Events



The fair of the Crucifix

The fair of the Crucifix

Friday of March: if it is not the Holy one and you are in Salerno, go and visit the ancient Fair of the Crucifix that for some years takes place in the palace in front of the stadium Arechi, in the eastern area. U’Crungefisso has a legendary history linked to the figure of the magician []



St. Matthew

St. Matthew

Those who are in the city on September 21 can not help but participate in the extraordinary feast of St. Matthew, the patron saint of Salerno. Already in the morning for the Pontifical, many are the faithful who go to the Cathedral. In the afternoon, a procession crosses the entire city centre with seven statues []



Artist Lights

Artist Lights

The now famous Artist’s lights or Salerno lights are a cultural event that, for many years, takes place from November to January. In this period, the squares, the main streets, the parks of the city are dressed in wonderful lights, real works of luminous art made by famous contemporary artists of light, every year with []



Exhibition of Minerva

Exhibition of Minerva

Organised by the Hortus Magnus Association under the patronage of the Municipality of Salerno, the “Minerva Exhibition” takes place in Salerno every year, around the second week of April, in conjunction with the arrival of spring, the season that symbolises rebirth. The event, considered a botanical exhibition par excellence, as usual is at the Villa []



Giffoni Film Festival

Giffoni Film Festival

Near Salerno, in the city of Giffoni, every year the Giffoni Film Festival offers the best of international film production for children, young people and families. Previews, Italian and international guests and a jury of over 3,600 young people from all over the world. The Giffoni Film Festival (GFF) was born in 1971 from an []