Mantova is a city rich of attractions and events,such as the Literature Festival,
a 5-day event consisting of shows and meetings with readers, writers and artists from all around the wold. It takes place in September. On this occasion, a lot of buildings and palaces, usually closed, are opened to visitors.In summer, another important event is the Chamber Music Festival which takes place in the old town centre. It consists of a series of concerts organised by the Music Society in Parco delle Bertone.
For more informations, you can visit the Municipalityof Mantova website, where there is a special section dedicated to events, divided into different categories: exhibitions, concerts, conferences, shows.Among the most important exhibitions, we must remember the antique exhibitions, usually organised in Piazza Sordello or near the lake, and food and wine exhibitions, ideal for those who want a city to taste.