The Artist Lights of Salerno 2019 / 2020 are back, with fantastic light installations and the Ferris wheel to embellish for the Christmas period.
The city of Salerno back to color Friday November 15 2019 when the beautiful will be inaugurated installations of the Artist Lights Salerno 2019 / 2020, in Villa Comunale. The switch-off date will be the January 19 2020.
As every year, in the streets of the Salerno area, the project that involves the installation of light installations, who want to beautify the city center for the period of Christmas. Among the novelties of this year there are the Chandeliers of the King, of which we speak in the specific paragraph.
They come back then the flowers in via dei Principati, via Carmine, and in the area of Torrione, as well as the splendid Vietri ceramics in Piazza Sant'Agostino, all the decorated trees of via Roma and as always the Villa Comunale also dressed in light for the occasion.
Inauguration of the Lights of Salerno with concert
The inauguration of the November 15 also includes a concert at 19.30 with jazz artist Anthony Strong, an English musician. If it rains, the concert will take place in the Arts Theater.
Theme of the Artist's Lights: illuminated streets and squares
This year's theme is the floral decorations and the area of the Villa Comunale will be inspired by the Zoo.
In the famous Piazza Flavio there is a real joy forest of lights, a huge tree full of bright branches that will make the whole area fantastic.
In Piazza Gian Camillo Gloriosi stands out one comet, in Piazza Vittorio Veneto we can admire the huge Christmas ball and, in Piazza Sant'Agostino, i lemons and the famous ceramics of Vietri.
In via dei Principati and in via Carmine, instead, i multicolored flowers.
The Christmas Tree of Salerno
Inevitable as every year, the Christmas Tree will be lit in Piazza Portanova the 7 December. It is decorated with hundreds of bows, ribbons, balls and is high 26 meters. The lighting provides well 409.500 led lamps. During the whole period, in the square they are planned shows, concerts ed special events.
The Chandeliers of the King
One of the novelties of this year is i Chandeliers of the King, as mentioned, and are found in Corso Vittorio Emanuele. The effect you want to create is to long and rich illuminated corridor, which would be worthy of a dwelling of a sovereign.
The Ferris Wheel of Salerno
The inevitable will also be present Ferris wheel, high 55 meters and equipped with 36 cabin also suitable for people inside disabled with mobility difficulties that move using the wheelchair. It is therefore a question of an inclusive attraction, which offers everyone the opportunity to see the city from another point of view, enjoying the view from above. Within this structure there is also one VIP cabin with leather seats and walnut furniture, TV and mini bar.
Each lap has one duration of approximately 15-20 minutes.
Luci d'Artista Card, what it is and how it works
As every year, you can buy the Luci d'Artista Card which allows you to have discounts and benefits. The price is 5 euro and you can have it reductions in various activities in the city and for some events planned during the Luci d'Artista event. More information can be found on official page.
Information about Luci d'Artista Salerno 2019 / 2020
Where: Various places in Salerno
When: From November 15 2019 to 19 January 2020
- lights from 17.00 to 2.00
- Ferris wheel from 10.00 to 24.00
- Free entry to the artist's lights
- Ferris wheel: 9 euro adults | 6 euro children under 120 cm