Sanremo Music Festival, 63th edition
In Italy there is one thing that never changes: the Festival of Sanremo. It ‘s always the most awaited by the Italians, but also loved by those who wish well to the Riviera. A holiday in the Italian Riviera in February is a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the Italian style of the song.
And also remember that this unique and mild corner of Liguria is unforgettable and especially in winter. Capital o flowers and song, Sanremo will do its best, (and not cheap) from12 to 16 February, when the Ariston Theatre in Sanremo become the navel of Italy, in the spotlight and the cameras of state television, between the flashes of the paparazzi, the rows of cheering fans hunting autographs and the desire to let go the climate of the party.
In over fifty years of history, for the festival have gone most of the famous names of Italian song. The first editions of the Festival, from that of 1951 to that of 1954, were only transmitted by radio from Sanremo Casino, after which the event became primarily a television event. At present the evenings will be Fabio Fazio (famous Ligurian anchor man). The incoming call is the 63rd edition it offers five nights and live on RAI 1 (state tv) with 28 songs presented by 14 “champions” and performances by 8 promising young of Italian music. In addition to the competition, there will be an evening-event “Sanremo Story” with songs of the Festival history interpreted by 14 artists, without voting, which will benefit from the collaboration of Italian and international musical guests. For those who want to enjoy the show from the red chairs of Teatro Ariston reservation requests for the package in the gallery can be booked (tel. +39 0184 591008).