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Events in Florence and surrounding area in June 2023

giovedì 1 Giugno 2023

Here is a rundown of events scheduled for June 2023 in Florence and the surrounding area. The announcements are taken from Feel Florence, the official tourism site of the Municipality of Florence and the metropolitan city area.
June is the month of Florence, with the big celebrations of the 24th, day of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint. In the afternoon in Piazza Santa Croce the final of Historical Football is programmed.
An international event in sport: from 9th to 11th June the racetrack of Mugello will be hosting the Grand Prix of Italy in motorcycling.
Art – Palazzo Medici Riccardi, until 5th September, is hosting the exhibition “Luca Giordano. Baroque master in Florence”. The Museum of the 1900s is hosting, until 13th September, the exhibition “Lucio Fontana. The origin of the world”. Until 18th June in Palazzo Strozzi “Reaching for the Stars. From Maurizio Cattelan to Lynette Yiadom-Boakye”. The Cattedrale dell’Immagine is hosting the exhibition dedicated to the street art of Banksy, extended until 1st October.
In Montespertoli, until 29th October, in the Museo d’Arte Sacra of San Piero in Mercato an exceptional loan from the collection of Fra Filippo Lippi , the so-called “predella Barbadori”.
Taste – Until 4th June at Montespertoli the “Chianti Show” is programmed, the participants being the wine producers of the area. Same closing date for Toscanello d’Oro, in Pontassieve, the wine market.
Music – Fifth edition of Firenze Rocks in the Arena of Visarno. Great international music will see The Woo perform on June 17th and Maroon 5 the day after.