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.