July around Paciano – The summer months are the busiest times to travel to Italy, but for good reason. There are many activities happening all over the country from the country to city. One issue you may find is the unbearable heat and copious amounts of people in the city. So, the best way to combat those issues are taking your travels to the hillside towns and countryside. Stay with the locals during all the many music and food festivals occurring during the month of July!
July 1 and 2 (Saturday and Sunday) the HISTORICAL VINTAGE MARKET.
More info at: http://www.fieraantiquaria.org/
The monthly Antiques Market with its 500 exhibitors and about 100 little and selected shops
Rent a “Calessino!”
Tour sample: Panoramic tour – € 30.00 per person (min. 2 people) Departure in ape for St. Clare Basilica, Main
Square, Saint Francis Basilica, the Castle, the Cathedral. Pick-up i n Hotel. (Last 2 hours, every day).
* With a small supplement you can extend your time to allow for internal visits or additional monuments.
More info: Daniele Angeletti cell. 334 3954342 Tel. +39 075/813074 fax 075/9976030 – You can contact her in name of il Fontanaro.
CASTEL RIGONE (Perugia area)
July 18 August 24 Music Festival to show off younger musicians from around the world. http://www.festivalgiovaniconcertisti.com/
TRASIMENO BLUES FESTIVAL _ From July 27
CITTA’ DELLA PIEVE
July 20-23 – ROCK FOR LIFE – At Ponticelli, public gardens https://www.facebook.com/RFL.Italy/
CHIANCIANO MUSIC Festival
IMOC- July 1-16 International Music Festival at Chianciano – https://www.facebook.com/festadellamusicadichiancianoterme/?fref=ts
CHIUSI (15 minutes from il Fontanaro)
FESTIVAL ORIZZONTI _ From 29th July to 5th August Festival Orizzonti will be held in Chiusi.
The subject of the Festival Orizzonti 2017 is #umano, because that’s exactly humanity the main feature studied in every show realized. The programme is full of meetings which include different kinds of artistic creations: from theatre to lyrics, from dancing to music and labs. www.orizzontifestival.it
Do not miss SUMMER EUREKA – DANCE SHOW – FREE ENTRANCE ON JULY 29 AT PIAZZA DUOMO AT 9.30 OM https://www.facebook.com/orizzonti.darte/
JULY 13 and 28 – A special opening at the Civic Museum “Città Sotterranea” in Chiusi will be arranged from 21 to 23 PM, for the initiative of region Tuscany “ Nights of Archeology” – info: email@example.com tel. +39 057820915
CHIANCIANO MUSIC FESTIVAL
BICO FOOD FESTIVAL XIV EDITION – Every end of July.
July 22,23,29,30 – Corsa Dele Brocche – Historical Game- Racing of Jugs https://www.facebook.com/Associazione-Corsa-delle-Brocche-463811233782447/
Up to July 2-9 Sacred Music of Cortona
MIX FESTIVAL – July 19 to 23: Bob Geldof, Garry Roberts, Pete Briquette, Simon Crowe, Max Weinberg, the Tuscany Orchestra directed by Nicola Piovani and Baustelle
Buy your ticket in time: ticketing.terretrusche.com,
More info at http://www.mixfestival.it/index.html
CORTONA ON THE MOVIE – July 13 to October 1
July 6- Coldplay
July 15- The Smiths
July 7-9 – Street food Village
DARSENA BEACH CLUB
– weekly events – https://www.facebook.com/darsenalive/
“LAKE TRASIMENO Mini Cruise”. Starting from Tuoro – Passignano and San Feliciano – Info and bookings:
www.trasimenoboats.com firstname.lastname@example.org tel. 3351739492.
MOIANO (A STREET VILLAGE)
The Snail Festival beginning of July every Year.
Almost 60 air balloons from all over the world will be showing at Terre del Sagrantino July 21 to 31.
