Events in Florence

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There are 19 events in Florence from 2013 December 01 to 2013 December 11

Florence event | Art Exhibit: Dal Giglio al David

When: 14 May 2013 - 8 December 2013
Where: Galleria Dell'Accademia
Take a look at this display featuring Civic Art in Florence from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance.   »» read article

Florence event | Florence Queer Festival (50 Days of International Cinema in Florence)

When: 19 October 2013 - 1 December 2013
Where: Florence, Italy
The Florence Queer festival is the most important event in Tuscany dedicated to gay, lesbian, transgender, and transsexual culture. It includes a film festival, art and photography exhibitions, theater performances, and various book presentations.   »» read article

Florence event | Art Exhibit: Della magia e dello stupore

When: 26 October 2013 - 15 December 2013
Where: Palazzo Pitti
More than 40 paintings by modern artist Antonio Possenti, from Lucca - a city near Florence - are exhibited under the name 'Della Magia e Dello Stupore' (Of Magic And Wonder) at the Galleria d'Arte Moderna (Modern Art Gallery), inside Palazzo Pitti.   »» read article

Florence event | Weihnachtsmarkt – German Christmas Market

When: 28 November 2013 - 16 December 2013
Where: Piazza Santa Croce
Every year, more than a dozen countries from around the world come to Florence's Piazza Santa Croce to sell their traditional crafts and foods, in the spirit of the holidays and the style of an authentic German Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas market).   »» read article

Florence event | The New Florence Biennale: Ethics - DNA of Art

When: 30 November 2013 - 8 December 2013
Where: Fortezza da Basso
Artists from more than 70 countries around the world (with special attention given to young talent under 30 years old) exhibit their work at this self-financed, independent event for innovative, contemporary art.   »» read article

Florence event | Festival dei Popoli: Documentary Film Festival (50 Days of International Cinema in Florence)

When: 30 November 2013 - 7 December 2013
Where: Cinema Odeon
The 54th edition of the Festival dei Popoli film festival will feature top documentaries from around the world (with special sections dedicated to Poland, France, and Turkey), in addition to an international competition for best feature-, mid-, and s   »» read article

Florence event | Basketball: Enegan Firenze vs. CUS Bari

When: 1 December 2013
Where: Mandela Forum
Florence's most important basketball team (one exists!) is up against CUS Bari, a challenger all the way from the city of Bari in the Puglia region of southern Italy (the heel of the boot).   »» read article

Florence event | Soccer (Football): Fiorentina vs. Verona

When: 2 December 2013
Where: Stadio Franchi
A fun, friendly game between two città gemmelate (twinned cities). Verona and Florence fans have an amicable rivalry - unlike the full-out hate between Florence and Juventus! This is a great game to see live!   »» read article

Florence event | BTO 2013: Buy Tourism Online International Fair

When: 3 December 2013 - 4 December 2013
Where: Fortezza da Basso
This is the 6th edition of the BTO (Buy Tourism Online), an event sponsored by the Region of Tuscany and Chamber of Commerce and the biggest in Italy for tourism 2.0.   »» read article

Florence event | Opera: La Boheme

When: 3 December 2013
Where: St. Mark's Anglican Church
One of the most touching love stories, ever. Rodolfo the poet and Mimi the seamstress meet in Paris. Bohemian life is difficult, but with help from their friends, Marcello the painter and Musetta the showgirl, they manage. However, Mimi's fragile hea   »» read article

Florence event | Opera: La Traviata

When: 5 December 2013
Where: St. Mark's Anglican Church
The story, inspiration for the movies “Moulin Rouge” with Nicole Kidman and “Pretty Woman” with Richard Gere and Julia Roberts, La Traviata, “The Fallen One”, tell the story of courtesan, Violetta falling in love with Alfredo Germont, a y   »» read article

Florence event | Concert: IMANY

When: 5 December 2013
Where: Obihall
IMANY (French-born, English-singing Nadia Mladjao) is best known for her single, "You will never know." She will be performing her first album, "The Shape Of A Broken Heart" during her first concert in Italy.   »» read article

Florence event | Circo Nero (The Black Circus) Big House Party 2013

When: 6 December 2013
Where: Obihall
Electronic music, lights low, gothic dancers, fire, a dose of humor... Are you ready to experience the black circus? This is a spectacular show, born in Italy and now famous all around Europe, from Ibiza to London.   »» read article

Florence event | Opera: Carmen

When: 7 December 2013
Where: St. Mark's Anglican Church
Soldier, Don Jose' and toreador, Escamillo on one side and two women, Micaela and the exciting Carmen, on the other. Don Jose' helps Carmen escape from prison but ends up getting into even deeper trouble, mostly because he's head-over-heels in   »» read article

Florence event | Farmer's Market: Mercatale di Piazza della Repubblica

When: 7 December 2013
Where: Piazza Repubblica
This is a "0 km" market, meaning the salami, rounds of cheese, honey, biscotti, olive oil, wine, truffles, and seasonal produce don't travel far to make it here. In fact, 46 of the 84 vendors are from Florence, and the rest bring specialties from nea   »» read article

Florence event | 2x1 Saturday Train Tickets!

When: 7 December 2013
Where: Florence, Italy
Get two Trenitalia tickets for the price of one every Saturday! Travel with a friend and pay for just one ticket! This special offer works on 1st and 2nd class tickets in Business, Premium, and Standard class on all national trains (unfortunately NOT   »» read article

Florence event | Market: Fiera di Santo Spirito

When: 8 December 2013
Where: Piazza Santo Spirito
An antique/vintage/handicrafts market, held every second Sunday of the month in Florence's lovely Piazza Santo Spirito: a bohemian, green square on the other side of the Arno River, away from the tourists.   »» read article

Florence event | Una Finestra Sul Nord Film Festival: Finno-Ugric Dialogues (50 Days of International Cinema in Florence)

When: 8 December 2013 - 11 December 2013
Where: Cinema Odeon
Translating to, "A Window On The North," this festival focuses on Finno-Ugric language films, with a special feature on women's stories, directed by women. The festival aims to show the intercultural exchange between Finland, Estonia, and Hungary - w   »» read article

Florence event | Firenze light festival F-LIGHT 2013-2014

When: 8 December 2013 - 12 January 2014
Where: Florence, Italy
The Florence Light Festival (F-LIGHT for short) puts on an illuminating show every holiday season. From a giant Christmas tree in Piazza Duomo, to glimmering garlands and strings of lights, to animated video projections mapped onto the facades of Flo   »» read article