Sport & Leisure: Nightlife
If you are looking for something fun to do in the evening after a leisurely dinner at one of the restaurants in Montefiore there is plenty of choice within easy reach. Whatever your taste, from funky dancing venues to highbrow classical opera, there is something for you.
There are an extraordinary number of beautiful theatres in this region, not all of which are in use at present, but those that are offer a wide variety of shows, from dance to plays to musicals and concerts. Visiting one of the elegant 18th and 19th century theatres is a joy in itself. Consult our page on local theatres for more details.
There is a lot of street theatre during the summer, and in Montefiore itself there is a festival in July each year. (http://www.marcheinfesta.it/eventi/comune/5137/montefiore-dell-aso.html)
The following are a few contact details for theatres near Montefiore.
Teatro Ventidio Basso
The beautiful Teatro Ventidio Basso has a varied programme, including children’s theatre, music of all genres, and dance.
Address: Via del Teatro, 4, 63100 Ascoli Piceno AP
Tel:+39 0736 24459
The archaeological site of the Roman Arena is also used for concerts and shows.
Address: Via Francesco Ricci, 63100 Ascoli Piceno AP, Italy
Phone:+39 0736 253562
For general information on shows in Ascoli try this website:
One of the finest, and most active of all the local theatres can be found in Fermo, the Teatro dell’Aquila (Address Via Mazzini 8 Fermo Tel: 1 2075 880).
For more on this click on our link. To see the current programme, go to: http://www.amatmarche.net/seleziona-stagione/fermo.html
A little further afield but well worth a visit are:
Urbisaglia the Ancient Roman amphitheatre is being used again for spectacular events, such as classical theatre productions and an international dance festival in June and July each year.
+39 0733 506385 (Urbisaglia)
Amandola - International Theatre Festival – from the end of August to early September.
tel. +39 0736 840704
Classical music, Jazz and opera
There is a wealth of cultural events in le Marche including the magnificent Rossini festival in Pesaro and the world famous Sferistero in Macerata.
The 37th Rossini Opera Festival from 8 to 20 August 2016. The 2016 season includes productions of Rossini's La Donna del Lago and Il Turco in Italia.
Tel: +39 0721 3800294
Fax: +39 0721 3800220.
The 52nd open-air opera season in the magnificent Sferisterio arena from 22 July to 14 August 2016 has the Meditteranean as its theme. Programme includes Verdi's Otello and Bellini's Norma.
Tel: +39 0733 230735
Fax: +39 0733 261570.
International Accordion Festival late September. One of the world's leading events dedicated to the instrument.
Tel: +39 0717 829349.
Ancona Jazz Festival - Teatro Sperimentale - early November.
Tel: +39 0712 174239
Concerts are given in the small Roman amphitheatre here during the summer.
Tel: +39 0734 710115 (Falerone)
Address: Parco Archeologico di Falerone, Piane di Falerone, V. Pozzo, Falerone
Tel: 333.5816389 / 071.5029811
Live music and dancing venues
There are many clubs and dancing venues in the coastal towns near Montefiore. This is a website which covers most of them: http://www.in-giro.net
Il Gatto Blu is a very popular venue.
Address: Il Gatto Blu, Lungomare Piermanni, Civitanova
And the following is a very cool place to eat, listen to live music, and dance.
Donoma Sound Theatre and Food
Address: Via Garibaldi angolo Via Mazzini, 43, 62014 Civitanova
Tel: 0733 775860
The BB Disco Diner is a lively club with good food.
For other venues here see this website:
Mamamia is a great place, offering live music and a discotheque.
Address: via Mattei 32 - Senigallia
Mega is the biggest disco club in the northern Marche, and has loads of fun events on offer, particularly Italian and Latin American bands.
Address: Strada Provinciale Arceviense Km 9 - Senigallia
Tel: 0717 922490
For more information on other clubs in this area, take a look at this website: