Archivi categoria: Festivals and feasts in Tuscany

Events going on in the towns of Tuscany

Cortona Mix Festival 2017

Cortona Mix Festival: a bit of all the arts and much more.
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Pubblicato in Cortona, Events in Valdichiana, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Tuscany, Valdichiana | Contrassegnato , , , , | Lascia un commento

Vernio, tradition and polenta

How Florentine Counts Bardi saved not only Edward III of England and Columbus’ trips but also a commune in Prato, and with only some chestnut flour, dried cod and herrings. Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Culture in Tuscany, Events around Prato, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Folklore in Tuscany, Prato, Tuscan food and wine, Tuscan traditions, Tuscany | Contrassegnato , , , , , | Lascia un commento

Ritual and fire with the Focarazza di Santa Caterina

On the night of November 24th people visiting the vicinities of Roccalbegna may encounter strange men covered in ashes fumbling with a large pole. Don’t worry it’s the Focarazza and they’re celebrating St Catherine! Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Culture in Tuscany, Events in Maremma, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Folklore in Tuscany, Maremma, Mount Amiata, Tuscan lifestyle, Tuscan towns and cities, Tuscany | Contrassegnato , , , , | Lascia un commento

Autumn spells chestnuts festivals in Tuscany

Autumn colours and scents in the air in Tuscany. The Chestnut Festivals are livening up the old village and town centres. Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Events in Valtiberina, Events on and around Mount Amiata, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Mount Amiata, Tuscan food and wine, Tuscany, Valtiberina | Contrassegnato , , , , , , , , , | Lascia un commento

Lucca Comics & Games 2015

From October 29 to November 1st Lucca’s town centre will again be invaded by the cosplayers participating in: Lucca Comics & Games 2015 Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Accommodations in Valdera, Events in Lucca, Events in Tuscany, Exhibitions in Lucca, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Lucca, Tuscany | Contrassegnato , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Lascia un commento