What to do and events in Naples during the weekend from 23 to 25 September 2022

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Thursday, 22/09/2022
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Fabiana Bianchi
David Bowie, photo by Andrew Kent

In weekend from 23 to 25 September 2022 a Napoli there are many beautiful, interesting and prestigious events. The long-awaited exhibition dedicated to David Bowie, there are the European Heritage Days with admission to museums for 1 euro, there are visits to archaeological sites and extraordinary openings in the normally inaccessible places of the Castel dell'Ovo.

Not only that, there are the Drive In, the Night of Tammorra, some festivals and much more to discover.

Here's what to do on the weekend.

Cover photo credit: Andrew Kent

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Castel dell'Ovo in Naples, free extraordinary openings of normally closed spaces

Castle of the Egg

How to participate

The European Heritage Days, the so-called GEP, will take place on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September 2022. This is a special initiative that was born with the aim of enhancing the beauties present in our territory, with many activities in museums and places of culture.

Information on Castel dell'Ovo in Naples, free extraordinary openings of normally closed spaces:

Where: Castle of the Egg When:
  • Saturday 24 September 2022
  • Sunday September 25 2022
Price: free of charge

European Heritage Days in Naples with admissions at 1 euro and evening openings

Pompeii, Italy

The theme of the 2022 edition of the GEP

The special appointment with the GEP is back, or the European Heritage Days, one of the most anticipated cultural events of the year. This year they will take place on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September 2022 and also the museums and archaeological sites of Naples will be involved.

Information on European Heritage Days in Naples with admissions at 1 euro and evening openings:

Where: CampaniaOpenings during the weekend:
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

MANN Naples Museum: evening admission for 1 euro, concert and workshops for the European Heritage Days

Statues at the MANN in Naples

The MANN program for the two days

As every year, the MANN of Naples also participates in the European Heritage Days which include two days of extraordinary events both during the day and in the evening. They take place on 24 and 25 September 2022 and on the second day, therefore on 25 September, there will be exceptional openings in the evening with the ticket price at 1 euro.

Information on MANN Naples Museum:

Where: National Archaeological Museum of NaplesGive her: 09:00 22:00Openings during the weekend:
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Prezzi:
  • Whole daytime: €18
  • Reduced daytime: €2
  • Evening Saturday 25 September: €1

Sansevero Chapel in Naples, evening opening for the European Heritage Days

Veiled Christ

How to book a visit

The Sansevero Chapel Museum, also known as the Church of Santa Maria della Pietà or Pietatella, is one of the best known cultural sites in Naples. Inside the structure there are wonderful works of art such as the Veiled Christ by Giuseppe Sanmartino, the Modesty by Antonio Corradini and the Disinganno by Francesco Queirolo.

Information on Cappella Sansevero in Naples, evening opening for the European Heritage Days:

Where: Sansevrero ChapelThe: 24-09-2022
Give her: 09:00 22:00
Prezzi:
  • ordinary ticket: €8
  • reduced ticket: €5
  • partners do: €6
  • disabled with companion: €5

Exhibition on David Bowie in Naples: at PAN 150 photos, documents, posters and clothes of the White Duke

David Bowie in the hotel

An incredible journey into the life of David Bowie

The PAN, or the Palazzo delle Arti in Naples, from 24 September 2022 will be the location of a very interesting event, or the photographic exhibition dedicated to David Bowie which will last until 29 January 2023.

Information on the David Bowie exhibition in Naples:

Where: Palace of the Arts Naples Give her: 09:00Openings during the weekend:
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Prezzi:
  • weekday ticket : €10
  • holiday ticket : €12
  • open ticket: €14
  • reduced ticket: €8
  • school ticket : €4

Campania by Night: events, visits, concerts in Pompeii and other archaeological sites

brown village arch during daytime

The

Also this year the special appointment with Campania By Night is renewed, that is the summer cultural event that has been taking place for several years in the region. The exhibition was born with a very specific intent, that is to enhance and promote our territory and the most beautiful cultural sites.

Information about Campania by Night:

Where: Pompei
Date:
  • September 23th, 2022: opening: 19:00 pm - closing 23:00 pm
Prezzi:
  • booking: €1.50
Note: Sappho, the girl from Lesbos with Silvia Romani. Following free or guided visit to the exhibition Art and sensuality in the houses of Pompeii. Admission is free subject to availability. Booking is recommended and costs 1,50 on ticket.

Evening openings in the Roman villas of Stabia, Oplontis and Boscoreale

Saturday night events

Starting from 6 August and until 2 October 2022, every Saturday and Sunday, from 20:00 to 23:00 with last admission at 22:00, there will be many evening events that will affect the Roman villas of Stabiae, Oplontis, Boscoreale and the Archaeological Museum of Stabia Libero D'Orsi - Reggia di Quisisana.

