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Events not to be missed in July 2017

venerdì 30 Giugno 2017

Culture, Tourism and Entertainment in Florence and the metropolitan area.

Tourism: A selection of events taking place in the Metropolitan City of Florence in July 2017. You can find the full listing on the area’s official tourist website:

Apriti Cinema! offers free outdoor screenings in *the Piazzale degli Uffizi until 19th July. Films are shown in their original language with Italian subtitles.

Apriti Cinema!
Piazzale degli Uffizi until
19th July

In Fiesole, until 28th July, Estate Fiesolana celebrates its 70th (edition) bringing music, theatre, jazz and much more *to the enchanting Roman Amphitheatre.

Estate Fiesolana
28th July

The Medicea trade wine show is to be held in Cerreto Guidi from 11th to 16th July. This celebration of DOCG Chianti promises evenings full of fine food and wine and great entertainment.

Wine: Medicea
Cerreto Guidi from
11th to 16th July

The International Street Theatre festival, Mercantia is back in Certaldo, from 12th to 16th July. “The Big Party” is the theme chosen for the 30th edition, with five days of street performers, theatre, dance live music and more.

International Street Theatre festival, Mercantia
Certaldo, from
12th to 16th July

The second MusArt Festival will take place from 17th to 23 July, combining great concerts, art TUAR tours, culture and gourmet cuisine in the Piazza Santissima Annunziata, in the heart of Florence. Paolo Conte, Yann Tiersen and Raphael Gualazzi are just a few of the artists not to be missed.

MusArt Festival
Florence from
17th to 23 July

Some of the exhibitions we recommend include: Ytalia, dedicated to Italian contemporary art – in Florence at Forte Belvedere, until October; “Michelangelo and the siege of Florence”, at the Casa Buonarroti museum until 10th July. “Leonardo an impossible exhibition” in Vinci at Villa del Faralle, where full size digital reproductions of seventeen of the most celebrated paintings of the Tuscan genius will be on display.

For a full calendar of events, visit: