Top events 2017

60th anniversary of Parco san Grato

06 May - 21 October 2017

The botanical park showcasing the region’s largest and most precious collection of azaleas, rhododendrons and conifers celebrates its 60th anniversary. The year 1957 and the industrialist Luigi Giussani, who founded this paradise, will be commemorated with many events.


Pot-Pourri – Da Picasso a Valdés. La collezione Braglia

28 September - 16 December 2017

Italian and international art of the 20th Century will lead the new autumn exhibition.


i Viaggiatori

27 - 29 October 2017

This important event of the Travel Sector gives the great public of travellers the chance to become acquainted with the most magnificent
destinations and resorts on the five continents, international tour operators and different kinds of tourist services.


CHOC - Salone del cioccolato

04 - 06 November 2017

CHOC is the only Italian Swiss trade fair completely dedicated to chocolate and its history, production and processing.


Natale in Piazza

24 November 2017 - 07 January 2018

Christmas in Lugano starts with the lighting of the tree in Riforma Square. From that moment, the heart of the city becomes a bright village, bestowing opportunities for entertainment, musical performances, a market and surprises until the Epiphany.


Top events 2018

Bianco su Bianco

10 - 14 March 2018

Written and directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca
With Helena Bittencourt and Goos Meeuwsen