Information on Evening openings in the Roman villas of Stabia, Oplontis and Boscoreale:

Where: Pompeii Archaeological Park Openings during the weekend:
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Prezzi:
  • Ticket Villa di Poppea : €5
  • Libero D'Orsi museum ticket : €6

Festival of the Vesuvian Villas in the Golden Mile with concerts, theater and dance

Villa Campolieto

The

Starting from Friday 2 and until Sunday 25 September 2022 in the wonderful Vesuvian Villas of the Golden Mile the XNUMXnd edition of the Vesuvian Villas Festival will take place with a program full of activities and events.

Information on the Vesuvian Villas Festival in the Golden Mile with concerts, theater and dance:

Where: HerculaneumWhen:
  • Friday 23 September 2022 Ore: 19:30
  • Saturday 24 September 2022 Ore: 19:30
  • Sunday September 25 2022 Ore: 19:30
Prezzi:
  • single ticket: €10

Molo San Vincenzo in Naples, guided tours in the new promenade: how to book

Molo San Vincenzo in Naples

The dates of the walks to the new Molo San Vincenzo

The Molo San Vincenzo in Naples has finally reopened after a long renovation that has returned it to the city, as we have already explained in our previous article.

Information on Molo San Vincenzo in Naples, guided tours in the new promenade:

Where: Pier San VincenzoGive her: 18:00Openings during the weekend:
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Price: free of charge

The Carminiello Church in Toledo in Naples reopens with an exhibition: a true architectural jewel

Carminiello to the Mannesi

Who is Bill Viola

Right in the heart of the city of Naples, in Toledo, there is an architectural jewel, we are talking about the Carminiello Church, which finally becomes accessible to the public starting from 2 September 2022. The church in fact, which is managed by the Ministry for goods and cultural activities, had been closed for several years.

Information on The Carminiello Church in Toledo in Naples reopens with an exhibition:

Where: Carminiello ai Mannesi Church Give her: 10:00 20:00Openings during the weekend:
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

San Carlo Theater in Naples, September shows and operas

Symphonic string orchestra performing on stage

The

As per tradition, also for this year, the musical season is inaugurated at the San Carlo Theater in Naples, with many events, including music, shows and dance.

Information on Teatro San Carlo in Naples, the shows and operas of September:

Where: San Carlo Theater, NaplesWhen:
    Prezzi:
    • minimum ticket: €25
    • maximum ticket: €153
    Note: Olga Peretyatko and Elena Bashkirova protagonists of a musical journey from Glinka, to Prokof'ev, from Shostakovich, to Rachmaninov

    Evening aperitifs at Rione Terra in Pozzuoli with Puteoli Sacra: suggestive tours at sunset

    Rione Terra in Pozzuoli

    Puteoli Sacra, what can we visit

    The characteristic Rione Terra di Pozzuoli becomes even more protagonist this summer thanks to the itineraries organized as part of the Puteoli Sacra project, the new visiting area in this particular village, the oldest in Pozzuoli and uninhabited for 50 years.

    Information on evening aperitifs at the Rione Terra in Pozzuoli with Puteoli Sacra:

    Where: Rione Terra, PozzuoliGive her: 18:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • Ticket: €12

    Events at the Maschio Angioino in Naples for the summer with concerts, theater and dance

    Maschio Angioino

    The program of events

    From Friday 15 July 2022 the rich program of summer events began at the Maschio Angioino in Naples, appointments that will take place until 1 October in the Courtyard of the Castel Nuovo where a stage has been set up and there are 400 seats.

    Information on Events at the Maschio Angioino in Naples for the summer with concerts, theater and dance:

    Where: Maschio AngioinoOpenings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Note: The program is in the article by clicking on More Information

    The Ipogeo dei Cristallini in Naples opens to the public with a multimedia and 3D path

    Hypogeum of the Cristallini

    Free visits: that's when

    The Ipogeo dei Cristallini in the heart of the Rione Sanità-Vergini in Naples finally reopens to the public and the date to be marked is July 1, 2022. It is an incredible treasure, a testimony of Hellenic painting and architecture.

    Information on the Ipogeo dei Cristallini in Naples opens to the public with a multimedia and 3D path:

    Where: Hypogeum of the CristalliniGive her: 10:00 14:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • full ticket : €25
    • reduced ticket: €12

    Ethnos Festival, the great International Ethnic Music in the Villas of the Golden Mile

    Ethnos Festival in Campania

    The program of the Ethnos Festival

    The Ethnos Festival began on 9 September 2022, the festival of music and shows that every year delights us in the municipalities of the Vesuvian area and which this year will last until 3 November.

