Many events are dedicated to movies and the art of filmmaking: in downtown, movie releases, shows, music performances, meetings, film making studios, street art performances.
Other events in the weekend:
Live concerts by the Social Band of Luca Barbarossa and Andrea Perroni and by Annalisa, 50's music by Greg & The Frigidaires, concert by Alice Paba, dj set and Radio2 Social Club radio show, fireworks, 1st July in piazzale Roma from 10.30 pm.
Real Time presents fashion tips by the image consultants Carla Gozzi and Enzo Miccio, 2nd July in piazzale Ceccarini from 7 pm.
International match Germany vs Italy Euro 2016 quarter-final live on the big screen, 2nd July in piazzale Ceccarini from 9 pm.
Il Festival del Sole, the International Gymnastics Meeting. Opening ceremony 3rd July in piazzale Roma from 9 pm.
The name (in local pronunciation Arcaton) comes from the Greek and Byzantine occupation dated back to the sixth century AD: "Archeion" is the name of a plant, the burr, which still grows spontaneously in some areas of the beach now occupied by the bathing establishments but which was once abundant on the desert shore of Riccione.