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Yes Milano 2018, the programming of a year of international events

Yes Milano” is the new brand to promote Milano and its international events.

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Milan in 2018 will be an even more vital city, able to fascinate those who live it every day and attract those who choose it for leisure, those who reach it for work and those who want to invest in creating new businessCulture, art, fashion, design, movie, music, food, photography, architecture, literature.

2018 will be marked by thematic weeks and weekends. It starts in January and February with the men’s and women’s fashion week.

In April, a historic appointment with the Salone del Mobile and Fuorisalone, which has pioneered the model of events spread throughout the city and has been taken as an example for weekly events, as well as Book City for those that develop over the weekend.

There will be also music, with Piano City in May and Music Week in November, and food with Food City in May.

JANUARY

13th – 16th January 2018
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Milano Moda Uomo is the international date with the prêt-à-porter trends presented by the most important fashion houses.

The packed line-up of events is a confirmation of the industry’s interest in Menswear.

FEBRUARY

21st – 27th February 2018
fashionweek

Milano Moda Donna brings the entire world of fashion to Milano.

Catwalk shows, presentations and events: Milano steps confidently onto the international stage, strong in the knowledge of its unique global position, able to represent the whole production chain, from yarn to finished garment.

MARCH

2nd – 4th March 2018

museocity

Museocity offers Milanese and visitors alike the beauty and wealth of Milano’s artistic and historical collections.

Over 70 cultural venues, comprising art museums, house museums, artist’s studios and corporate museums, transform the city into one mega arts centre with extended opening hours, exhibitions, children’s workshops and special events all networked into one programme.

APRIL

9th – 15th April 2018

artweek

Art Week is the cultural week dedicated to contemporary art lovers; it highlights Milano’s energy and vitality, reaffirming the city’s role as a capital of creativity and making it even more appealing to both enthusiasts and insiders.

An extensive programme of events, inaugurations and special openings all revolving around Miart, the fair dedicated to contemporary art.

17th – 22nd April 2018

designweek
The Fuorisalone is the world’s most important date with design.

Created from grassroots and organized by the municipal districts, during the Salone del Mobile it transforms the city into an exciting collective design event with entire urban areas transformed by temporary exhibitions.

Created to open the world of design, today it is the symbol of the culture of beauty, research and innovation that characterizes Milano.

MAY

18th – 20th May 2018

pianocity
Milano finds its soundtrack in the harmonious notes of hundreds of pianos.

With over 400 concerts held throughout the municipality, PianoCity provides new musical content, projects and paths.

The extensive number of events, concerts, piano lessons, tributes to great Masters and debut performance enables everyone to explore a special city and find unfamiliar and unconventional places, from large open-air spaces to courtyards, houses and gardens that, until yesterday, were undiscovered.

7th – 13th May 2018

foodcity

Milano becomes the Italian capital of taste with events, meetings, food tastings, workshops, exhibitions and show cooking dedicated to the culture of good food, excellent nutrition and sustainability.

An event that sees the city rediscover its finest and famous food culture and its ability to enhance the country’s agri-food industry.

22nd – 27th May 2018

archweek
The week of meetings, completely open to the city, dedicated to architecture and the urban future.

Across-the-city events, concerts, screenings, itineraries and programmes dedicated to ongoing urban transformations, in Milano and around the world.

An event bursting with concepts and innovation to portray Milano’s ascent as one of the planetary capitals of architecture: a place of noteworthy new constructions and comparisons between the different trends in Italian and international architecture.

JUNE

4th – 10th June 2018

photoweek
Milano pays homage to photography with a week of exhibitions, meetings, guided tours, vernissage and finissage, workshops, editorial projects and screenings dedicated to images.

A widespread city schedule that, in the first edition, involved over 100 locations and hosted about 150 initiatives.

It is an invitation to approach photography, to discover its ability to look at and imagine the world.

16th – 20th June 2018

fashionweekmen-1

Milano Moda Uomo is the international date with the prêt-à-porter trends presented by the most important fashion houses.

The packed line-up of events is a confirmation of the industry’s interest in Menswear.

SEPTEMBER

17th – 23rd September 2018

movieweek
Milano dedicates a week to the seventh art.

Screenings right across the city in collaboration with the Milano Film Festivals; a whirlwind of exhibitions and special events in cinemas, plus, meetings with actors and directors and insights into the vast and fascinating subject of audio-visual art.

19th – 25th September 2018

fashionweek

Milano Moda Donna brings the entire world of fashion to Milano.

Catwalk shows, presentations and events: Milano steps confidently onto the international stage, strong in the knowledge of its unique global position, able to represent the whole production chain, from yarn to finished garment.

OCTOBER

October 2018

falldesignweek

Design rethinks itself, through experimental research and project culture.

In a programme encompassing the celebrated design districts, meetings, conferences, films, exhibitions and installations all enhance Milano’s ability to innovate by networking the many excellent resources that characterize the industry sector.

NOVEMBER

12th – 18th November 2018

musicweek
Music Week is completely dedicated to pop music.

Seven days of concerts, dj sets, showcases, presentations, themed evenings, surprise events and parties held throughout Milano with the participation of national and international guests.

An across-the-city festival that aims to make Milano a true music capital: the entire music industry gets involved with great venues, training centres, promoters and authors all offering a platform for industry professionals and an increasingly more enjoyable music festival for the city.

8th – 11th November 2018

bookcity
Bookcity is the well-known literary event dedicated to books and reading.

Meetings with authors, performances, readings, workshops, exhibitions and a reading marathon all create a calendar packed with over 1000 dates.

During the three-day event Milano returns to being the city of literary debates and café culture: the joy of reading, a precious experience that combines innovation and tradition, the books and the readers themselves become the driving force and the protagonists.

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