More info at: http://lnx.sagrantinocup.it/
MADONNA DEL CERRO CELEBRATIONS – AT LOCALITA’ TRE
Food, fishing, music and more!
Andrea Bocelli – July 4 Piazza Duomo- Organized by Orvieto Forever
Tango Festival- June 29- July 2
PALAZZONE WINE FESTIVAL July 21-23
San Casciano dei Bagni, Palazzone phone: 3391824945 Donatella www.palazzone.org – email@example.com three days dedicated to local artisanal work, photo exhibition about wine, wine tastings, dances, traditional dance show and much more. EVERY NIGHT FROM 8.00 PM
Every MONDAY CERAMICS CLASS at 10.30 at Palazzo Baldeschi and Wednesday morning knitting free class – cost is 10 euro per person and must be booked in advance.
July 21 Meet up at Palazzo Baldeschi – Paciano
July 23 Social dinner
July 24 Pizza Party at Fontanaro
PERUGIA & UMBRIA JAZZ
This year will perfome also Angelique Kidjo, Jamie Callum, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kraftwerk, Brian Wilson, Wayne Shorter,Chucho Valdes e Gonzalo Rubalcaba, and many others.
Here for you the program of one of the many locations:
MORE INFO: http://www.umbriajazz.com/
July 27 2017, at 9.30 PM free concert at: Piazza IV Novembre – Perugia
(from Lucerna, Svizzera) Joseph Sieber, direttore Music: Rossini, Wagner, Dvorak
SAN CASCIANO DE BAGNI
JULY 27 AT 9.30 PM FREE MULTIMEDIA PERFORMANCE ” LE SETTE ULTIME PAROLE DI CRISTO SULLA CROCE” – MONTFORT QUARTET – AT COLLEGIATA SAN LEONARDO
July 27 to August 6 – 10 days to celebrate the local fish and the lake! Festa del Giacchio. More info at: https://www.facebook.com/proloco.sanfeliciano/
The Giacchio is a type of particular net that the fisherman use
SANT’ ARCANGELO (LAKE TRASIMENO – MAGIONE)
LOCAL FISH FESTIVAL, EVERY EVENING FROM 7.00 PM
from 3 to 12 of July – every night social dinner and music !
July 24 – Festa del Giaccio – Slow Food lunch – 12.30 AM at San Feliciano – to book. +39 075/8476027
July 7 and 8 “Medieval games” at 9:30 P.M. http://www.sarteanoliving.it/en
Civitas Infernalis – Medieval Fantasy Festival July 27 to 30. Four days for a festival inspired by the medieval fantasy atmosphere. The event features a rich program of events dedicated to the Middle Age and the glorious Tuscan past, with performances by jugglers, fire eaters, fortune tellers and other figures from the past.
FESTIVAL DEI DUE MONDI – The 60° EDITION – June 30- July 16 – http://www.festivaldispoleto.com/
TERRE DI SIENA FESTIVAL – JULY 29 TO AUGUST 5
TRASIMENO MUSIC FESTIVAL from June 28
The full program at: https://www.trasimenomusicfestival.com/program
PASSIGNANO SUL TRASIMENO AND THE BOAT RACE
JULY 28- August 1 – The Palio of the Boats, the revival of a Medieval race.
The Palio of the Boats recalls the last act of hostility between the noble families of Perugia Baglioni and Oddi , Est.1495.
July 30 and 31 at the Fortress, via della città fortificata, 10 – street art and food – all day long.
SIENA and the Palio
2nd July – Since 1147 historical secular horse race held in Piazza del Campo, connected with districts or contrada into which the town is divided. The world famous Palio di Siena is a medieval horse race among the city’s districts or ‘contrada.’ The race takes place in Piazza del Campo on July 2 for the Palio di Provenzano and on August 16 for the Palio dell’Assunta.
This is a list only of the main events of July in Tuscany and Umbria, we’ll update this post as soon with more and more ideas of things to do and see here around.