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Terra Futura 2103
From May 17 to 19, at the Fortezza da Basso of Florence will take place Terra Futura, the conference and exhibition that every year assembles the best proposals dedicated to building a future ‘sustainable’, a large network of people, projects, ideas and investments that works for a new global governance, a “future Earth”, and a social and economic fairer system.
Entrance to the exhibition is free, do not miss it!
Taste 8 | 9-11 Mar 2013, Stazione Leopolda (Via F.lli Rosselli 5, Florence)
The fair dedicated to excellence in taste and food lifestyles is coming!!
Suturday 9 and Sunday 10 March
from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm only for professionals
from 12.30 am to 7.30 pm for public
Monday 11 March
9.30 am – 4.30 pm
€ 15 for the public – daily ticket
€ 10 for professionals – the entrance card is valid for all the three days of the event
Florence Bike Festival
From 1 to 3 March 2013, from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM will be held at the Fortezza
da Basso BiciFI, Florence Bike Festival, an event not to be missed by lovers of
bikes. There will be the opportunity to test bikes and accessories for fascinating
routes and new technologies for all needs. A festival because BiciFi open a n
unexplored scenery on bike with shows and lots of fun.
Special February at Casa Rovai B&B
Double room from 70 euros per night, single room from 50 euro, triple room from 90 euros per night.
Free wi-fi and breakfast included in this prices.. DON’T MISS IT OUT!!!!
Fair of Chocolate
On days 23.02 and 24.02, from 9 AM to 8 PM, the fair of Chocolate will be held at Scandicci, in Matteotti Square, where you can taste and buy many varieties and
kinds of chocolate!! In the same days there will be open shops and markets
stand. Scandicci is easily reachable from the city center by tram and bus in 20
For further information: http://www.comune.scandicci.fi.it/index.php/
On 3, 10,12,17 February and 3 March, will be held the Viareggio Carnival, that
celebrate 140 years of life and is no doubt one of the best known events in Italy.
Music, dances in the street, confetti, streamers, and the funny parade which has
the purpose of baring the problems of society.
The shows start at 3 PM.
The entry fee is: 15 Euro for adults and 10 euros reduced. From Florence, Viareggio is
reachable by train in an hour and a half.
Come in Florence and stay at Casa Rovai Bed and Breakfast for these special events!
Double room starting from 80 euros per night, triple room from 105 euros, single room from 60 euros per night.
Breakfast and free wi-fi are included. Don’t miss it out!
PITTI IMMAGINE UOMO 83 in Florence
Fortezza da Basso, from the 08th to the 11th January 2013
From the 08th to the 11th of January 2013 at the Fortezza da Basso of Florence will take place the 83rd edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, one of the most important international fair of male fashion.
The fortress will host over 1.000 brands/collections, 380 foreign brands, 825 participating companies and more than 32,000 visitors.
In the same dates, at the Dogana, adjacent to the Fortezza da Basso, will be held Pitti W no.11, the fair event dedicated to women’s fashions.
tel +39 055 36931
fax +39 055 3693200
Pitti Uomo 83
January 8-11, 2013
Fortezza da Basso
Viale F. Strozzi 1, Firenze
Every day: 9 am-6 pm
Last day: 9 am-4 pm
Traditional Christmas Market in Piazza Santa Croce
From November 28th until December 16th, comes back to Florence the traditional Christmas Market in Piazza Santa Croce.
The magnificient square will host 50 wooden houses where you can buy traditional decorations for your Christmas tree and crib, mulled wine, a lot of traditional food products, and find some original ideas for your gifts!!
The market will be open every day from 10 am to 8 pm, do not miss it!
Bed and breakfast Marathon in Florence
On November 23th and 24th double room from 70 euros per night, triple room at 90 euros,quadruple ar 110!!
Breakfast and free wi fi included in this price.
Don’t miss it out!!