Festivals & events

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In addition to the many festivals etc listed below there are the following regular events:

Greve Market

Greve Market

Markets and Fairs

Every Saturday 8.00 – 13.00 Greve market
Every Sunday 8.00 – 13.00 Panzano market
Easter Monday Antique and Collectors’ Fair, Greve

Antique and collectors' fair, Greve Image used by permission of www.greve-in-chianti.com

Antique and collectors’ fair, Greve
Image used by permission of
www.greve-in-chianti.com

 

 

Music and Concerts

Throughout the summer Verdi’s operas, San Gimignano
Plus various concerts, open-air theatre, art exhibitions and festivals in the villages around Greve and Panzano.

Festivals and Carnivals in and around Tuscany

Italy is famous for its spectacular carnivals and festivals that are held throughout the year. The following list presents shows some of the many festivals, carnivals and events held in the towns and cities surrounding Ripertoli.

February

VERNIO
Polenta Festival

May

Greve Flower Market Image used by permission of www.greve-in-chianti.com

Greve Flower Market
Image used by permission of
www.greve-in-chianti.com

GREVE
Flower Market 1st weekend May

QUERCETA
Renaissance Parade and Horse Race

MASSA MARITTIMA
Historical Pageant

FLORENCE
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino music festival

PESCIA
Pinocchio’s Birthday

June


FLORENCE
St. Giovanni Day (St. John-the-Baptist) Patron Saint of Florence Evening firework display June 24th

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‘Calcio Storico’ Medieval, costumed rugby football Piazza Santa Croce. Last week of June
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino’ music festival
Historical Soccer Game and Parade

AREZZO
Medieval Pageant and Jousting Tournament

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Battle of the bridge, Pisa

Battle of the bridge, Pisa

PISA
Battle of the Bridge featuring water games on the Arno River

 

 

CHIUSI
Historical Horse Race and Pageant

 

 

 

July


LUCCA
Medieval Parade and Horse Race

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Pistoia, jousting

PISTOIA
Historical Parade and Jousting Tournament

LIVORNO
Historical Regatta

FLORENCE
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino music festival

Palio Horse Race, Siena

Palio Horse Race, Siena

SIENA
Palio Horse Race and Pageant July 2nd and Aug 16th

 

 

 

 

August

MASSA MARITTIMA
Historical Pageant

AREZZO
Medieval Pageant and Jousting Tournament

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Palio Horse Race and Pageant July 2nd and Aug 16th

GROSETTO
Cowboy Parade and Rodeo

GIGLIO ISLAND
Historical Regatta

Montepulciano pageant and games

Montepulciano pageant and games

MONTEPULCIANO
Historical Pageant and Games

 

 

 

September


CARMIGNANO
Historical Parade and Horse Race

PRATO
Parade and Historical Ball Game

Chianti Classico Wine festival, Greve Image used by permission of www.greve-in-chianti.com

Chianti Classico Wine festival, Greve. Image used by permission of
www.greve-in-chianti.com

GREVE
Chianti Classico Wine festival 2nd weekend September

 

 

 

 

November

SAN MINIATO
Festival of the White Truffle