Mobility, hospitality and sociability. Some information to enjoy Festivaletteratura to the full.
During the Festival, in Piazza Sordello and in Piazza Marconi there will be an info point while the Festival Ticket Office will offer an information spot. For general tourist information, please visit Ufficio Informazioni Turistiche della Provincia di Mantova - piazza Mantegna, 6 (tel. 0376.432432, [email protected]; www.turismo.mantova.it), open every day from 9 am till 6 pm, friday and saturday from 9 am till 7 pm.
Festivaletteratura information right on your mobile phone. Festivaletteratura offers an SMS information service for scheduled events. To enjoy this free service, you just need to send an SMS reading “Festival On” to +39 377 5093200. The service is already live and completely free. All info will be limited to the 22nd August – 10th September 2017 period. Those who registered in previous years will be automatically registered for this year as well without having to go through the activation process again. The service can be disabled by sending an SMS reading "Festival Off" to the same number. The activation or deactivation SMS will be charged according to you telephone provider’s tariffs.
All Festivaletteratura info immediately available on your smartphone:
- Live up-to-date programme, including all changes;
- Ability to create your personal schedule with you favourite events;
- All info about authors participating at this edition;
- Festival venues as well as where to eat, where to sleep and shop.
The App can be downloaded from the App Store for iOS™ devices (iPhone and iPad) and from Google Play for Android devices. For all other devices, you can use the web App available at app.festivaletteratura.it.
The app was developed by Global Informatica srl.
In collaboration with Cooperativa Librai Mantovani and thanks to the UNIPOL Group’s contribution. The Festival Bookshop is located in Piazza Sordello. Open: from Saturday 26th August Opening times 9.30-13.00, 15.30-23.00 During the Festival, non stop from 9.30 to 24.00 Books of authors participating at the Festival will be available both in the bookshop and at the events’ venues. For all enquiries: 366.6209132.
After past years’ success, Festivaletteratura camping site is back! A temporary camping site, managed in collaboration with Aster, transforms the parking area in via Legango 1/A, usually reserved to campervans, into an open space for those who wish to camp in Mantua.
As usual, this year as well disabled people will enjoy a dedicated transport service run by specialised staff. Reception facilities are available at CAMPO CANOA and PIAZZA VIRGILIANA car parks. The service is free of charge but must be booked by Tuesday 6th September. For all enquiries and bookings: t 0376 360515 - 338 6617278 (Graziella) from Monday to Friday from 9.00 to13.00 and from 16.00 to19.00.
In the courtyard of Palazzo Castiglioni you will find the well-known exchange bookshop. The usual space for curious and passionate readers. In the exchange bookshop, festivalgoers can have a break in between events, taking away a book and leaving a different one in exchange, or they can leave an adequate donation in the dedicated box.