Article Date: 31/12/2016
Location: Capodanno 2017 in piazza a Firenze
The main outdoor event of the New Year's Eve 2017 in Florence this year will take place at the Piazzale Michelangelo with Marco Mengoni in concert.
The concert will be free, we will publish additional details as soon as they will be made available by the organizers.
The other places of the New Year's Eve 2017 in Florence will be:
From 23.30 to 1.30 on stage the Chamber Orchestra of Florence, directed by Maestro Giuseppe Lanzetta, and the Chinese Sichuan Symphony Orchestra, composed of 75 elements.
Music by Suppè, Rossini, Bizet and Marenco. After midnight, the concert sill resume with pieces by Strauss, Offenbach and Tchaykoskym. The concert will end with The Blue Danube by Strauss and Radewsky Mach.
Piazza San Lorenzo
From 22:00 to 01:00, gospel music with the Music Association Pool featured by the ensemble Anno Domini Gospel Choir, the US group Perfect Armony and the choir of 50 elements One Voice Gospel Choir. The toast to 2017 will be conducted by the speaker and editor of RDF 102.7 Eva Construction.
Piazza del Carmine
From 22:00 to 01:45 jazz and bebop by Music Pool and Concentus Musicus. "Dinamitri jazz folklore" will propose sounds from blues to bebop. Guests on the stage the musicians Gianluca Petrella and Pee Wee Ellis.
New Year's Eve party for children, organized by La Scena Muta, with animations, video installations and interactive entertainment from 18:00 and folk music and swing until late at night. At 22 they will perform "Proletarians Pleasures" with folk-swing music, the popular concert plectrum instruments "The new Pippolese" with songs of the Florentine tradition, and a DJ set by Coqo Djette which will offer Italian songs of the '50s and' 60, Latin rhythms, cha cha cha, reggae and hip hop.
From 18:00 it will begin the Noche Buena Cirk Fantastik, New Year's Eve circus curated by Aria cultural network with jugglers, stilt walkers and puppeteers. From 23:45 music with Akro Batic, which will offer Mediterranean sounds, Balkan and Macedonian, African and Oriental.
All the above New Year's Eve events will be with free access.
For additional information about the New Yesr's Eve in Florence:
- Visit our special New Year's Eve 2017 Page with our selection of events of December 31st
- Go to our calendar with all the events of December 31st for the complete list of events for the New Year’s Eve 2017 in Florence