Milan is home to many interesting fairs, exhibitions, food- or high fashion events and family events. Find out what's happening in Milan and at The Westin Palace, Milan in particular.
F1 Italian Grand Prix Monza
1 - 3 September
Gear up for the Grand Prix of Monza, only a 15km drive from the hotel. Get a rush of adrenaline while living the Formula 1 weekend and meet your favourite racers.
3- 21 September
Enjoy the unique musical happening featuring all music styles divided over 140 events and concerts with over thousands of musicians from all over the world. The music festival is being held in Milan & Turin.
Salomon Running Milan
Participate in the Salomon Running where participants can choose a trail between 9.9 to 25KM.
During the run the runners can admire some of Milan's beauty while passing by some of Milan's most iconic points.
Women's Fashion Week
20 - 26 September
Twice a year the city turns into the Fashion capital of the world. In these two weeks the industry’s top designers will present their upcoming Spring/Summer 2018 collections in several runway shows.
La Vendemmia 2017
2 - 15 October
La Vendemmia refers to the harvesting of the grapes that plays a big part in the production of wine. To celebrate this happening, Montenapoleone District organized a big event full of unique experiences featuring fashion designers, luxury boutiques and refined wine producers accompanied by DJ set and live entertainment.
Book your room and benefit from:
- Nourishing daily SuperfoodsRx breakfast
- VIP Pass to the charity auction from Christie's (Thursday 12 October) and an exclusive wine tasting of the best labels of the Italian Grand Cru (Friday 13 October)
- Dinner for one at PanEVO restaurant
5 - 8 October
Milano Sposi is a wedding fair for the Italian market interesting in planning their wedding and to capture new and original ideas to make our wedding an unique and memorable experience.
Stroll around the fair and view the most famous wedding dresses, the most impressive locations, the finest catering services and free make-up & hairstyle advise by beauty professionals.
Giro di Lombardia - International Cycling Race
This year the Giro di Lombardia will start in Bergamo and close to the beautiful Lake Como the riders will finish their race. Along the roughly 245 km route, the riders will visit climbs like the iconic Madonna del Ghisallo, the lower Italian Alps and beautiful Italian countryside.
Cheer your favourite riders to the finish!
‘EICMA 2017′ Bikes and Motorbikes Exhibition
7 - 12 November
ICMA, the eagerly-awaited appointment for biking enthusiasts, is ready to be hosted at the Rho Fairgrounds. Bike aficionados, make sure you don’t miss the biggest event in the world dedicated to 2 wheels. The world leaders in the sector will preview their latest innovations in biking for 2018, with test-driving options in a dedicated outdoor area.
Chibimart - Jewellery exhibition
10 - 13 November
Admire the gliter and glamour at the 4-day jewellery exhibition held at the Fiera MilanoCity. During the exhibition view the showcased products like fashion accessories, semi-precious stones, ethnic articles, silver to wear, bags and lots more.
International Crafts Selling exhibition
2 - 10 December
The International Crafts Selling exhibition is considered as a unique event world wide focussing on the latest trends in crafted home furniture and fashion and where the beauty and the goodness of arts and craftsmanship merge.
During the exhibition there is a rich programme of courses and workshops for the visitors.
Exhibition: ‘Frida Kahlo. Beyond the Myth’
1 February - 3 June 2018
A full exhibition dedicated to the widely acclaimed Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, from the beginning of her career until the latest steps of her artistic production . The works on display do not follow a chronological order, as they are divided into five core themes including Politics, Women, Violence, Nature and Death.
Exhibition: Dalì and Fashion
1 February - 30 June 2018
Surrealist artist Dalì is the protagonist of his exhibition featuring garments, illustrations and design objects to highlight the interaction between fashion and art. Dalì is indeed known for his artistic collaboration with important fashion brands such as Elsa Schiapparelli, Coco Chanel, Paco Rabanne and coutourier Kaisig Wong which helped develop the artist’s surrealist production.
Chocolate Festiva 2018
8 - 11 February 2018
An event, dedicated to the fascinating world of the food of the Gods, where famed maître chocolatiers will be showcasing some of their finest creations during shows. The exhibition space usually features a special stand dedicated to masterclasses on chocolate-making, a chocoshopping area and fashion parades with models wearing incr-edible chocolate dresses.
Women's Fashion Week
21 - 27 February 2018
Twice a year the city turns into the Fashion capital of the world. In these two weeks the industry’s top designers will present their upcoming Fall & Winter 2018 collections in several runway shows.
Milan Marathon 2018
8 April 2018
The Milano Marathon is back!
It’s the moment when the best runners put themselves to the test.
Participants will be able to admire the beautiful historical monuments of the city: from the Duomo to La Scala, and the Arch of Peace at the Castello Sforzesco to the futuristic districts of the "new Milan."
Milan Furniture Fair 2018
17 - 22 April 2018
The Milan Furniture Fair is the largest trade fair for furniture worldwide.
The exhibition showcases the latest in furniture and design from all around the world. It is considered a leading venue for the display of new products by designers of furniture, lighting and other home furnishings.
Milano Food Week
Besides the Milan Fashion Week, Milan dedicates another week around food during the Milano Food Week.
During the second edition of this event visitors can enjoy workshops, lectures, live cookingshows and various tastings of Milanese and Italian delicacies.
Piano City Milan
Every year pianos invade Milan. Pianos will be placed over the entire city, in schools, yards, roodtops, churches, libraries, parks and many other places.
Milanese people will open their houses and gardens for a private concerts where people can come by and bring a small snack of beverage while listening to some notes together.
Milano Men's Fashion Week
Discover the latest trends in men's clothing and all men's accessories at the Milano Men's Fashion Week.