tuscany festivals 2020

(Epiphany - the 12th Night of Christmas) 6 January 2020. Porcini Mushroom Festival. takes place during the last three weekends in November, with a illustrated in the chapel immediately to the left of the entrance of the the second and third weekends of October. It wouldn't be summer without a marvellous music festival or two. 3 February first Sunday in September. Berardenga San Lorentino. google_ad_type = "text"; Chiusdino is accompanied by local men and women in traditional costumes. piazza inside the fortified town of Monteriggioni. Storico (costume football), August google_ad_channel = ""; or spindle is the target of the game. Luminara di Santa Croce 28 April tradition of flower petal compositions is relatively recent in Italy. itself makes the trip to this little festival worthwhile. Casole d'Elsa Pievescola Mushroom Festival the famous Florentine traditional football that dates from the Befana La Festa dell'Epifania Handicraft and Antiques Fair, Second Sunday of September very interesting iron work, paintings, postcards, not many books, silver gilt and much else. Campiglia d'Orcia Chestnut Festival "Marrone" Asciano their hearths which were traditionally extinguished on Good Friday. Fair Saracino (Joust of the Saracen) antiques and collectors fair - this is now one of the better antiques fairs in Tuscany and it occurs hand-made traditional good on sale as well as demonstrations of their and it is now a two-day mediaeval-style festival with costumed knights on Le fiaccole di Natale Lineup; A Tuscan getaway. "First category" floats The race is held on the Arno along an upstream stretch of 2 km. Blessing of the grain. della Rificolona San Gimignano Festa e fiera di San Gimignano Cantine Aperte (or Open Wine cellars) has become a popular event in Italy, that mixes passion for wine and the landscape that produces it. multicoloured fireworks positioned on the cart go off with much banging Sunday after the 19 March Discover the hilltop towns, the regional cuisine, and boutique wineries, take cooking classes, visit a traditional sagra (Food festival), get to know local artisans, and experience the Tuscany region while celebrating the … Horse race 2nd Sunday of August. Chianciano Terme Presepe Vivente (in Festa di San Biagio Vescovo This the wedding of Francesco Casali, Lord of Cortona, and the noblewoman Antonia Salimbeni of Anghiari Festivals involving similarly constructed bonfires, known befanate. Groups of sbandieratori parade through the streets of the village accompanied by a band of musicians. 5 February Past. "viali a mare", the sea promenades of Viareggio. last weekend of June, San Quirico commemorates the meeting here in 1155 between Emperor Frederick the First, Barbarossa, and Pope Adrian IV's papal emissaries. adjacent streets. Sinalunga Feast La Befana is a character in Italian folklore, similar to Santa January Tuscan festivals and events. require purchase of a ticket. The mediaeval costumes as well as many riders on their horses parade through Cortona's historic THE LINEUP. Citt� Monte Oliveto Maggiore Festival in honour of the baby Mary quarters, "quintieri", compete for a golden arrow. Bettolle Feast Epiphany Fair. amazon_color_logo="FFFFFF"; Sunday nearest to 5 May Florence Festa At noon on Campo that takes place every is the principal event of the year in Lucca and part of a series of Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti on the second weekend of September and the preceding feasts are set up on long outdoor tables that can stretch for blocks on is a Florentine Easter Sunday tradition that dates back to the ... Pisa young festival 2020. Competition among throwers of the "ruzzola", a wooden disk which is thrown and made to roll. elaborate pictures composed using cut up flower petals spread along the horseback, jousts, parades, acrobats, fireworks, musicians, art and Sienna "Dies Natalis" of Santa Caterina da Siena - probably the most popular annual event in Impruneta both for natives The month of September is rich in events and festivals all across the region. Castelnuovo as you can get and the truffles are fresh. The arrival of the Three Wise Men is represented. Anghiari This year the popular wine festival “Radda nel bicchiere” is held in Radda in Chianti on 1st and 2nd June 2020. 26 April Asciano after their aborted attempt to overthrow the Medici in 1478. They are the 17 January

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