Image 0 - Festival Poestate 2023 – Lugano
Image 1 - Festival Poestate 2023 – Lugano

Festival Poestate 2023 – Lugano

27th edition Poestate Festival Lugano 2023.

The programme will be announced and downloadable from May 2023 on the official Facebook/Poestate page and the official website www.poestate.ch. For contact [email protected].

The Poestate Festival, the first and most historically important literary event in Italian-speaking Switzerland, was founded in Lugano in 1997. An independent literary festival with multidisciplinary activities, meetings, readings, performances, installations, lectures, from the classical to the avant-garde, from the local to the international, from the great bard to the young up-and-coming.

Poestate invites everyone to the 27th edition with a programme that is, is, as always, full of extraordinary offerings. See you in Lugano between the 1-3 June for the 2023 Poestate Festival.

Program download.

Flyer download.


  • OPENING Thu... Fri: 19:00 – 23:00
    Sat: 10:00 – 13:00 / 15:30 – 16:30 / 19:00 – 23:00
  • CATEGORIES Literature , Get-togethers