    Information on Ethnos Festival, the great International Ethnic Music in the Villas of the Golden Mile:

    Where: Villas of the Golden Mile, Foundries of Villa Bruno, Royal Palace of PorticiWhen:
    • Friday 23 September 2022 Ore: 20:30
    • Saturday 24 September 2022 Ore: 20:30
    • Sunday September 25 2022 Ore: 18:00
    Prezzi:
    • Minimum ticket: €3
    • Maximum ticket: €13

    Cecily Brown at the Capodimonte Museum with the masterpiece The Triumph of Death

    Cecily brown

    In the Museum and Real Bosco di Capodimonte in Naples, starting from 10 February and until 30 September 2022, the beautiful work entitled The Triumph of Death, 2019 will be exhibited.

    Information on Cecily Brown at the Capodimonte Museum with the masterpiece The Triumph of Death:

    Where: Museum of Capodimonte, Naples Give her: 08:30 19:30Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • full ticket : €12
    • reduced ticket : €2

    Salvador Dalì - Luce, the Master's Treasures on display in Vico Equense between sculpture, jewelry and fashion

    Dali

    The objects exhibited at the exhibition

    The marvelous Monumental Complex of the Holy Trinity and Paradise, today Museo Mineralogico Campano di Vico Equense until 30 September 2022 will be the site of an exhibition dedicated to Salvador Dalì and entitled Luce. The treasures of the Master.

    Information on Salvador Dalì - Luce, the Master's Treasures on display in Vico Equense between sculpture, jewelry and fashion:

    Where: Mineralogical Museum of CampaniaGive her: 10:00 18:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • Unique place: €9
    • Single place for Residents of Vico Equense: €5
    • Single seat Reduced Under 12 : €5
    • Single place for Under 26 students: €7
    • Single seat Reduced Over 65 : €7
    • Unique place Rid. police : €7
    • Reduced single seat for 10-20 people: €7
    • Single place Reduced school groups : €6
    • Unique place Disabled people : €5
    • Unique place Bonus Culture: €8

    Dalì and Hitchcock exhibition in Naples: Spellbound arrives in European preview

    Spellbound poster

    Two masters in comparison

    The mystery behind the billboards that are promoting an event dedicated to the two geniuses of Salvador Dalì and Alfred Hitchcock has finally been revealed.

    Information on Dalì and Hitchcock Exhibition in Naples:

    Where: Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore della PietrasantaGive her: 10:00 20:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • full: €15.40
    • Reduced school groups : €8
    • Reduced Under 12: €11
    • Under 26 students: €11
    • Over 65: €11
    • Reduced law enforcement: €11
    • Reduced 10-30 Person: €13.20
    • Disabled: €11
    • Family 2 + 1 WB: €11
    • Family 2 + 2: €9.75
    • Family 2 + 3: €9
    • Bonus Culture: €15.40

    Beyond Caravaggio at the Capodimonte Museum, the exhibition that tells the painting of the '600 in Naples

    Apollo and Marsyas

    The exhibition on 600th century painting

    For almost a year, from March 31, 2022 and until January 7, 2023, the Capodimonte Museum in Naples hosts the wonderful exhibition entitled Oltre Caravaggio. A new tale of painting in Naples.

    Information on Oltre Caravaggio at the Capodimonte Museum, the exhibition that tells the painting of the '600 in Naples:

    Where: Museum of Capodimonte, NaplesGive her: 10:00 17:30Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • full ticket : €12
    • reduced ticket : €2

    Cinema

    Drive In in Pozzuoli, the open-air cinema to see by car throughout the summer

    Drive

    Movie program

    Also this summer we can have fun with the outdoor films of the Drive In in Pozzuoli and enjoy the projections directly from our car.

    Information on Drive In in Pozzuoli, the outdoor cinema to see by car throughout the summer:

    Where: Contrada La Schiana, 21Openings during the weekend:
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • Monday, Thursday and Friday: €6
    • Saturday, Sunday and holidays: €6.50
    • Wednesday (excluding national release films): €4
    • Monday discount for university students: €4
    • children from 6 to 10 years: €4
    • if you see three consecutive films, the 4th is free: Free
    Note: Memory

    concerts

    Unimusic in Naples, the Music and Culture Festival with the Nuova Scarlatti Orchestra in suggestive places

    New Scarlatti Orchestra

    Musical events in the Natural Science Museums

    The Unimusic Festival in Naples will start in a couple of days, on 9 September 2022, with a series of concerts and shows conceived and produced by the Nuova Scarlatti Orchestra in collaboration with the Federico II University.

