July 5, 2022
The summer season starts again, and the Abis administration proposes through the Department of Culture and Tourism a broad calendar of events with a crescendo of genres and ideas designed to involve the local public and tourists.
The aim is especially to welcome the visitor with a wide range of entertainment evenings that will animate the municipal area until September.
The program offers a rich selection of cultural events, music, literature reviews and theater performances. The great artists on the national and international stage will alternate with local talents, for whom the administration has always given ample space.
This year, the identified sites will be expanded with the aim of involving and strengthening a larger number of squares, neighborhoods and villages.
In addition to the historic center and the village of San Giovanni di Sinis, there are two major shows in Solanas and an important event in Piazza Ravenna.
“Since our establishment, we have invested in offering citizens and visitors moments of quality and high cultural value, leaving plenty of room for local talent, to whom the exhibition was dedicated. Giants of Cabras which this year will be the fourth edition – explains Culture and Tourism Councilor Carlo Trincas -. The offer ranges from classical to traditional music, from jazz to pop and lucky rock Cover band competition. We have also invested in major events, with nationally and internationally recognized artists ”.
This year, Cabras will host the record number of thirteen events, including reviews, festivals and entertainment events, spread over 49 dates and spread across the municipal area, organized in close collaboration with organizations and associations.
“The path of evolution, which sees Cabras transform with ever-increasing momentum into a city with a tourist cold, necessarily also goes through the animation of summer evenings – says Mayor Andrea Abis – the closure of the historic center, which we from this year want to make it final. in some streets, will encourage slow mobility and will be a panacea for commercial activities and the local food and wine sector, not just during evening entertainment.
We start this evening with Cabras Classica review by the Civic School of Music “Più Musica” in collaboration with the association Ellipsis: the string quartet plays at the magical location of the Church of San Giovanni di Sinis at 21.00.
Also note the concert with Maestro Simone Pittau’s Chamber Orchestra in Sardinia, composed for the occasion by internationally renowned artists, mainly the first parts of the London Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic and numerous young artists with great talent from different parts of the world. Local masters like Fortunato Casu and Andrea Piras will also play with them.
Thanks to the inevitable association with the Dromos Festival, Ludovico Einaudi will be at Tharros’ magnificent location in August with three consecutive dates, and the Incognito band will animate Piazza Stagno. In collaboration with the Mont’e Prama Foundation, the first international festival of archeology has already taken place, the literary festival Isola dei Giganti starts, which takes place in the garden of the Civil Museum and continues with Jacopo Cullin and Richard Galliano, whom they will stop in Tharros .
The participation of the Tzur Association is constant and offers events to animate the evening in the coastal village of San Giovanni di Sinis.
The Bottarga festival closes the season, which this year moves to September, the weekend after Corsa degli Scalzi. Two important events that help to extend the summer season and guarantee accommodation facilities that they can still count on a fair number of visitors.
“Last year, despite the great difficulties caused by the health situation, we were able to propose several appointments, and the feedback was definitely positive. This year we are even more motivated, and the tourism policy projects, with the work of all the departments involved and delegated councilors, are finally coming up one after the other, ”says Mayor Andrea Abis.
“The path we are following is aimed at placing Cabras among the most important Sardinian tourist destinations. Ours is an ambitious vision, but we have all the necessary prerequisites to achieve the goal and the commitment is maximum,” concludes Commissioner Carlo Trincas.