In addition to the events in the agenda of Lucca, there are many events in the surrounding area of Garfagnana or in the villages of the Plain, the Mediavalle del Serchio and Versilia.
From Tuesday 9th to Saturday 13th of July the Festival of Satire in Forte dei Marmi
from 6:30 pm, the International satire award, now in its 47th edition, also becomes a Festival with book presentations, talk shows and shows in Piazza Garibaldi and Villa Bertelli in Forte dei Marmi. In the program guests like Makkox and Luca Bottura, Elio and Rocco Tanica, Ascanio Celestini and Stefano Massini and many others and an exceptional jury led by Serena Dandini, Lilli Gruber and Beppe Cottafavi. On Saturday, July 13 at 9:30 pm final awarding ceremony at Villa Bertelli (Via Mazzini, 200). Free admission.
For Info: 0039 0584 280292 www.myfortedeimarmi.it www.museosatira.com
On Wednesday 10th of July first concert of the "Città di Camaiore" Organ Festival
from 9:15 pm, at the Badia di San Pietro church (Via Badia) in Camaiore start of the 24th edition of the classical music festival in memory of Don Angelo Bevilacqua with a concert by Nicolò Sari. Admission € 5.00.
For info: 0039 0584 617766 www.camaioreorganfestival.com
La Fanciulla del West opens the 65th Puccini Festival on Friday 12th July
from 9:15 pm, at the Gran Teatro Puccini in Torre del Lago Puccini, Viareggio (Via delle Torbiere) the first opera of the Puccini Festival, with high quality performances in a suggestive setting. On Friday 12th of July La fanciulla del West, on Saturday 13th of July Turandot. Tickets from € 19.50 to € 159.00 depending on the sector. The festival continues until August 24th.
For Info: 0039 0584 359322 www.puccinifestival.it
4 days of music at the Seravezza Blues Festival from Thursday 11th of July
from 4:00 pm, the fifth edition of one of the biggest Blues events in Tuscany and Italy, held in the UNESCO heritage location of Palazzo Mediceo in Seravezza (Viale Leonetto Amadei). Blues Village with excellent craft beers produced in the area at zero km, local food, exhibition spaces and sale of musical instruments and violin making, blues merchandising, bicycles and motorcycles, records and vinyls. The program continues until Sunday, July 14th. Free admission.
For Info: www.seravezzabluesfestival.it
On Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th of July Spettacolando in Camporgiano
from 9:30 pm, in the historic center of Camporgiano the International street artists festival with mimes, acrobats, stilt walkers and puppeteers. Craft, collectibles and typical products market. Saturday, July 13th at 11:30 pm fireworks. Free admission.
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From Wednesday 10th of July Meetings at the Verzura theater in Borgo a Mozzano
from 9:15 pm, at the ex-convent garden of the Oblates (Via Roma) in Borgo a Mozzano, the Teatro di Verzura meetings are back with the first guest Antonio Caprarica, the famous television journalist expert in the Anglo-Saxon world, who presents his book "Royal Baby". The meetings continue until the 3rd of September. Free admission.
For info: 0039 0583 88346 www.ucmediavalle.it