From 17/07/2018 to 28/07/2018 The Musart Festival is back: music, dance, art and good food, the Florentine festival that for the third year will bring great national and international characters to Piazza della Santissima Annunziata.
The outdoor cinema in the center of Florence from 2017 is located in the square of the Uffizi.
until 11th August it will be possible to sit and watch – for free – one of the films selected by Quelli dell’Alfieri, Fondazione Toscana system, Festival dei Popoli, Screen Art, Nice, Premio Fiesole and Map of creation.
Every first Sunday of every month State Museums (Uffizi,
Accademia, Bargello, Palazzo Pitti etc.) will be free of charge
without reservation, for everybody.
Also the entrance to Villa Bardini is free for
From June 27th to July 2nd 2018 all quidditch fans will meet in Florence to attend the Quidditch World Cup races organized by the IQA. With 31 participating countries (including Italy), Florence is preparing to host for the first time in Italy the biggest tournament in the history of this sport.
On June 27th, in the afternoon, Piazza Santa Croce will be held, on the field of Calcio Storico, the demonstration match with the participation of the Italian National Quidditch.
On June 24th the Arno and the sky above Florence will be colored by the glow of the “Fochi di San Giovanni”, the patron saint of the city.
An ancient tradition that is carried out with great enthusiasm.
Program of June 24th
In the morning “historical procession” for the delivery of the Ceri and the Crosses to the Mayor of the city of Florence and to the Archbishop of the city of Florence and “Holy Mass”.
The concert before the fires at 20:30 Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia
At 22:00, after the greetings of the authorities, the rain of “fochi” from Piazzale Michelangelo will start.
FOO FIGHTERS, GUNS N ‘ROSES, IRON MAIDEN and OZZY OSBOURNE at Florence Rocks 2018! and AVENGED SEVENFOLD and JUDAS PRIEST
and many other bands that will be added in the coming days.
The most rock festival of the Italian summer unveils the headliners of the 2018 edition, scheduled from June 14 to 17 at the Visarno Arena in Florence. An extraordinary line-up for a festival that in the past year has welcomed 140,000 fans from all over the world and will be joined by other big names in the coming weeks.
The first semifinal of the Florentine historic sport, Calcio Storico.
Will take place on 9th June in Santa Croce. The Azzurri di Santa Croce and the Rossi di Santa Maria Novella will compete.
foto crédit Umberto Fedele
The first Sunday of June offers a rich proposal for visits and activities to discover the Florentine Civic Museums
Attention: ticket offices close one hour before the closing time.
Back an appointment that has become a tradition: the European Night of Museums. On May 19th, many Florentine museums will be open from 9.00 pm to 11.00 pm at the symbolic price of 1 euro. The event will take place throughout Europe.
Please note that during the three hours of extraordinary opening the entrance ticket will be at the symbolic cost of 1 euro, while during the ordinary hours the ticket will take place according to the usual costs.
The village will be located in Piazza Santa Croce
SATURDAY 12 MAY – 9.00 -20.00
SUNDAY 13 MAY – 7.00 – 12.30
You can pick up your bib at the village:
SATURDAY 12 MAY – 9.00 -20.00
SUNDAY 13 MAY – 7.00 – 9.00
Documents to be presented for collection of the bib number:
In case you want to withdraw the breastplate of third parties, you must bring a signed proxy and a copy of the identity card of the delegator
10 KM: departure at 09.30am from Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia and arrival at Piazza del Duomo
5 KM: departure 10.00 from Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia and arrival Via dei Magliabechi