The Tree of Life is coming back to the Expo…
It’s been exactly one year after the event that for six months has meant that Milan had the world’s eyes focused on the Expo.
On May Day 2015, they turned on the lights of the Tree of Life and was thus kicked off the World Exposition.
As we all know, for the occasion, it was built a new and spacious exhibition center in the city of Rho, which for a whole semester was trampled by over 21 million people from every point of the globe.
October 31, 2015, the last day of the event, the spotlight went off, slowly everything is back to normal and the word “Expo” is no longer been mentioned, although until a few days before it was about pivotal in conversations among friends and acquaintances.
Many have criticized the decision to erect a huge and brand new area dedicated to the event. The question that everyone is posed was: “And now, what will become of the Expo site? What will happen once all the pavilions will be dismantled and returned to his country? “
The Expo rebirth
Finally begin to arrive on the answers of the Expo destiny. It starts Sunday, May 1, exactly one year after the first lighting of the Tree of Life that will shine again and to make a spectacle to the audience. Afterwards, at 19:30, seventy members of the orchestra of the Accademia della Scala musicians will perform in front of 500 guests, including the establishment figures and representatives from around the world.
At the end of the concert he will be proclaimed the winner of the contest “Name the former Expo area”, for which 12 to 25 April received more than seven hundred proposals.
From May to September, from Friday to Sunday, from 15 to 23, there are shows and attractions that will entertain young and old. The entrance will be free and will be created spaces to practice the most varied sports; There will be an open air theater with more than two thousand seats.
Giant screens will be set up to allow the public to enjoy the show of the Europeans and the Olympics in the open, all together.
There will be exhibitions, street food, cultural and sports events for young and old, for all tastes. The Milanese summer will be sanctioned by the Expo this year, although in a completely different and renewed.