Thanks to CidneOn International Light Festival, Brescia Castle is lit up since 2017. The festival takes place in Brescia, Italy, and it is the first of its kind in Italy; held in a castle and member of the International Light Festival Organisation.
In its first edition in 2017 alone, the festival attracted 150,000 spectators to the city, with the amount almost doubling on the second edition. It aims to give the castle a much-deserved recognition and it seems to have succeeded.
International artists have contributed to the festival with installations and projects a mix of light and sound design. CidneOn also includes musicals and children activities.