Events in July

July's Tuscan stages of the Via di Francesco pilgrimage reveal an array of unique events bathed in the warm, inviting ambiance of the sun-drenched Tuscan summer.

Florence and Casentino Events

Evenings, late June through July

The Lucciolata nel Bosco delle Fate event takes you on a journey to the enchanting Casentino forests, where you’ll witness thousands of fireflies creating a mesmerizing display of light throughout late June and July.

Occurs annually, every third weekend of July

La Corte in Festa a Chiusi della Verna is an annual event that occurs every third weekend of July, bringing to life the medieval atmosphere of Count Cattani’s court. The event celebrates the historical donation of Mount Verna to Saint Francis and offers an immersive experience for visitors.

Occurs annually, with concerts every Wednesday in July and August

This renowned festival features talented musicians from around the globe, with performances on the awe-inspiring organ at La Verna’s Basilica. With free admission every Wednesday evening.

Beyond Tuscany Events

Occurs annually in June and July (dates vary)

Stage 18: Poreta to Spoleto

The Festival dei Due Mondi di Spoleto unites international talent in a captivating celebration of music, art, and culture. Experience world-class performances and exhibits in the charming, historic town of Spoleto.

Local Tradition

Occurs annually, over 10 days during first half of July

Stage 14: Valfabbrica to Assisi

The Umbria Jazz Festival, an iconic Italian event, takes place in the picturesque city of Perugia, attracting thousands of jazz enthusiasts and musicians from around the world. The festival, spanning over 10 days, features diverse musical genres and provides a unique opportunity to witness some of the greatest jazz talents in action.