Events in June

June's events offer rich cultural experiences, from the magical firefly trek in the forests of La Verna to the awe-inspiring Calcio Storico match in Florence.

Florence and Casentino Events

Next to last Saturday of June

Off Trail

Immerse yourself in authentic Italian culture as you witness the lively competition between Arezzo’s four city quarters during the Giostra del Saracino.

Occurs annually in June

Calcio Storico Fiorentino is a thrilling historical sport that combines elements of soccer, rugby, and wrestling. Originating in 16th-century Florence, the event showcases the city’s rich cultural heritage and strong sense of community.

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.

Local Tradition
June 24

Occurs annually, June 24

Join in the festivities as Florence comes alive during the Festa di San Giovanni, with a colorful historical parade that highlights the city’s unique heritage. Locals and visitors alike gather to appreciate the vibrant costumes and pageantry, reflecting the deep-rooted traditions of the region.

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.