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Happenings in and around Lucca

Happenings in and around Lucca

Happy Halloween!

October 28, 2011 by Sarah

There really is lots going on in Lucca this weekend. And the varitey! If you have never been and you are a Halloween fan, take a trip to the Borgo… Read more…

Categories: Events

Saturday 22nd October Talk

October 21, 2011 by Sarah

The first meeting of the season for the Anglo Italian Club of Viareggio takes place tomorrow at 16:15. Tomorrow’s talk is going to be given by MR Bruce Weiskotte and… Read more…

A little bit of Jazz

October 21, 2011 by Sarah

Just a quick post to let you know about 2 concerts taking place this weekend in Castelnuovo di Garfagnana this weekend. 22 Ottobre 2011 Fortezza di Mont’Alfonso at 21:30. George… Read more…

Categories: Music Events

October Exhibits

October 20, 2011 by Sarah

Exhibition–wise there’s lots going on – what with the start of Autumn and the colder weather, what better to do than visit a nice warm museum and get a bit… Read more…

Categories: Exhibitions

New blogger.

October 19, 2011 by Sarah

Unfortunately due to workload and the task of setting up a new Association for Foreigners living in the Viareggio area, Marina is unable to continue blogging in the Happenings in… Read more…

Categories: First steps

Still enjoying the sunshine

September 16, 2011 by Sarah

Hi everybody. Although some people are looking forward to the autumn season, be it due to the heat, or the fact that they want it to rain in order to… Read more…

Categories: Out and About

Luminara Santa Croce Pre-Festival and more

September 9, 2011 by Sarah

This weekend’s events start off with Ante Diem Sanctae Crucis A pre-festival that takes place in the San Frediano area of the city for the weekend heading up to the… Read more…

Categories: Out and About

Inauguration of Puccini’s Birth House

September 1, 2011 by Sarah

Exciting news from the Giacomo Puccini Foundation website: Giacomo Puccini’s Birth place in Lucca, in corte San Lorenzo, reopens its doors to visitors from all over the world. Grand opening… Read more…

Categories: Out and About

And September’s here….

August 30, 2011 by Sarah

Well, almost. And just to make sure that you’ll be ready when it arrives, I’m getting this post up now. So what’s coming up? The annual September in Lucca Festival… Read more…

August…the full summer is come don’t stop to go around

August 11, 2011 by Marina in Lucca

A quick heads-up for you all on the San Lorenzo Festival in Pieve San Lorenzo this evening where you can watch the shooting stars and enjoy some live street music. Other… Read more…

Categories: Out and About