October in Rimini, a month never so rich to experience the city

Published on: 28 September 2020

The month of October, in Rimini, will be one of the richest ever for the cultural offer and for sports enthusiasts. The appointments includ the opening of new museums, exhibitions dedicated to great artists, symphonic concerts, film festivals and, of course, the Tour of Italy:

Cycling enthusiasts are already waiting, October is the month when professional cyclist athletes will pursue their dream of wearing the pink jersey of the Giro d'Italia, and Rimini is ready to welcome them. On 14 October, Rimini will host the "Fellini Stage", the arrival point of the Sant’Elpidio-Rimini leg, a route that will cross the heart of Romagna to cross the finish line on the new waterfront of Rimini.

Do not miss the new PART - (Palazzi dell'arte di Rimini) contemporary art museum site, inaugurated on 24 September. A prestigious exhibition space is housed in the old medieval buildings in Rimini historic center, the thirteenth-century Palazzo dell'Arengo and the fourteenth-century Palazzo del Podestà, which together with Palazzo Garampi, the Galli Theater and the Pescheria overlook Piazza Cavour, the heart of the city. Within this evocative context is housed the San Patrignano Foundation Collection, a collection of works donated by successfull contemporary artists of the Italian and international scene. (the Part is open from Tuesday to Friday from 9.30am to 1.00pm and from 4.00pm to 7.00pm; Saturday, Sunday and holidays 10am – 7.00pm; Closed on Mondays).

Foor art lovers, on 17 October at the City Museum, on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of Raffaello Sanzio's death, the City Museum will be opening an exhibition dedicated to the work "Madonna Diotallevi", considered one of his most important early paintings.The painting is a youthful work by Raphael that bears the name of its last private owner, the Marquis Audiface Diotallevi from Rimini. The exhibition will allow a new contextualization of this masterpiece with an original approach, linked to the territory and at the same time focused on education and youth activity of the artist (Info: www.museicomunalirimini.it).

From 16 to 18 October, Rimini will host another important cultural event, the XXII edition of the "Festival del mondo antico"/ "Ancient World Festival". Three days of meetings, round tables, book presentations and guided tours to learn about the past, to understand the present and build the future .

Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 October, the second edition of the Film Festival "The Seventh Art - Cinema and Industry 2020", will take place and will be dedicated to Federico Fellini, on the centenary of his death.

October is also the month of great symphonic music. Rimini has been hosting, for 75 years, one of the most important international classical music events, the “Sagra Musicale Malatestiana”. In October there will be numerous appointments inside the reborn Galli Theater.

In the first days of autumn, thanks to the ideal climate for excursions, it is possible to select among numerous packages that combine guided tours in places of high historical or landscape value, with other experiences of a culinary nature: www.visitrimini.com/uk/
Theme Parks (Italia in Miniatura, Cattolica Aquarium, Fiabilandia and Skypark) are still open on the weekends to welcome guests even in October.


Here is the calendar of unmissable October events in Rimini:

 71st Sagra Musicale Malatestiana
1 - 6 -18 -28 October
Rimini, Teatro Galli
Symphonic Concerts, Chamber Music, Ancient Music and collateral projects

La Settima Arte - Cinema e Industria 2020 (The Seventh Art)
Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 October 2020
The Film Festival in Rimini
Site: www.lasettimarte.it

 Giro d'Italia 2020
14 October 2020
11th leg from Porto Sant'Elpidio to Rimini

TTG Travel Experience -
From Wednesday 14 to Friday 16 October 2020
Rimini Fiera, via Emilia 155
Simultaneously with SIA Guest and SUN
Telefono:+39 0541 744555 (Help Desk)
Site: www.ttgexpo.it

"Madonna Diotallevi" by Raphael in Rimini
From 17 October 2020 to 10 January 2021
Museo della Città 'Luigi Tonini', via Tonini 1 - Rimini historic centre

Antico/Presente - Festival del Mondo Antico (Festival of the Ancient World)
14, 16, 17, 18, 21 October 2020 
Museo della Città 'Luigi Tonini, via Tonini 1 - Rimini historic centre
XXII edition - Magnificent Obsessions
site: https://antico.comune.rimini.it

Festival di teatro e danza al Teatro degli Atti: Le voci dell'anima (Theater and dance festival at the Teatro degli Atti: The voices of the soul)
From Tuesday  29 September to Monday 5 October 2020
Teatro degli Atti, via Cairoli 42 - Rimini historic centre
XVIII edition: Lassandè
Site: www.teatrogalli.it

Rimini Amusement Show at Fiera di Rimini
From Wednesday 30 September to Friday 2 October 2020
Enada at Fiera di Rimini
From 30 September to 2 October 2020
Rimini Fiera (Ingresso Sud), via Emilia 155 - Rimini

P.assaggi DiVino in Borgo San Giuliano
Friday 2 and Saturday 3 ottobre 2020
Ponte di Tiberio e Borgo San Giuliano – Rimini
Two evenings, dedicated to the local DOC wine
Time:6.00pm – 11.00pm

Artigiani al Centro (Artisans at the Center)
Sanday 18 October
piazza Tre Martiri - Rimini historic centre
Handmade craft market
Time:9.30am to 7.00pm

Rimini Antiqua
last Sunday of the month
Rimini historic centre: Piazza Tre Martiri, via IV Novembre and Corso d'Augusto
Time: 8.30am to 7.00pm