Christmas in Montevarchi

06.01.2023 10:00 - 20:00
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The city of Montevarchi has come up with a program of events for the Christmas season beginning Dec. 3. Each weekend the program offers visiting events or children's appointments that will keep you company and also allow you to visit the town, until January 8.

Program

Saturday, December 3

17:00 Inauguration
Exhibition of cribs by Armando Giuffredi
Curated by Roberto Cobianchi and Federica Tiripelli
Cassero Museum of Sculpture

Sunday, December 4

17:00/19:00 Christmas Choir Under the Tree.
“Christmas in Lovah – Christmas Choir.”
by the Cultural Association Paro Paro
Varchi Square

17:30 Countdown to the lighting of the Christmas tree.
Varchi Square

17:45 Juggling show and more…..
by Laura Magic Farmer Performer
Varchi Square

18:30 Presentation of the graphic novel “Paradise 2099”.
Science fiction comic book starring children with disabilities
With Andrea Manetti, Andrea Boldi, Riccardo Peebes and some of the children featured in the comic – Conducted by Daniele Mafucci of Varchi Comics
Palace of the Podesta

Thursday, December 8

Full-day Street Market
Covered farmer’s market
Varchi Square

Full day Winter Fair
Via dei Musei Association
Via I. Del Lungo and Via P. Bracciolini

3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wandering Concert
By the San Lorenzo Polyphonic Orchestra
Along the streets of the Historic Center

16:00 Inauguration of the exhibition PresepinVarchi
Organized by Proloco Montevarchi
Via Roma 29

16:30/18:00 Santa Claus and other characters tell stories to children
By the Masaccio Cultural Association
Varchi Square

17:00 Immaculate Conception Concert
by the Corpo Musicale “Giacomo Puccini” (Giacomo Puccini Music Corps)
Church of Santa Maria al Giglio

17:30 Inauguration
“A ritrovar la pittura” exhibition curated by Marco Fagioli and Mauro Capitani
Palace of the Podesta

Saturday, December 10

09:00/19:30 Christmas Market
Levanella school parking lot

10:00 a.m. Nursery rhymes and wonders
Readings in “low voices” for families with children ages 1 to 3 years old
by operators and volunteers Born to Read Montevarchi
Broom Knowledge Factory

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. “Come Ride with Me” – Mini electric dirt bikes
14.30/16.30
Event reserved for children ages 6 to 12 years old
by the “Brilli Peri” motorcycle club
Vittorio Veneto Square

17:00 Sciacchetrà Street Band
Sciacchetrà Street Band Cultural Musical Association Via Roma

17:00 Presentation of the book “The Blue Note of the Rainbow”
by Francesco Benucci
Palace of the Podesta

Sunday, December 11
10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Snow Market Solidarity… Creativity….Goodness…
In collaboration with schools and associations Via Roma

4:00 p.m./7:00 p.m. Flourish stories
Let’s wait together for Santa Claus with a sweet snack and fun animated readings
by “The Seminal Books”
Vittorio Veneto SquareUntil the end of the event (7 p.m.) at the ProLoco information point in Varchi Square children’s books lending17:30 Santa and his helpers arrive from above
Proloco Montevarchi in collaboration with Edilizia Acrobatica
Show presented by Massi Fruchi
Varchi Square

18:00 Gospel concert by the Saint Mary Gospel Choir
Politeama Space

Saturday, Dec. 17
10 a.m. Christmas Strennae.
The best books released in 2022 for children and teens read in a special way by “The Seminal Books.”
For older children, taster-readings to make them want to continue on their own.
Edited by “The Seminal Books,” volunteer readers from the library.
For families with children ages 3 to 10
Broom Knowledge Factory14:30 Christmas in Levane
Organized by the “I am Levane” Association
Piazza del Secco and Via Leona16.00 Little Christmas sculptors
Workshop for children ages 2-3 years old
Il Cassero Museum for Sculpture

16:30 The pipers in RSA
17:30 The pipers in the historic center
Giovanni Borraro – Ciaramella
Mario Spolidoro – Bagpipe

17:00 Santa Claus and other characters tell stories to children
by the Masaccio Cultural Association
Varchi Square

17:30 Presentation of the book “I knew him well”
by Marina Baumgartner dedicated to Gianfranco D’Angelo
Palace of the Podesta

21:00 Christmas concert “Magnificat”
by Polifonica S. Lorenzo and Youth Choir Effetti Sonori of Foiano accompanied by the Oida Orchestra of Arezzo
Insigne Collegiate Church of San Lorenzo

Sunday, December 18
10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Snow Market Solidarity… Creativity….Goodness…
In collaboration with schools and associations
Via RomaInter day Extraordinary street market
Piazza Repubblica16:30/23:30 Christmas in Levane
Secco Square and Leona Street

17:00 “Christmas Balloons”
Show with luminous balloons
Varchi Square

17:00 Christmas Concert
with the Teachers of the F.Feroci Musical Institute
Ulivieri Rooms

Saturday, December 24
17:45 Parade and performance by the Musical Corps “G. Puccini”
Via Roma and Varchi Square
Wednesday, December 28 and Thursday, December 29
Entire morning S-stroll at the Museum. What (f)YEAR at the Museum!!!
Children’s Campus
Il Cassero Museum for Sculpture

Friday, January 6
10:30 a.m./7 p.m. Film screening DILILI A PARIS
Show starts at 10:30 a.m./4:00 p.m./5:30 p.m.
Spazio Politeama17:00 La Befana arriva in Vespa
Vespa Club Montevarchi
Via Roma

 Other scheduled events

Dec. 3 to Feb. 26
Exhibition of cribs by Armando Giuffredi curated by Roberto Cobianchi and Federica Tiripelli
Il Cassero Museum for Sculpture

December 8 to January 8
Exhibition “A ritrovar la pittura. An episodic adventure among the colors of the second Tuscan twentieth century.”
curated by Marco Fagioli and Mauro Capitani
Palazzo del Podestà

Dec. 8 to Dec. 23
Exhibition Market “ARTE…gianato”
curated by Artinvalle aps
Magiotti Gallery via Roma

Dec. 8 to Jan. 6
PresepinVarchi exhibition
curated by Proloco Montevarchi
Via Roma 29

December 3 to January 8
Children’s carousel
Varchi Square

Info

For more information, contact email urp@comune.montevarchi.ar.it or visit the City Council website https://www.comune.montevarchi.ar.it/eventi/e-natale-a-montevarchi-3

Christmas in Montevarchi

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