Summer 2018

Friday, July 20

CORTONA MIX FESTIVAL.  Multi-platform arts festival.  Cortona. LUCCA SUMMER FESTIVAL.  James Taylor & Bonnie Raitt. Piazza Napoleone, Lucca. 9:30 pm. CLASSICAL MUSIC: STRING QUARTET CONCERT conducted by Gunter Pichler. Palazzo [...]

Frame-worthy Fashion at Palazzo Pitti

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TRACCE 2018. Costume Gallery, Pitti Palace. Pitti Palace open Tuesday – Sunday 8:15 am-6:15 pm. Admission € 16, reduced € 8. While it’s true that Italy is home to contemporary fashion power houses such as [...]

Florentine Specialties, Gluten (and Guilt) Free

Food in Florence

The courtyard next to Santa Maria Maggiore will bustle with music and a smorgasbord of gluten-free food-stands on Thursday, July 19 for Quinoa Restaurant’s annual Sagra Senza Glutine. Florentine classics like mouthwatering porchetta and lampredotto [...]

Free Concert Series in the Michelangelo House

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The historical ambience of Michelangelo’s house will become a performer in its own right in a weekly free concert series from July 4 to 25, organized by Musica Ricercata. The intimate courtyard of Casa Buonarroti, [...]