March 17, 2019

FIRENZE BIO organic fair.  Fortezza da Basso.

FORTEZZA ANTIQUARIA. Antiques fair. Viale Lincoln, Cascine Park.  9 am – 6 pm.

FIERUCOLINA DI SAN GIUSEPPE e DEI LEGNAIOLI. Organic market and hand made wooden gift items. Piazza Santo Spirito. 9 am – 7 pm. 

  1. JOSEPH’S DAY RICE FRITTERS FESTIVAL. Montefioralle.10 am – 6 pm. The women of this tiny medieval hamlet above Greve in Chianti make and sell a Tuscan Lenten specialty.

MOVIE IN ENGLISH: CAPTAIN MARVEL starring Brie Larson, Gemma Chan, Samuel L. Jackson and Jude Law. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 4, 6:30 & 9:15 pm.

CLASSICAL MUSIC:  PIANO CONCERT by Marc-André Hamelin. Music of Castelnuovo-German, Schumann, Weissenberg, Fauré, and Chopin. Teatro della Pergola – Saloncino. 9 pm.

EXHIBITIONS:

ANIMALIA FASHION; a fashion show inspired by art in the natural world. Fashion Museum, Pitti Palace. Open 8:15 am – 6:50 pm. Admission: 16 euro (includes entrance to all Pitti Palace museums).

BANKSY: THIS IS NOT A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY. Palazzo Medici Riccardi. Open 9 am – 7 pm. Admission: €10, reduced €6.

GALILEO CHINI: HORIZONS OF WATER. PALP Praetorian Palace Pontedera. Hours: 10 am – 8 pm. Admission: €6.