Nearby the “Oasi del Governatore” in the Archeological Park Scolacium, during the summer season, are held events and concerts with well known national and international artists, the “ARMONIE D’ARTE FESTIVAL” has become an annual appointment since the last few years. It offers in the suggestive frame, in the Archeological Park of Roccelletta, an interesting program that include ethical music, classical music, jazz to prose, theatre plays, etc…



In the castle in August  are proposed different kinds of events, exhibitions and cultural initiatives.



Festival organised from the CONTEMPORARY ART CENTRE at Catanzaro with interactions of “public Art” during July.



Series of performances and cultural meetings in the “THEATRE POLITEAMA” of Catanzaro between July and November.



  • Among all the events of the city, in particular, takes place a procession born during the 17th century called “A Naca”, each year on the Holy Friday.
  • To remember as well, at and around Catanzaro :
  • The Sailor Madonna Celebration at Catanzaro Lido (July)
  • Country festival of Morseddu at Catanzaro (August)
  • The emigrant festival of Stalletti (July)
  • The festival of Maria Santissima of porto Salvo (Sailor protectress) with procession of boats and fireworks (2nd Sunday of August)
  • The “Magna Graecia Film Festival” ; the festival of unpublished Italian cinema (July)
  • The “Palio of Principato” a storical commemoration with middle ages costumes and various typical middle ages games fair (August)
  • “A Pigghiata of Settingiano and Tiriolo” is a religious tradition called “The Holy week” (Date to confirm)



Elsewhere you can find a lot more country fairs and events, many half summer food fair, cultural events and music performances.