World-class magicians, wine producers and guitarists from Wilco and Queen are all coming to Florence this February. Grab your calendar and start planning for a full month! CHOCOLATE/Fiera del CioccolatoFebruary 12–21Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence Chocoholics can look forward to ten days of tasting fun
When the World Answered: Trailer from WFYI Productions on Vimeo. FLOOD/When the World AnsweredFebruary 2, 6.30pmSyracuse University, piazza Savonarola 15, Florence After a sold-out world premiere at the Odeon ...
EAT/TF Pizza PartyJanuary 26, 6–7.30pmSimbiosi Organic Pizza, via de Ginori 56r, Florence After last season’s super-successful TF Gelato Night, The Florentine is excited to host another tasty event in via de’ Ginori. This time, pizza is on the plate! Join
HERCULEAN/Never Seen BeforeUntil January 31, 2016Reali Poste degli Uffizi, piazzale degli Uffizi, Florence Things get mythical this month at the Uffizi in an exhibition dedicated to none other than Hercules himself. This is the fifteenth edition of the gallery’s famous I Mai Visti series, which
CULTURE/Japan-a-Mania! November 27–29 Centro Rogers, piazzale della Resistenza, Scandicci Sample a bit of Japan in Scandicci this weekend at the auditorium of Centro Rogers. Hosted by the cultural association ...
URBAN/T.S. Eliot Tribute November 21–December 5 Biblioteca Nazionale, piazza dei Cavallegeri 1, Florence Fifty years following the famous essayist and poet’s death, Florence is paying tribute to T.S. Eliot, but adding a contemporary twist. The Biblioteca Nazionale will host an exhibition juxtaposing Eliot&
BORGO/TF Beers & Bites! November 14, 5–8pm Vinoutlet and Goong, Borgo Ognissanti 70r, Florence Join on Facebook Never made it to Munich for Oktoberfest? In collaboration with The Florentine, Vinoutlet is bringing some Bavarian flavor to Borgo Ognissanti with a small-scale Novemberfest! The event will
POPE/Francis in Florence! November 10 Downtown Florence and Stadio Franchi Habemus papam! We have a pope, indeed—coming to Florence in the flesh! Pope Francis will participate in the Italian Episcopal Conference from November 9 to 13 and will be about town on November 10, touching down
DIY/Be Creative!October 29–November 1Fortezza da Basso, viale Filippo Strozzi 1, Florence Time to use your imagination! Get your creative juices flowing at the Fortezza (just in time for Halloween crafting, ...
STREET/Firenze Can I Paint It?October 23, 6–10pmZAP, vicolo Santa Maria Maggiore 1, Florence Urban art comes up from underground and into the limelight this Friday with Firenze Can I Paint It?, an exhibition, live painting session and presentation of the state of street art in Florence.
When the World Answered: Trailer from WFYI Productions on Vimeo. WORLD PREMIERE/Flood on Film October 20, 6.30pmOdeon Cinehall, piazza Strozzi, Florence Come one, come all to the world premiere of ...
DANCE/UmanoOctober 14–31Teatro della Pergola, Cango & various Oltrarno venuesIt’s all about body language this month at Teatro della Pergola, at Cango and throughout the Oltrarno. UMANO_Cantieri internazionali sui linguaggi del corpo e della danza is a multidisciplinary dance manifestation with both group and solo performances
Your Weekend in Tuscany is your handy guide to what's happening outside Florence, out every Thursday! For more ideas on what to see and do across the region, check out the 'Near Florence' and 'In Tuscany' sections of TF Weekly. WHAT: SLOW TRAVEL FESTWHERE: HISTORIC
Our events listing keeps you up to date on the latest and greatest in culture, music and other English-friendly entertainment. This is a selection of the best events in Florence and Tuscany during October. SNACK/STREEAT–Food Truck FestOctober 2–4Piazzale Cascine and piazza JF Kennedy,
ph. Claudio GuardiYour Weekend in Tuscany is your handy guide to what's happening outside Florence, out every Thursday! For more ideas on what to see and do across the region, check out the 'Near Florence' and 'In Tuscany' sections of TF Weekly. IMPRUNETA HARVEST FESTIVAL: LA
TASTE/TF Gelato Night!September 23, 6pm–8pmMy Sugar, via de’ Ginori 49r, Florence Come sample artisan gelato at the newest and tastiest place on Florence’s sweet treat scene! Owned by an enthusiastic and entrepreneurial young couple, My Sugar carries lip-smacking all-natural
One of the best parts of living in Florence is that there’s always something to look forward to. Missed that major exhibition? Forgot to buy your ticket for that top wine event? The good news is that something just as worthy is right around the corner—guaranteed.&
PHOTOGRAPHY/#PositiveFlorence All day on September 13, with 9–10.30am registrationLeica Store Firenze, vicolo dell’Oro 12/r Put your photo skills to the test at the #PositiveFlorence photography marathon, an exciting competition organized by Percezioni Fotografiche with Leica Store Firenze, Lungarno Collection and The Florentine.