Every year, the summer Opera Festival is held in Verona—an event that is an ancient tradition in Italy. The festival takes place at the Verona Arena, an inspiring Roman amphitheatre built in 30 AD. Traditionally, the festival begins at sundown, when visitors light up small candles to create a magical atmosphere. During the Arena di Verona Festival, you will enjoy different classic performances, famous operas, and singers and dancers from all over the world! For those who adore and value the art, the Opera Festival is a must for their bucket list!