    Information on Unimusic in Naples, the Music and Culture Festival with the Nuova Scarlatti Orchestra in suggestive places:

    Where: Courtyard of the Statues and Church of SS. Marcellinus and FestusOpenings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday

    The Night of Tammorra in Naples in Piazza Mercato: returns to the historic location between dances and music

    The Night of Tammorra in Naples

    The twentieth edition, an important anniversary

    The much loved Tammorra Night returns to Naples, precisely in the historic Piazza Mercato, a venue that for years has seen the presence of fans of this kind of dance typical of Southern Italy.

    Information on The Night of Tammorra in Naples in Piazza Mercato:

    Where: Market SquareGive her: 21:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Price: free of charge

    Other events

    Dinosaurs at the Astroni di Agnano: the giants of the Jurassic are back in Naples

    Dinosaur park

    Life size dinosaurs

    Starting from Saturday 16 April and until 13 November 2022, the Cratere degli Astroni di Agnano in Naples will be the location of a special event, namely the prehistoric themed event exhibition.

    Information on Dinosaurs at the Astroni di Agnano:

    Where: Reserve of the Astronauts Give her: 10:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • Adult ticket: €11
    • Adult ticket over 65 years old : €9
    • Family ticket with two minors each : €9.5
    • University students : €5
    • So: €4

    Wild boar festival in Dugenta: the party is back with many specialties and events until October

    Wild boars walking around a meadow

    Tradition, good food and fun

    The appointment with the Wild Boar Festival in Dugenta, a town in the province of Benevento, is also renewed for this year.

    Information about Wild Boar Sagra in Dugenta:

    Where: Via Fossi, Dugenta Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Price: free of charge

    Bosco di Capodimonte: also in September open in the evening

    Exterior of the Capodimonte Museum

    The new areas and meadows of the Capodimonte Wood

    After the great success achieved last month, the management of the Bosco and the Capodimonte Museum has decided to re-propose the initiative for the evening opening of the Bosco so it will remain open until late for all evenings in September.

    Information on Bosco di Capodimonte:

    Where: Wood of CapodimonteGive her: 07:00 22:00Openings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Price: free of charge

    Pompei Street Festival with events on cinema, art, music and photography

    Pompeii Street Festival

    The sections of the Pompei Street Festival

    The Pompeii Street Festival event will take place from 22 to 24 September 2022. There will be three days full of initiatives, which will range from cinema, art, music and photography.

    Information on Pompei Street Festival with events on cinema, art, music and photography:

    Where: PompeiOpenings during the weekend:
    • Friday
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Price: free of charge

    Ballooning Festival in Paestum with flights over the wonderful Temples

    Hot air balloons

    Balloon flights available

    As every year, by tradition, the wonderful Balloon Festival will take place in Paestum from 24 September to 2 October 2022. It will be the twelfth edition of the event, which will return to make guests dream of the two-year stop due to the pandemic.

    Information on the Balloon Festival in Paestum with flights over the wonderful Temples:

    Where: Paestum Openings during the weekend:
    • Saturday
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • adult bound flight: €15
    • reduced bound flight: €10

    Feast of the zeppola in Sant'Eustachio di Montoro with exquisite tastings

    Zeppole of Sant'Eustachio di Montoro

    Good food, music and fun

    Sweet appointment in Sant'Eustachio di Montoro, in the province of Avellino, with the event the Festa della Zeppola. It is a gastronomic event entirely dedicated to an ancient Montorese tradition on the preparation of Zeppole.

    Information on the Festa della zeppola in Sant'Eustachio di Montoro with exquisite tastings:

    Where: Sant'Eustachio di MontoroWhen:
    • Friday 23 September 2022 Ore: 19:00
    • Saturday 24 September 2022 Ore: 19:00
    • Sunday September 25 2022 Ore: 19:00
    Price: free of charge

    Ischia Safari dedicated to pizza with 32 great masters from all over Italy and many tastings

    Pizza

    The participants of Ischia Safari 2022

    It is called Ischia Safari, the event that was born from an idea of ​​Chefs Nino di Costanzo and Pasquale Palamaro, with the aim of enhancing, in Ischia, the flavors and delicacies of our territory, according to the interpretations of the greatest personalities of Italian cuisine.

    Information on Ischia Safari dedicated to pizza with 32 great masters from all over Italy and many tastings:

    Where: IschiaGive her: 19:30Openings during the weekend:
    • Sunday
    Prezzi:
    • Party at Negombo: €70
    • Charity Dinner: €250

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