Bologna under the stars of cinema: 10 minutes from Garage Excelsior

Bologna under the stars of cinema is a summer festival that takes place every year in the beautiful setting of Piazza Maggiore, the beating heart of the city.

This event has become an unmissable event for lovers of cinema and culture, thanks to its unique atmosphere and selection of high-quality films.

The festival, which takes place in June, July and August, offers free screenings of classic and contemporary films, creating an outdoor film experience that enchants residents and tourists alike.

Bologna under the stars of cinema: a rich and varied program

The Bologna program under the stars of cinema is designed to satisfy all tastes.

Every year, the Cineteca di Bologna that organizes the event, selects a series of films ranging from the great classics of Italian and international cinema to the latest news. The projections take place on a giant screen set up in Piazza Maggiore, offering viewers a spectacular and engaging view.

Among the titles proposed there are masterpieces of silent cinema, accompanied by live music, and restorations of historical films, evidence of the commitment of the Cineteca in the preservation of the film heritage.

Every evening of the festival is an opportunity to experience cinema in a different way, immersed in the magic of a historic square lit by the stars.

How to reach Piazza Maggiore from Garage Excelsior

Getting to Piazza Maggiore to watch the screenings of the festival is simple and convenient, especially if you refer to Garage Excelsior as a starting point.

Garage Excelsior is located right in front of Bologna Central Train Station. From here, Piazza Maggiore is easily reached on foot in about 15-20 minutes, crossing some of the most fascinating streets of the historic center.

Not only that! Strategically located outside the LTZ, Garage Excelsior is easily accessible from different areas of the city. Its favorable location allows visitors to park without having to cross the LTZ, saving time and worries.

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