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5 things to do in Milan this weekend

From 20 to 22 May

5 things to do in Milan this weekend From 20 to 22 May

June is just around the corner and tourists are already flooding the streets, taking advantage of the pleasant and not too muggy weather. Every corner is filled with events, aperitifs and DJ sets, but fear not, the nss guide is always here, punctual every Friday, to reveal the best of the weekend in the city.

To Eat - Trattoria Arlati 

Founded in the 1930s by Luigi and Modesta Arlati, this trattoria is now run by Leopoldo, who represents the third generation after his grandparents and father Mario, who in the 1960s transformed this place from a suburban tavern into a restaurant frequented by artists and managers from all over Milan. A historic restaurant where you can enjoy real traditional dishes in a cosy and relaxed atmosphere, from risotto to ossobuco. 

Via Alberto Nota, 47

To Discover - Memphis Again

Triennale Milano and Memphis Milano present "Memphis Again", an exhibition, directed and curated by Christoph Radl, of about two hundred pieces of furniture and objects made between 1981 and 1986. In the space of the Curva di Triennale, over one hundred metres long, the objects are presented in chronological order, like a fashion show, while the spectator moves along the catwalk immersed in a nightclub atmosphere.

Viale Emilio Alemagna, 6

To Chill - Backdoor 43

Small, tiny, the smallest in the world: BackDoor43 has turned the Naviglio into a huge open-air bar. 4 square metres of premises where delicious cocktails are prepared to take away to sip at sunset along the Naviglio.

Ripa di Porta Ticinese, 43

To Shop - Pennesi Jewellery 

A unique meeting point for collectors and enthusiasts of goldsmith's art, vintage jewellery, fine objects and Art Deco: Gioielleria Pennesi is not only Rihanna's trusted supplier of vintage accessories, but also a meeting place for all those who admire beauty, with its glittering showcases transporting us to bygone eras.

 Via Alessandro Manzoni, 29

To Club - Take It Easy

To kick off the summer season, Circolo Magnolia has fully occupied its Park Stage for a rave in the park with our residents Bugsy and DJLMP and the friends of Anna Molly.

Via Circonvallazione Idroscalo, 41