The return of the Sicilian cultural festival Le Vie dei Tesori – Culture
(ANSAmed) – PALERMO, MAG 11 – The program of this year’s Sicilian Cultural Heritage Festival “Le Vie dei Tesori” is nearing completion, with eight weekends in September and October to rediscover beauty, culture and the history of the island.
This year, the festival is entering its 15th edition, and the dates of the festival were announced on May 10 as part of a meeting at the BIT international tourism fair in Milan, which took place this year in a virtual edition. , like last year.
Participants in the May 10 virtual meeting included Sicilian Regional Tourism Advisor Manlio Messina, Educational Advisor Roberto Lagalla and Cultural Heritage Advisor Alberto Samonà; as well as the president of the Le Vie dei Tesori Foundation, Laura Anello, and some city administrators who will participate in the festival.
“La Vie dei Tesori has succeeded in challenging Covid and is our hope for the future, for the revival of tourism,” Messina said. “We expect a lot of tourists this summer, and La Vie dei Tesori will be one of the initiatives we will focus on the most,” he said.
“Culture is development and economy, to rethink our urban centers and our parks, for growth and planning,” Samonà said.
“This year again, thousands of high school and university students will be able to collaborate in the great and colorful experience of the Life of Tesori,” said Lagalla.
“For them, it will be an opportunity for growth and a look to the future for those who wish to work in tourism,” he said.
“La Vie dei Tesori has always been a demonstration of a community that takes back its heritage, getting to know its history through places and experiences,” said Anello.
“We are sure that this year can truly be an opportunity for collective renewal,” she said.
This year’s festival will have over 400 seats. Over the three weekends of September 11-26, featured locations include Bagheria, Termini Imerese, Trapani, Mazara del Vallo, Marsala, Enna, Caltanissetta, and Noto.
Over five weekends from October 1-31, featured locations include Palermo, Catania, Ragusa, Scicli and Sciacca. (ANSAmed).