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Lucca, a destination for every season


An year full of major events to live Lucca in every season.

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January / September 29th  | Canova e il neoclassicismo a Lucca 
(Canova and Neoclassicism in Lucca) An evocative journey through a historical period that generated great artists, architects and urban planners in Lucca.

as of February 4th | Lucca in Maschera
(Masked Lucca) An unexpected Carnival: parades, music, family and children's parties in the squares of the old town.

March | Ri-Conoscere le Mura
(Re-cognizing the Walls) A journey through the underground of the Walls of Lucca: opening of the permanent exhibition.

March 7th,10th | Back to the style
In the heart of Lucca, the national street dance event of the year.

March 9th-10th | Campionati assoluti di scherma
(National Championship of fencing) Athletes from all over Italy on the platforms of Lucca Polo Fiere for the National Trial of Youth and National Championship categories in foil and saber.

March 15th,16th | Rally del Ciocco e Valle del Serchio
(Ciocco and Serchio Valley Rally) Departure of the special trial, spectacular trial and Lucca Motor Village.

March 23d, 24th | Lucca Gustosa

(Tasty Lucca) A long weekend full of taste and surprises, local flavours and delicacies.

March 23d, 24th | Lucca Collezionando
The springtime vintage-pop festival dedicated to comics and slow entertainment.

April 5th,6th,7th | Verdemura
15th edition of the springtime market exhibition of gardening and outdoor living.

April 19th / May 12th | Lucca Dance Meeting
A mosaic of events from the realm of dance, dancers, professionals and amateurs from all over the world.

April 24th / 28th | Lucca Classica

(Classic Lucca) A festival of people, words and lots of music in the city's most evocative places.

May 8th | Giro d'Italia
The Fifth Stage of the professional cycling race on the roads of Italy reaches Lucca.

May 19th | Meeting Città di Lucca
(Meeting the City of Lucca) International meeting of athletics with top Italian and international talents.

May 30th / June 2nd | Oscar del cicloturismo
(The Cycle Tourism Oscar) Takeover ceremony between Lucca, current holder of the award, and the winner of 2024.

June 12th, 13th | passa la Millemiglia
(Millemiglia pops in) The race that, running through amazing  landscapes, crosses Lucca.

June 13th/15th | Lucca Fashion Week(end)
Three days and three proposals for an eclectic program entirely dedicated to fashion.

June / July | Lucca Summer Festival
24th edition of one of Italy's most important and long-running rock/pop music festivals.

June 21st,22nd,23d | Lucca Historiae Fest
On the ramparts of the Walls of Lucca, the festival of the city's history as it has never been related.

July | Virtuoso&Belcanto
7th edition of the festival featuring some of the biggest names in the world of music.

July / August | LubiCartasia
12th edition of exhibitions and workshops by the most innovative and prominent figures in Paper Art. 

August 10th | ...e lucevan le stelle
Music and stars on the Walls of Lucca for the most romantic night of the year.

August | Lucca Jazz Donna
(Lucca Jazz Woman) 20th edition of women's jazz festival, with the most beautiful voices and the best musicians.

August 31st | Notte Bianca
(The White Night) “Nessun dorma” special events to experience the city until late during the night in the heart of summer.

September 6th,7th,8th | Murabilia
15th edition of the autumn gardening and outdoor living market exhibition.

September 21st / 29th | Lucca Film Festival
20th edition of Lucca festival dedicated to the 7th art along with international guests.

September / October – LuccAutori
30th edition of the writing festival and literary prize "Racconti nella Rete" (Tales in the Web).

October 30th  /  November 3d | Lucca Comics&Games
Comics, gaming, fiction and illustration for the multidisciplinary festival of contemporary languages.

November 23d  / December 15th | Photolux
International Biennial of Photography, exhibitions and workshops with international authors.

November 28th / December 22nd | Lucca Puccini Days
A busy schedule of great music and cultural events.

November  / January 6th, 2025 | Lucca Magico Natale
(The Magical Christmas of Lucca) End of the year among nativity scenes, lights, markets, concerts and visits to the secret city.

December 8th  /  March 9th, 2025 | Puccini Manifesto
An exhibition of the original posters from all times, dedicated to Giacomo Puccini's operas.

December 7th,8th,14th,15th | Il Desco

Market exhibition of agri-food products for those who love quality, traditions and food culture.


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