LA MONTAGNOLA opens: the new summer area of the Florentine Summer

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Address: via Salvi Cristiani , Florence

Date: Monday 17 June 2019


From June to September 4 months of free admission events in the heart of Coverciano


Artistic entertainment, entertainment and workshops for children, sports activities, theatrical performances, film reviews and food space.

" La Montagnola " is inaugurated Wednesday, June 5, 5 pm , the new summer area of the Florentine Summer in the public garden between Via Salvi Cristiani, Via Gabriele D'Annunzio and Via Augusto Novelli. For the occasion, the performance of the duo Alessandro Giobbi - Tarabaralla , dedicated to listening to folk songs and ditties from the Tuscan tradition, from the Middle Ages to the songwriting of the early twentieth century.

The space, ready to animate every summer evening, was created with the aim of enhancing the garden and its structures, through the organization and implementation of numerous activities, with particular attention to children and families, providing for different initiatives sporting, artistic and cultural .

La Montagnola consists of a part dedicated to food, with a proposal that ranges from pizza to fried foods, a bar & drink part, and a stage that will host cultural events.

The program includes numerous multidisciplinary activities involving different age groups: thematic laboratories, recreational-sports activities, workshops and artistic events, animation activities, theatrical performances and open-air cinema.

Here is the program in detail:

Monday will be Cinema under the stars by Black Oaks and will be dedicated mainly to three film cycles:
- Animation films for children and teenagers;
- Films about Florence and / or set in Florence;
- Movie comedies for families.
The screenings will start at 9.30pm and will end by 11.00pm.

Wednesday will be Kindergarten : the creative workshop curated by " The parachute of Icarus " will entertain the little ones throughout the summer from 5.30pm until 7.30pm.

On Friday , instead, space for music with " La Montagnola in Jazz ": on the stage will perform several musicians in Jazz, Soul and Funky.

During the season there will also be the following initiatives:

" Piccoli Orti Urbani ": in collaboration with Orto Bioattivo, the laboratory dedicated to the realization of small vases from home and / or terrace, reusing old containers and other waste objects.

Space for sport, in partnership with Polisportiva US Affrico , 20 sports activities will be organized and at the theater, organized by the theater association Mal D'estro, scheduled shows for families and children.

In addition, in collaboration with Il Poderaccio - ASH Florentine Academy , two dog-encounter meetings will be held, aimed at children. It will be possible, in fact, to approach the language of the dog, the ethogram of species and how to approach it correctly, using simple rules of basic education. After a short theoretical part, they will be able to simulate, like little dog educators, exercises in obedience and conduct. At the end of the activity a certificate of "Baby Conductor Cinofilo" will be issued.


La Montagnola

Garden of Via Salvi Cristiani

Florence - Free admission


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