Public Program 2024

Piazza della Rinascita, Pescara (Italy)

May 30th – June 2nd

From May 30th through 2nd June 2024 families, children and cartoons fans are really welcomed in Pescara for the Cartoons on the Bay Festival!
As for every edition, it is planned to have a packed programme with initiatives and events open to the main public.
Among them, happening in Piazza della Rinascita for the general audience and valuable also for foreign tourists are the live show, special Live Radio sessions with special guests; A Concert with the cartoon theme songs with Emanuela Pacotto; A Live Concert of Antonella Ruggiero.
Moreover have fun with the main characters of cartoons like Masha and Orso, Pinocchio, The Smurfs and many others!

Aurum – La Fabbrica delle Idee, Pescara

May 30th – June 1st

Other relevant events happening at AURUM – La Fabbrica delle Idee, where take place the Exhibition ‘STOP-MOTION AND OTHER UNEXPECTED SCIENCES’ by Stefano Bessoni, that can be visited from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
The Retrospective dedicated to the Pulcinella Special Award Leslie Iwerks. Screenings: The Pixar Story (2007) 88’, The Hand Behind The Mouse (1999) 90’
The Cartoons on the Bay Fun & Comics a space made in collaboration with Games Academy and Scuola Internazionale di Comics (International school of comics), where you can gain direct experience of the most varied forms of “Pop Culture”. From board games to role-playing games, from card games to chess, as well as comics, illustrations, K-Pop Culture, recreational workshops and entertainment shows. An area designed for families and enthusiasts where sharing and trial come together to live and rediscover the gaming and comics culture.

All the events are free! Enjoy your time in Pescara with Cartoons on the Bay