A weekend full of events including markets, festivals, parties, concerts and shows. Here are the ones not to be missed.
Concerts, cinema and festivals
Tribute to Enrico Caruso
Villa Caruso Bellosguardo in Lastra a Signa hosts a homage show dedicated to the great tenor Enrico Caruso. HERE for all the information, possibility to have an aperitif or have dinner at the villa.
Italian Brass Week
Sunday begins the new edition of the Italian Brass Week, the brass festival that brings music also on the boats of the Renaioli.
Firenze Folks Festival
The Florence Folks Festival which promotes the universal languages of music, food and conviviality by involving local, national and international artists from different cultures. HERE for the whole program.
Cinema under the stars
In Florence there are many open-air cinemas: from the one in the Uffizi square to the one in Villa Bardini. Here is all the useful information.
Friday night with the List Representative, but first Andrea Rucci: Champ de Mars in the park; saturday A late afternoon with Ros: avant-garde rock and new record for the band from Montepulciano; on Sunday Leo Boni in concert presents his third album “The Ring”.
The most beautiful villages in Tuscany
Three villages to visit in the province of Florence
Festivals and celebrations
Festival of ceramics
Appointment on July 31 and August 1, the historic center of Borgo San Lorenzo, in the heart of Mugello, will again be the theater of Fabrica32, a festival of ceramics and artistic influences born in 2018.
Festival of mixed fried food
In the premises of the CRC of Pozzolatico weekend in the company of the Sagra del Fritto Misto organized by the Lebowski Historical Center. The menu includes seafood specialties of all kinds, cooked by professional chefs: starters, first and second courses (including frying) based on fish.
In Fucecchio, in the hamlet of Galleno, the 50th edition of the steak festival will take place on the occasion of the village festival of Galleno from 31 July to 15 August
Certaldo in Fermento
In Certaldo the second edition of the Beer Festival: “Certaldo in Fermeto”. Appointment from 30 July to 8 August in viale Matteotti, 201 in the park of the Piscina Fiammetta area. In the gastronomy department there will be typical Tuscan products, hamburgers and much more.
Watching over the threshing floors
The appointment with tastings and aperitifs at sunset in the farms of Montespertoli has also been renewed for the summer of 2021. HERE for all the information of A vigil on the threshing floors.
The 50th edition of the Soup Festival will take place in Fucecchio, in the hamlet of Massarella. In addition to the soup, you can taste many traditional Tuscan dishes.
Summer in the cellar
Montespertoli arrives “Summer in the cellar”, appointments in the square and in the wine estates to taste excellent glasses of wine. The program includes wine tastings from local farms every Wednesday, from 7 July to 25 August, in Piazza del Popolo in Montespertoli. This weekend the first tasting event in the company, HERE for more information.
The swimming pools in Florence where you can take a bath
Special: the summer clubs
The summer of Florence comes back to life with the summer clubs. Already this weekend some will open and have concerts and shows scheduled. HERE all the information.
Aperitifs at Villa Bardini
Live music and DJ sets in La Montagnola
Estate all’Off Bar
Habana 500: the place with Cuban flavors
Mugello Festival: between tortelli and grills
Summer at the Manifattura Tabacchi: between events and street food
Fiorino sull’Arno: the grove on the river
Arno beach: River Urban Beach
Light, the garden of Mars
Garden of ArtCulture.
The best street food in Florence
Where to eat an excellent schiacciata in Florence and surroundings
Here the restaurants of Florence, to choose between traditional Tuscan, ethnic, Japanese or Chinese cuisine.
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Photo: Brioche with ice cream festival, photo from the Facebook page of the festival