what to do from 27 to 29 May

Thematic walks, street theater, underground cinema and extraordinary openings for Maggio dei Monumenti, haute cuisine and entertainment at Lungomare Caracciolo with BaccalàRe, at the Piazza Dante event Sport, health and well-being with breast examinations, free dietary advice and psychological consultations, the musical returns to Trianon Neapolitan Adagio and in Troisi there is Show by Biagio Izzo. Walking, visiting and tasting at the museum and Real Bosco di Capodimonte as part of Chelsea Fringe and at Villa Campolito comes Harry Potter’s magical Diagon Alley.

New weekend full of initiatives in the city including fairs, exhibitions, shows, concerts, special guided tours and meetings for the little ones.

Here are our tips on what to do and see in Naples (and vicinity) from 27 to 29 May:

BaccalàRehaute cuisine and fun on the Naples promenade

From 27 May to 5 June 2022, it will return BaccalàRe with the fifth edition. The appointment is at Caracciolo’s promenade in Naples with ten days of haute cuisine and recipes that you must not miss. Thirty restaurateurs involved and a rich program with tastings, show cooking, culture and live music. An event of tastes, sounds and emotions. A unique opportunity for those who love cod, one of the extraordinary excellences of Neapolitan and campaign gastronomy. Click here for all information

Monument May 2022

The city walls and walls are the main characters in the XXVIII edition of Monument May which this year puts in the center Masonry, the street art festival promoted by the Municipality of Naples with funding from the Metropolitan City. The event, which started on 13 May, runs until 12 June, with initiatives that will affect all municipalities. Inspired by a vision that overthrows the concept of the wall, from a symbol of division to a symbol of union, the billboard for Maggio dei Monumenti 2022 will host the Muraria program, which combines extraordinary openings with guided tours, public art, film screenings in the metro, theater of the street and thematic walks. Click here for the complete initiative program dI this weekend

Sport, health and well-being in the square Dante

Saturday and Sunday, Underforty with Body & Soul Fitness Center and Villa Fiorita Clinic they will set up a real multifunctional health area in the central napolitan square where breast examinations, diet and psychologist consultations will be performed free of charge. There will be demonstration sessions of pilates, madness, oriental dance, spinning, functional training, aerobics, boxing for women and men and functional training. A concrete way to be next to women and make up for the time lost due to Covid to prevent and diagnose breast cancer early. Click here for all information

Neapolitan Adagiois the musical back on stage at Trianon Viviani

From May 27 to 29, last season was played for “Adagio Napoletano, Cantata d’ammore”, the main production of Trianon Viviani. The musical, with a rich cast of actors, singers, dancers and musicians, is a journey into twentieth-century Neapolitan melodies, a series of unique and independent paintings ranging from different seasons and emotions in a very suggestive environment of atmospheres, places and images that make it aesthetic part of the city. Click here for all information

Travel into ancient Naples’ ancient, free visit to the Roman villa

Weekend between history and culture to discover the Roman villa Caius Olius Ampliatus is located on the border between the districts of Barra and Ponticelli, in the eastern part of Naples. On Saturday the 28th and Sunday the 29th of May 2022, at 10.00, there will be two free guided tours of the as yet little-known archeological site. Click here for all information

Harry Potter and the Magic Diagonal Alley

An adventurous journey (for children and not only!) Among the wonders of Villa Campolieto in Herculaneum, in the company of Harry Potter and his heroes. Sunday, May 29 “But where do comics live?” presents the unsurpassed interactive event dedicated to Diagon Alley, Harry Potter’s magical path hidden behind the leaking cauldron. A reconstruction of Diagon Alley Street, with mysterious stops to discover in the company of Hogwarts characters, will amaze young and old in an interactive experience. Click here for all information

Biagio Izzo Show at Troisi Theater

New fun meeting at the Troisi Theater, where from Friday the 27th to Sunday the 29th of May, a favorite among the theater and television audience such as Biagio Izzo will arrive on stage with his “Show”. Click here for all information

Chelsea Fringe in Capodimonte: walks, visits and tastings

This year, among the many international arenas that host the major botanical festival are the museum and the Real Bosco di Capodimonte which, with contributions from the Amici di Capodimonte Etches Association, Euphorbia Srl and Delizie Reali, not only offers a calendar full of events. From the fantastic walks in the Racconti di Bellezza to a tasting of a star chef’s dishes, a guided tour of the museum and the presentation of a book dedicated to the gardens, the public will have the opportunity to discover the world of gardening and its endless nuances. All events are free to attend with reservations required. Click here for all information

Country Festival Braci & Fritture

Weekend dedicated to taste in the suggestive environment of the Falcone di Licola Institute’s park. An explosion of home-grown aromas and flavors in a country style with grilled meat, street food, starters and desserts. Throughout the festival, there will also be workshop activities for the young guests and artistic performances by the students. Click here for all information

Primavera della Gaiola, reading and concerts in the immersed park

On Saturday 28 May, the event cycle ends with “Jazz by the Sea” in the suggestive immersed park Gaiola, live performance by Giulio Martino (sax) and Mauro De Leonardo (guitar). Admission is free, reservation required. Click here for all information

Van Gogh, exhibition event in Naples

The exhibition will be open to the public until June 26, in the monumental Palazzo Fondi Van Gogh multimedia and The Secret Room. The core of the exhibition, organized by Navigare Srl and curated by Giovanna Strano and Maria Rosso, is the Dutch master’s troubled human and artistic figure, presented through a multimedia path full of contributions and a suggestive gallery of famous portraits, self-portraits, nature’s death and landscapes that reproduce the original paintings with the greatest fidelity. Click here for all information

Spring stories in the Botanical Garden

In the magnificent Neapolitan Garden via Foria, the fascinating paths between theater and nature are back proposed by the I Teatrini Association and by Federico II University and created for La Scena Sensibile with the support of MIC – Ministry of Culture of the Campania Region and Naples Municipality. Singular itinerant installations designed for the enchanting spaces of the Neapolitan garden. Stories for adults and children about the adventurous discovery of magical places and timeless stories. Click here for all information

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