Unmissable events in Rome in May
May in Rome
Five things to do...
April produces flowers and May has the honors…
...because deep down we know, the air of May and “almost summer” makes everyone fall in love!
On the 4L Collections blog,like every month, the review of events in Rome in May is back, between wine, architecture and bucolic places, absolutely not to be missed. Let's find out together.
Opening of the Municipal Rose Garden
When? Throughout the month of May
Where? Via di Valle Murcia, 6 - Aventino area
The Municipal Rose Garden is a real uniqueness of the city of Rome : : open only 40-50 days each year, it is definitely an unmissable stop if you are in Rome during the month of May! It is home to around 1,100 rose species from all over the world, including exotic places like China and Mongolia. A magical and romantic place, really not to be missed. We are just a few minutes by car from the Hotel Orazio Palace: how about an aperitif on the rooftop of the Ozio Restaurant after your walk?
When? From 6 to 7 May
Where? Westin Excelsior Rome in Via Vittorio Veneto, 125
Are you a wine lover? Then you cannot miss the opportunity to get to know and have a chat with dozens of winemakers from many Italian regions! In fact, the fourteenth edition of "Vignaioli Naturali" is back in the capital, an opportunity not to be missed to get to know the world of natural wine thanks to a virtuous triangle: the territory, the grape variety and the winemaker who presents it.
Open House Rome
When? From 20 to 28 May
A week to celebrate the design and architecture of the Eternal City! No, it's not a dream! This is Open House Rome, l’ the annual event that takes you to the discovery of secret and usually inaccessible places. Around 200 sites from all eras will be opened to the public with free guided tours – a must-see, isn't it? The good news doesn't end there: for this year Open House Rome doubles - no longer a weekend but 9 days and two weekends of visits, events and tours.
Piazza di Siena: the Palio in Rome!
When? From 25 to 28 May
Where? Villa Borghese
A historic horse show that is a real Roman tradition! If you are in Rome at the end of May, you absolutely cannot miss the show inPiazza di Siena, where "the ancient oval in the heart of Villa Borghese is ready to welcome all those who love sport and want to follow CSIO's Grande Equitazione live From Rome". We are a stone's throw from our Hotel Villa Glori.