weekend events in the city

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What events will take place this weekend in Turin?
See what to do on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September 2022 in the city.

Summer leaves us and the autumnal equinox signals that it is time for a new season. This means only one thing: weekend dates multiply and Turin is full of events. Among them: festivals, cinema, music and sports. If that’s not enough, you can enjoy tastings and activities at the Terra Madre Salone del Gusto and visit museums for one euro during the European Heritage Days.

So if you still don’t know what to do in Turin on September 17th and 18th, here’s a selection of events planned in the city… and the surrounding area.

The events of the weekend in and around Turin: Saturday, September 24

Open Day at Lombroso 16 Cultural Center

On Saturday, September 24, the Lombroso16 Cultural Center will reopen its doors to the public, including theater performances, concerts, sports demonstrations and the presentation of the initiatives planned during its new cultural season. A precious opportunity during which to get to know all the planned activities in the premises of via Cesare Lombroso 16 and spend a day full of company, fun and sharing

Marathon Curve Festival in Hiroshima Mon Amour

From 15.30 the Curva Maratona party starts at Hiroshima Mon Amour with great guests such as Pasquale Bruno, Gianluigi Lentini, Stefano Sorrentino, Moreno Longo, Luca Mezzano and Renato Zaccarelli. Among the participating artists: Andrea Scarpa, Boosta and Vicio (of Subsonica) Pippo Frau, Ryden, Removal, Roberto Molinaro, Sensounico and Willie Peyote.

  • Entry with free offer. All proceeds will go to the UGI Unione Parenti Italiani against childhood cancer.
  • Street Food area and area Equipped with toys and inflatables for children
Marathon Curve Festival in Hiroshima Mon Amour

FalcheraBarriera – Walk with stories

From Corso Giulio Cesare passing through the secret parts of the Barriera di Milano, the MetroTrail guides will accompany the public with the stories and tales of the past, present or future of the area.

  • Duration: about 4 hours (8.5 km)
  • Cost: 20 euros + Tasting at the Jigeenyi Circle of African Cultures and Flavors (10 euros to be paid locally)
  • Information and reservations: info@metrotrail.it – ​​​​3427530853

Preview Corto e Fieno, the rural cinema festival in Cortile del Maglio

Corto e Fieno is the international festival of rural cinema on Lake Orta, between the provinces of Novara and Verbania. Issue number 13 is scheduled for October 6th, but on September 24th there will be a special preview in Turin. Start time 8.30 pm One hour of water film screenings. Water and man come together in many “small” stories to be told and experienced: around the world in five incredible short films.

  • Where: Bar Maglio, Cortile del Maglio, via Andreis 18/18
  • Free entrance

ImprovNBA- Comic Theater improv show at the Q77 Theater

On Saturday, September 24, laughter will star with Comic Improvisation at theater Q77. As in the famous American basketball championship there will be 2 teams, 10 players and a basket.

  • Where: Corso Brescia, 77
  • 21.00
  • Book your tickets by filling out the form
  • Ticket: €14 (online booking and payment until the day of the performance)
    Ticket: €16 (ONLY if purchased at the box office on the night of the show)
    Reduced: €12 (over 65 and under 13)
    B-Teatro members: €7 (online payment)
    Children under 5: free
  • For more information: info@bteatro.it

The events of the weekend in and around Turin: Sunday, September 25

Turin Record Fair

Disco Fair returns to Turin on Sunday 25 September. A wall of records, a fortress of music, a bastion of vinyls, CDs, DVDs, gadgets, rarities, for collectors, enthusiasts and the simply curious. You will have the opportunity to find the missing piece of your collection among thousands of records.
The exhibition will also take place in case of bad weather, being in the covered area of ​​the market.

  • Where: Piazza Madama Cristina
  • When: 10am-7pm
  • Information: info@kolosseo.com
Turin Record Fair
Turin Record Fair

WALKZONE® in Michelotti Park

WalkZone® is a walk enriched with dynamic and static fitness exercises on paths characterized by natural, artistic and cultural beauty. All under the expert guidance of a specialized team and through the use of wireless headphones.

  • Appointment at 9.00 am at the entrance of the Michelotti park, in front of the “Fuori dal Zoo” pavilion, in Corso Casale
  • Expected distance: about 5/6 km
  • Training duration: 1.15 h (approx.)
  • Cost: €10 + VAT
  • Book now
  • Information at: info@walkzone.eu

Open Day at Circolo Amici della Magia in Turin

On Sunday September 25th Circolo Amici della Magia in Turin opens the doors of its new headquarters (in the Ex Café Procope premises) proposing an “Open Day”. Visitors will be able to discover the charm of a Turin excellence through magic shows by Circolo students. As well as a guided tour to discover some ‘grand illusions’ that exist within the Club grounds and a real magic show in the theater room and a photography exhibition.

  • There are two time slots in which the public is invited to participate:
    – morning from 10:00 to 12:30
    – afternoon from 15:00 to 18:30
  • Free entrance with a small gift for all children who will participate.
  • Where: Via Juvarra 13, Turin

Musical journey to Ancient Egypt – Music and magic of the places

On Sunday, September 25, on the occasion of the European Cultural Heritage Days 2022, the itinerant concert review “Music – Magic of Places” will take place. The concerts of the Alchimea Chamber Group will be in conversation with the exhibition “Discovering Ancient Egypt” set up at the National University Library of Turin. In the program selected pieces to read the fascination of Ancient Egypt in music.
The appointment includes, in fact, visits to the exhibition and concerts in the Auditorium of the Oratorio San Filippo Neri. On this occasion the architectural complex of San Flippo Neri will be explored, a place of great historical and artistic importance in the heart of Turin.

  • Both events are advertisements free and free entry
  • The Exhibition and the Amphitheater of the Oratorio San Filippo Neri, the concert venue, are one block away and connected by a five-minute walk.
  • Information: 3474585836 – alchimea@alchimea.it

Screening of the movie “The Little Prince”

On Sunday 25 September at 20.30 the animated film “The Little Prince” by Mark Osborne will be screened for the review “Possible worlds – small atlas of animation cinema”. The film is the film adaptation of the famous novel of the same name written by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

  • Free entrance
  • Where: Piazza Chribiri, in front of the Merz Foundation (via Limone 24)

Saturday and Sunday: weekend events in Turin

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto, the global event dedicated to food and food politics, continues this weekend. Parco Dora will host it until Monday 26 September with a rich program of events and exhibition spaces that highlight how food can be a precious opportunity for regeneration. In addition to a market with more than 600 Italian and international producers. Through exhibition spaces, meetings and educational activities we will deal with the regeneration of the land, the cities, but also the relationships.
Discover the program

European Cultural Heritage Days 2022

European Heritage Days, Europe’s biggest cultural event, return on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September. During the two days there will be special entrances to museums, guided tours, special openings and digital initiatives. In addition, special openings of state museums are scheduled on Saturday evening with admission at a nominal cost 1 euro.

Consult the cultural spaces in Turin participating in the initiative

European Cultural Heritage Days 2022
European Cultural Heritage Days 2022

On The Road- Torino Street Sports Festival

On the Road – Street Sports Festival brings the opportunity to experience and experiment in city parks free unconventional and street sports. These include skateboarding, vertical cycling, inline skating and flying acrobatics with circus equipment. Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 September meeting at Michelotti Park, Corso Casale in Turin, in the former zoo part of the park.
For information: ontheroadtorino@gmail.com.

This third weekend in the province of Turin is not to be missed: Meliga Day in Sant’Ambrogio di Torino, the potato and tomato fair in Novalesa and the patron festival of San Michele in Rivarolo Canavese.

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