Events in August (dates may change every year)
Historical parade that will start in the morning (10:00am) from the square of the Guelph, passing through Piazza della Signoria, arriving to San Lorenzo Church; traditional offert of candles watermelon and pasta + classical concert on the square – 10th August from 10.00am to 9:00pm.
FLORENCE YOUTH FESTIVAL
FESTIVAL ORCHESTRE GIOVANILI
from 28 June to 10th August – Piazza della Signoria / Loggia dei Lanzi
FOG (Festival Orchestre Giovanili) was founded in Florence in 2008 as an independent branch of Accademia San Felice Ltd (London), to take over the management of the Florence Youth Festival which is now in its 16th year. FOG, together with ASF, specialises in the organisation of European musical projects and festivals in Italy, France, Latvia, Spain, and the UK for international youth orchestras, choirs and ensembles.