What's on in Rome this October!

 The annual "hands on" Hobby Show" in Rome gives you the chance to play around with some of the latest materials straight from the manufacturers themselves. Experts in the art and textile world will also be able to put a brush in your hand and teach you the latest techniques and trends. Entrance will set you back about €10. The show is held at the Nuova Fiera di Roma from October 12-14.

The "uber funky" Roads to Ruins (in Italian) film festival is happening from October 11-14 playing host to a number of cool indie documentaries, feature films and music videos. The festival focuses on the coolest trends in the world of music happening right now using the visual impact of film.

Football/soccer fans are lucky with Rome having 2 teams battling in the Serie A, Roma and Lazio. Both will be playing at the epic Stadio Olimpico after the international break.

20/10; Lazio - Milan 20:45

28/10; Roma - Udinese 20:45

31/10 Lazio - Torino 20:45