Useful Info

The 42nd edition of the Meeting for friendship among peoples will be held from Friday 20 to Wednesday 25 August 2021.
The event will take place in the presence of the Rimini Fair: via Emilia, 155 - 47921 Rimini.
Admission to the Meeting is free. The Fair is open from 10.30 to 24.00.

Shuttle service
For the entire duration of the event, the Rimini Fair is connected to the rest of the city with a shuttle service.

By Train
The Rimini Fiera station, inside the Exhibition Center, is active for regional trains FS, Frecciabianca and Frecciarossa. For info and timetables consult the website From Rimini Station (also served by Italo Treno) you can reach the Fair with line 9.

By plane
Network of connections from the International Airport of Rimini - San Marino “Federico Fellini” and from the airports of Bologna and Milan.


Can enter the Fair:

  • those who are vaccinated (15 days after the first dose or with both doses)

  • Those who have recovered from Covid within the previous 6 months

  • Those who has taken a negative swab within the previous 48 hours

That is the requirements of the Green Pass.

These data must be self-certified in the Rimini Meeting app.

If you don't have any of these requirements you can do the swab:

  • In your city, before leaving

  • At the Fair (West Entrance) by booking it through the App

The swab with a negative result is valid for 48 hours.


The Meeting Rimini app

Download the "Meeting Rimini" app on your smartphone, follow the instructions and register, with the personalized QR code generated by the app you can:

  • consult the program
  • enter the Fair
  • book meetings and exhibitions

Minors must be registered by their parents. Under the age of 12, entry to the Fair is free from Covid certifications.

For info write to

There are 8,000 free parking spaces near the West Entrance. Disabled parking and caravan parks are in the Park Ovest 1 and 2 area. The camper areas are not equipped with electrical connections.
Visitors entrance
Visitors and volunteers can enter the Fair from the West and South entrances (preferable for those arriving by public transport). The Covid-19 swab is carried out only at the West entrance.
Conventions, exhibitions, shows, catering services, bookstores, thematic areas dedicated to international cooperation, work, science, sustainability, health, innovation: the Meeting is a continuous discovery. Use the “Meeting Rimini” app to learn more about all the proposals of the 2021 Meeting, read the program of the day also in the Daily Meeting available in distributors located throughout the Fair. If you need to know more, you will find the info desk in the South Hall.
The use is free. You can access the website to consult the program of conferences, exhibitions and shows, read the news, learn more about the themes and areas of the Meeting, listen to the Radio, consult the Newspaper, listen to the BookCorner podcasts, visit the bookshop (present both physically at the Fair and digitally), discover the catering. All scheduled events are available live in Italian, English and Spanish both on the website and on the Youtube channel of the Meeting. The same events are later available on demand in other languages as well. Registration is required to view live meetings and digital exhibitions from the site.
Clicca per scaricare la piantina della Fiera in formato .pdf.
In addition to the appointments scheduled at the Fair, the Meeting this year offers shows every evening at 9.30 pm in the central Piazza Tre Martiri. The evenings of 20 (Uto Ughi in concert), 22 (Federico Mecozzi in concert), 23 ("Giuseppe's dream" by Luca Doninelli, with Maurizio Donadoni) and 24 August ("La Sagra Famiglia" by Paolo Cevoli) would be available on payment). Tickets can be purchased on the platform. On Sunday 22nd and Monday 23rd August in the “Corte degli Agostiniani” in the center of Rimini the screening of films will be proposed.

Visits to exhibitions, including guided tours, are free. You need to book your visit via the app. In the dedicated section you can choose the time and indicate for how many people to book a guided tour, every day from 10.30 to 23.00. For safety reasons, we invite you to equip yourself with earphones.

The PART - Palazzi dell'Arte Rimini (Rimini Art Palaces) in Piazza Cavour hosts the exhibition “The hand of the artist and the human effigy. Contemporary Italian Sculpture ". Free admission. The opening hours are the same as those of the museum.

Puoi prenotare la partecipazione ai webinar attraverso l’app.