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June 21, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

HOGWARTS/Quidditch World Cup June 27-July 2 Cerreti sports complex, viale Manfredo Fanti 18, Florence “Muggles” still in mourning after never receiving their Hogwarts acceptance letters will have a second shot at experiencing a highlight of the Harry Potter world. Quidditch, a competitive game which the wizards and witches of Harry’s school played on broomsticks, is […]
June 14, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

SPIRITUAL/Festa della Cultura, San Giovanni Battista June 18-24 Various venues in Florence Part sacred arts festival, part community celebration, the Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista pays homage to Florence’s patron saint John the Baptist, culminating with his feast day on June 24. Per tradition, the Church of Santi Apostoli is the festival’s spiritual center, […]
June 7, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

    MENSWEAR/Pitti Uomo June 12-15 Fortezza da Basso, viale Filippo Strozzi, Florence A past edition of Pitti Uomo / Ph. @marcobadiani World-famous menswear fair Pitti Uomo will enter its 94th edition this month, bringing a fresh crop of buyers, bloggers, models, designers, journalists and tastemakers to Florence. You’ll recognize the “Pitti people” by their […]
May 31, 2018
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Best events in Florence in June 2018

HOGWARTS/Quidditch World Cup June 27-July 2 Cerreti sports complex, viale Manfredo Fanti 18, Florence “Muggles” still in mourning after never receiving their Hogwarts acceptance letters will have a second shot at experiencing a highlight of the Harry Potter world. Quidditch, a competitive game which the wizards and witches of Harry’s school played on broomsticks, is […]
May 24, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

FASHION/Italy in Hollywood May 25-March 10, 2019 Ferragamo Museum, piazza Santa Trinita 5r, Florence With its next exhibition, the Ferragamo Museum will take visitors on a “well-heeled” stroll down Hollywood Boulevard right here in Florence. Italy in Hollywood is inspired by the years that the shoe giant Salvatore Ferragamo spent in the United States—specifically, his […]
May 23, 2018
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5 wine events in Tuscany, Spring 2018

Meandering the cypress-lined lanes is a must, but venturing into the wine region with a purpose is always a good idea. Here’s our guide to 5 wine events this spring in Tuscany.
May 17, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

SPRING/Artigianato e Palazzo May 17-20 Giardino Corsini, via della Scala 115, Florence Ph. via AeP Artigianato e Palazzo is one of the “musts” of Florentine May. Roughly 100 Italian and international artisans and designers will be spread throughout the orangerie, the greenery-lined pathways, and the “Nuns’ Garden” of the spectacular Giardino Corsini, a private garden […]
May 10, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

PONTORMO/Miraculous Encounters: the Albardiere returns to Florence Ongoing until July 29 Sala delle Nicchie, Palazzo Pitti, Florence Pontormo’s Visitation, which will also be on display at the exhibition Just a few short weeks after the inauguration of the newly restored Capponi Chapel, the unassuming corner of Santa Felicita home to several Pontormo masterpieces, including his […]
May 3, 2018
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Best events in Florence in May 2018

MOVIES/Dragon Film Festival May 3-8 La Compagnia, Florence + Centro Pecci, Prato The Chinese world is the centerpiece of the fifth Dragon Film Festival, the grand finale of the Primavera Orientale film festival series. Conceived and directed by Riccardo Galli of the Florence Eurasia Association, the 2018 edition of the festival features 14 titles representing […]
April 26, 2018
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Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

SHIFTS/#NuovoNovecento Ongoing; current exhibition until July 12 Museo Novecento, piazza Santa Maria Novella 10, Florence Outside that Santa Maria Novella stronghold, the former Leopoldine complex-turned-20th-century-museum, you may have noticed a colorful new installation of block letters announcing matter-of-factly what awaits you inside: “M U S E O.” But the reiteration isn’t just a reminder of […]