Social Program

Fun Activities Agenda, Information and Registration

We have organized a set of fun activities for you, because our Toastmasters family love having a blast!

Deadline of registration and payment:

Sunday, May 05th, at midnight, Central European Time (CET) using this link: Social Program Registration

What’s happening and when?

Thursday, 16.05.2019, from 20:30 (CET): Networking apericena & fun activity

Enjoy an evocative panorama in which the sunset and the Ligurian Sea will transform this networking apericena with your old and new Toastmaster friends into an event to be experienced with all the senses.

Taste a buffet of delicious handmade Italian food prepared with fresh local ingredients.
Get ready for the fun activity of the evening: entertain the audience with an impromptu speech on “Become a Genoa Hero”.

The event is hosted at the Restaurant Rosa dei Venti, Piazzale Luigi Durand de la Penne, 4, 16128 Genoa.

Date & arrival time: Thursday, 16.05.2019 from 20:30
Dress code: Smart casual
Venue: Rosa Dei Venti, Via Durand de le Penne 4, 16128 Genova

Friday, 17.05.2019, from 09:00 (CET): Speed Orienteering around Genoa

Do you love running?
Would you like running in a team, towards a common goal?
Would you like to know the places in which you’re running?

“Speed orienteering” is all of that !

You will have a run in good company while exploring Genoa, the capital town of Liguria, and its wealth of surprising architectural and cultural heritage, with a little competition which the faster and most attentive Team will win!

The gathering point is in “Largo Sandro Pertini”, in front of the Carlo Felice Opera Theatre, around the Giuseppe Garibaldi monument, from 08:45.

Date & arrival time: Friday, 17.05.2019, gathering @ 8.45, activity from 09:00 to 11.00
Dress code: Sportswear and running shoes. We also recommend you bring some drinking water with you.
Gathering point: Largo Sandro Pertini (
Facilitated by Outdoor Portofino


Friday, 17.05.2019, from 09:30 (CET): Historical tour of downtown Genoa

Enjoy an historical tour in the most suggestive and hidden places of Genoa, the “Superba” maritime republic of Italy, and learn about anecdotes and stories that made this one of the most powerful and influential centers of Europe.

While exploring the city of Genoa, you will introduce to the most known Italian characters, such as Christopher Columbus, and join an impromptu speech session.

The event is toured by Davide Bricoli, from our District 109 Conference core team.

The meeting point is at Palazzo San Giorgio, 2, 16126 Genoa (main entrance), from 09:30.

Date & arrival time: Friday, 17.05.2019 from 09:30
Dress code: sporty casual
Venue: Palazzo San Giorgio, 2, 16126 Genova (main entrance)

Friday, 17.05.2019, from 20:30 (CET): Networking buffet dinner & fun activity

Enjoy your networking dinner with your Toastmaster family in a modern and spacious restaurant with a terrace overlooking the Darsena: the heart of Genoa.

Savor a wealth of traditional food prepared with exquisite ingredients representative of the Ligurian gastronomy.
Get ready for the fun activities of the night: perform your karaoke skills and get ready to sing to the summery selection songs.

The event is hosted at the 518 Cocktail & Restaurant, Museo Del Mare, Calata Ansaldo De Mari, 1, 16126 Genoa.
The restaurant is easily accessible on foot from Sala Quadrivium, the venue of our District 109 Conference (about 20 minutes walk).

Date & arrival time: Friday, 17.05.2019 from 20:30
Dress code: Smart casual
Venue: 518 Cocktail & Restaurant