday of August in the waters off the promenade of the city of La Spezia. The rowing contest between 13 boats similar to the national goiter but handmade by local artisans with unique features that make them more agile and fast.
The Palio is born probably from impromptu games between the crews of boats loaded with fish or the ancient “black gold” of the Gulf of La Spezia: mussels or “muscles” as they are better known in the whole of the Gulf.
Major challenges as the victory was not then a sporting victory but could not afford the priority of unloading at the quay of the catch or the product transported, thereby increasing the possibility of gain or while still allowing you to enjoy with a little advance well-earned rest.
Even today, the event is lived with passion by all citizens and especially by the inhabitants of the modern districts or townships renowned Countries – overlooking the sea in Portovenere, Le Grazie, Fezzano, Cadimare, Marola, CRDD, Canaletto, Fossamastra, Muggiano San Terenzo, Venere Azzurra, Lerici and Tellar.
2 to 6 October 2013 in Genoa –
Genoa welcomes the traditional appointment with the International Boat Show: 2 to 6 October the Ligurian capital will host the fifty-third edition of the great event.
A concrete rationalization of space will stand more linear in the 2013 edition, to exploit the prestigious setting of the context. The marine of Fiera di Genova also offer the opportunity to test the water with the boats.
The 2012 edition of the Salone showed excellent numbers: 1400 boats on display, 178,000 visitors, over 200,000 square meters of exhibition space, plus 100,000 square feet of water surface.
“The Boat Show 2013 will be very different from those that preceded it – said the organizers – one that will offer this year is an advanced formula of event, from its container, entirely revisited to invite you to visit a new mode of and fruition. ”
“An event that thanks to over 50 years of experience and careful comparison with all the parties involved want to be more timely and, we believe the most effective, both in its
installations that time management and exhibition spaces”.