The 14th edition of the Saint-Germain-des-Prés Jazz Festival is planned in Paris from May 15th to May 25th in the famous Saint-Germain district, which is reckoned as the birthplace of European Jazz music.
Set against the spectacular backdrop of the Rive Gauche, Parisian artists, emerging singers and musicians from all over the world perform in what is thought as one of the most prominent music festivals of the genre: countless jazz concerts fill every inch of the district, from squares and concert halls, to bookshops and cafés.
The most important tennis event of the season, the International BNL Tennis Tournament, will be held at the Foro Italico in Rome from May 10th to May 18th. The event represents a week of great competitions for tennis lovers and a chance to assist to the performances of the International tennis stars. This Master Series event, valid for the World title together with other events all around the world, gathers the best male and female tennis players.
From May 8th to May 12th Turin is home to the most important event of the Italian publishing industry: the International Book Fair will take place in the Lingotto fairgrounds, offering an unmissable opportunity to navigate around the hottest, latest books put on display by the the widest collection of publishing houses you could imagine, ranging from the biggest market players to small and highly specialized suppliers.
For five days the fairgrounds buzz with events, seminars and conferences starring artists, researchers and the main personalities on the Italian and international cultural scene. Open to the wide public who can attend freely, they offer a chance to immerse yourself in the Fair’s thrilling atmosphere.