The last days of a hot summer in Verona’s Arena
Verona’s Arena, the largest open-air theater in the world, is welcoming the end of summer with a very rich schedule of shows and concerts, offering a hot September and October studded with events and emotions, after the Opera Festival that closes the 46 evenings with “Aida” on September 4.
Have you already booked your ticket to attend a music show at the Arena di Verona? Treat yourself to a stay of comfort and privacy at the Colomba d’Oro, the 4-star hotel closest to the amphitheater that bears the name of Verona every year all over the world.
After great emotions, songs, hand beats and heartbeats, it’s so good to unwind in an environment that is so attentive to your wellness, so rich in art and beauty and has made the passion for hospitality its strength for more than a century.
Let yourself be pampered even in the morning: you can wake up with the option of choosing whether to have breakfast wrapped in the warm blankets of your bed or in the cozy and bright buffet room.
Then enjoy a stroll through the streets of Verona, a UNESCO heritage city that welcomes thousands of tourists and visitors every year.
Summer will be greeted by RTL 102.5 Power Hits on August 31, a long sold-out event. For the sixth consecutive year, the well-known radio station is launching the challenge of the first 50 songs of the summer, decreeing the winner.
Then another event of the same kind will delight the audience of Verona’s Arena on September 9 and 10, dates of the new edition of the Italian music awards, the Tim Music Awards (the same event that for 11 years was the “Wind Music Awards” ), with many italian popstars – from Jovanottti to Marco Mengoni, from Mahmood to Fedez – but also personalities from TV, sport and theater.
And that’s not all: after last year’s success, Amadeus, who feels Verona a little like home, returns a few steps from the Hotel Colomba d’Oro on Monday 12, Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 of September with the three evenings of « Arena 60 , 70, 80 and 90 », the show that welcomes the music stars of those decades on stage.
Then, from X-Factor to the Italian temple of music, it’s the turn of Mika, who on September 19 will perform on a special satellite stage that brings him closer to the audience reserving unique surprises, bringing to Verona his friend and life partner: his piano,.
September 20, 21, 23 and 24 are the unmissable dates with Eros Ramazzotti, an artist who has conquered millions of listeners in more than 35 years of career with more than 70 millions of records sold and over 2 billion streaming worldwide.
And after that, the long season of concerts and music inaugurated in April by Zucchero and Maneskin will go on with the last European concert of 2Cellos, the cellist duo that celebrates their World Tour on September 22 with a great final show .
Three nights later, on September 25, the stage is for Marracash, unleashes the audience of the In Persona Tour long awaited since May 2020!
Then on September 27, 29, 30 and on October 1, 3, 4, and 6 the keys of the Arena are in the pocket of Luciano Ligabue, the italian rocker who’s coming back to Verona after 9 years.
To conclude this 2022 full of concerts and shows, the musical « Notre Dame de Paris » will be on stage on October 8, 9 and 10 at the Arena di Verona : Riccardo Cocciante’s masterpiece celebrates its twentieth anniversary with the original cast that since 2002 has been thrilling over 350 thousand spectators from all over the world.
It’s gonna will be a hot September and October, in the Arena and at Hotel Colomba d’Oro !
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