Until 24/11 - INGORGO LETTERARIO - Mugello Festival of books and authors
Borgo San Lorenzo, Villa Pecori Giraldi
Second edition of the book and authors festival, dedicated to Gianni Rodari on the 200th anniversary of his birth. For two days the villa will be transformed into a large literary café, with bookshop, exhibitions and readings, with the presence of 20 publishing houses and over 80 authors. Space also for the fantasy genre with the presence of Mugello Comics. Among the collateral initiatives: guided visits to the archives, a trekking excursion on the steps of Dino Campana, an always active web radio, a book-crossing and an intriguing dinner with a crime in homage to Agatha Christie scheduled for Saturday evening at 20 pm. Special exhibition of the first edition of Dino Campana's Canti Orfici.
Until 24/11 - WILD BOAR TRAIL
Palazzuolo sul Senio
Eighth edition of the "Trail del Cinghiale" trail race of mountain running in semi self-sufficient water and food with a route in the Apennine environment.
The "Trail del Cinghiale" will take place over four distances:
90km with 6000 meters positive height difference (92,5km d + 5458m), 4 ITRA POINTS
60km with 4000 meters positive height difference (62,5km d + 3410m), 3 ITRA POINTS
30km with positive elevation of 2000 meters (29,1km d + 1514m), 1 POINT ITRA
15Km with positive 800 height difference (15,2km d + 898m)
Until 24/11 - SCARPERIA WINE 2019: A TOUR OF REDS
Scarperia and San Piero, Palazzo dei Vicari - from 17pm
The fifth edition will be devoted to the tasting of French wines, specifically those of the southern part of Burgundy, an area that bears the name of "Beaujolais". The sommelier Alessio Brachi, a connoisseur and lover of the French region, will present and describe the wines.
Six wines will be tasted, accompanied by four dishes made with Mugello products, both traditional and new. The dishes have been specially designed for the occasion by Marco Ugolini, Alessio Brachi and chef Cristian Borchi, who will prepare the dishes together with his staff. Places are limited, reservations required at Pro Loco Scarperia. Cost? 40,00
Info: 055 8468165 - www.prolocoscarperia.it
Exhibitions and cultural events
Until 1/12 - MEMENTO MORI - Photographic Exhibition by Luca Mercatali
Scarperia e San Piero, Palazzo dei Vicari, From Wednesday to Sunday, 10-13, 14.30-18.30. Saturday 23/11 - APERITIF WITH THE ARTIST: at 16.30 pm the photographer will illustrate his works to visitors. This will be followed by a guided tour of the renovated battlements of the Palazzo dei Vicari with a final aperitif. In case of bad weather, the visit to the walkways will be replaced with a visit to the Preunitary Historical Archive. Reservation required. Info: 055 8468165 - www.prolocoscarperia.it
Until 24/11 - “ALBAGINO. THE PLACE OF THE SACRED "
Firenzuola, Council Chamber (former Magistrate's Court - 1st floor) - 15.30 pm
The conference held by Prof. Gregory Warden is part of the collateral initiatives to the exhibition “ACQUE SACRE. ETRUSCAN CULT IN ALBAGINO ”- until 30/11, set up inside the Chapel of the Ex Seminary in Via Allegri in Firenzuola, where the small votive bronzes found in Albagino (Bruscoli) in 2016 are exhibited.
Info: 055 8199424 - 339 3431068 - www.comune.firenzuola.fi.it
25/11 - INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
Borgo San Lorenzo: 14.30 pm inauguration of the red bench in the gardens of Piazza Dante; 15.30 pm at the Meeting Center the installation created at the Chicchessia Youth Center will be presented; 21 pm at the Circolo La Terrazza di Ronta show "10 bells" by the Lo Scrittoio Association.
Vicchio: 17 pm inauguration of the red bench with the music section of the Comprehensive Institute; 17.30 pm flash mob from Porta di Ponente to Piazza Giotto, red garment recommended; 17.45 pm theatrical performance.
Until 8/12 - “1836: HERE IS THE WALL THAT UNITE” - photographic exhibition
Dicomano, exhibition hall of the Municipality
Historical-photographic exhibition on the Muraglione road. Mon-mart-wed-wed hours 8.30-12.30; Thur. 15-18; Sat-Sun 10-18. Free entry.
Until 29/12 - “ANATOMIE”, a personal exhibition of DONATELLA SPAZIANI
Borgo San Lorenzo, Villa Pecori Giraldi, Chini Contemporary
The second international exhibition has been extended, the result of a profound reflection carried out by the artist on the occasion of a fruitful dialogue with Alessandro Cocchieri on the essay by Theodor W. Adorno “Minima Moralia - meditations of an offended life”. From Thursday to Sunday: 9-13 and 15-19. Info: 055 8456230 - www.chinimuseo.it
Until 6/01/2020 - ETRUSCAN WARRIORS IN PALAZZUOLO
Palazzuolo sul Senio, Alto Mugello Archaeological Museum
Temporary exhibition with exceptional evidence for the reconstruction of the history of the territory in the archaic Etruscan period with 2 important burials of the sixth century BC Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 10-12 and 15-18.
Info: 055 8046008 - 338 3881341
Concerts, folklore, workshops
Up to the 6 / 01 / 2020- CHRISTMAS SPECIAL IN BORGO SAN LORENZO
Borgo San Lorenzo, historic center
First date with the Christmas celebrations that will see every weekend events and initiatives: antiques market, products and exhibitions in the central streets, entertainment and entertainment, Santa's house. Saturday 23 November inauguration of the ice skating rink in Piazza del Popolo.
24/11 - “FROM THE ATTIC TO THE CELLAR” antiques market 2019
Borgo San Lorenzo, Piazza Dante
Every fourth Sunday of the month, from morning to sunset you can find everything related to antiques, collectibles, vintage, works of your own genius and much more coming from the cellars and the attics of the various exhibitors from the provinces of Florence, Prato and Pistoia with some presence from Romagna. Info: www.prolocoborgosanlorenzo.it
30/11 and 1/12 - CHOCOLANDY and DOLCE BORGO
The best of chocolate, laboratories and demonstrations by the pastry shops of Borgo San Lorenzo
30/11 - AS ONCE… .because there is, there is
Free guided tours of the Museo di Casa d'Erci, peasant dinner, and photo shoot by Photoclub Mugello