‘Pitti Uomo 96’ Around the City

Upcoming & Ongoing

  Has fashion finally become inclusive? The summer edition of Florence’s twice-a-year Pitti Uomo menswear trade show (June 11-14) has become more accessible than ever. Gone are the days when firms showcased their [...]


Barga, Appennino Toscano

June 16, 2019

FIERCUOLINA DELL’ESTATE organic fair.  Piazza Santo Spirito.  9 am – 7 pm. INDIPENDENZA ANTIQUARIA. Antiques fair. Piazza Indipendenza. 9 am – 6 pm. CALCIO STORICO. Semifinals. 5 pm. Tickets at Box [...]

This Week

The Kick-Off of Calcio Storico Semifinals

This weekend, June 16 and 17, is the kickoff for one of Florence’s most beloved traditions — Calcio Storico, a violent, historic ball game that serves as the battleground for a year’s worth of neighborhood [...]

‘The Dead Don’t Die’ Review

Film Reviews

The Dead Don't Die (Image via Rolling Stone)

The most important thing to know going into a screening of Jim Jarmusch’s The Dead Don’t Die is that it’s odd. Set in the fictional town of Centerville, USA amidst an environmental disaster, Bill Murray [...]

Unveiling of Art Restoration in Boboli Gardens

Arts Guide

On the morning of June 11, in the Boboli Gardens, an old masterpiece was unveiled as new: Giovanni Battista Capezzuoli’s statue of two children playing an outdoor game, Gioco della Civetta. The white marble sculpture, [...]

Cosimo I de’ Medici’s 500th Birthday Bash


The Medici year in Florence will be celebrated until the end of 2019 to commemorate the 500th anniversary of when Cosimo I de’ Medici and Catherine (Caterina) de’ Medici, two pivotal figures in European history, [...]

Museum Art Under the Stars


Pass the hours with Dawn and Dusk. It’s that time of year again when people can enjoy the city’s galleries under the moonlight. The Uffizi, the Accademia, and the Medici Chapels Museum have extended their [...]