Italy TravelJune Events in Italy

June Events in Italy
Published on Monday, June 2, 2014 by


June is the start of the busy summer season in Italy. If your Italy travel plans take you to la bel paese in June, consider some of these cool events:

June 2
Festa della Repubblica – All over the country.
This is a national holiday in Italy.

June 12
Festa della Sensa – Venice
Enjoy traditional Venetian rowing races and the Doge’s procession through St. Mark’s Square.

June 16
Luminara of Saint Ranieri – Pisa
The feast day of Pisa’s patron saint means the entire city is lit up with 70,000 candles. It is a site to behold.

June 20
Roma Estate

Third weekend in June
San Gimignano Medieval Festival
Take a trip back to the 14th century with one of the most fun festivals in Tuscany.

June 24
Feast of St. John – All over the country.
There are medieval palios (horse races) and celebrations throughout Italy with the most famous taking place in Florence.

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