New Year’s Eve events in Rome 2018
The city of Rome kicks off 2018 with La Festa di Roma, an all-day extravaganza that lasts 24 hours from December 31st at 9.30pm till 9pm of January 1st. The event promises to entertain with a slew of exciting events that will take place all around the Eternal City.
La Festa di Roma swaps traditional stages for the Capital’s bridges, theaters and piazzas, unfolding in Circo Massimo, Ponte della Scienza, Giardino degli Aranci, Ponte Palatino, Piazza Bocca della Verità, Teatro India and more.
The event begins at the iconic Circo Massimo at 9.30pm, where the Spanish group La Fura dels Baus will be performing live on stage, followed by Dimensione Suono Roma’s DJs playing well into the new year! From 3am till 7am, all sorts of events are in store to greet the first sunrise of the new year! From movie marathons to solo performances. The Festa di Roma continues all day long till 9pm of January 1st at Piazza dell’Emporio, Giardino degli Aranci, Lungotevere Aventino, Largo Petrucci and more locations throughout the Eternal City.
DJ sets, Concerts, musicals, theater, readings, video installations, and dance performances are scheduled throughout the 24 hours, with appearances by La Fura dels Baus, Danilo Rea, Ilaria de Novellis, Piero Brega Duo, Tony Clifton Circus, Alessandro De Luca, Gospel Choir Spmt, Don Pasta & The Guancial and many more. Participants include Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Teatro di Roma, Fondazione Romaeuropa, Speciale Palaexpo, and la Casa del Cinema among others, uniting a spectacular range of talent. Got little ones in tow? Workshops and shows for kids are also on tap.
Download the full list of performers and when they’re on at lafestadiroma.it
LA FESTA DI ROMA 2018
31 December – 1 January 2018
9.30pm – 9pm