The first and most important Italian festival dedicated to detective stories and mystery.
An Italian literary competition dedicated to unpublished short stories with mystery and noir settings.
Started in 1980 the MystFest, the international Festival of mystery has been staged, which has also incorporated the Crime Reading in the City Award. In June a thick grey fog falls over Cattolica and a series of strange and well-known characters, such as Carlo Lucarelli or Valerio Massimo Manfredi, begin to crowd the city, ready to investigate…. “Murder she wrote”
A kermess full of events that investigates the thriller in literature, music, cinema and art.