In the land of Mugello, besides its beautiful landscape, visitors can find many opportunities for having fun, such as several country fairs and festivals or music and sport events.
There are many different initiatives taking place all the year round: a masked carnival, many historical reconstructions of the Renaissance period, several festivals dedicated to the typical products of the area, appetizers and musical events.
Such events have been conceived for everyone, those who wish to have fun but also those who are looking for a quiet and peaceful day.
Here are some proposals for the month of June!
WORLD MOTORCYCLING CHAMPIONSHIP
Scarperia - from May 31th to June 2nd, in Mugello Circuit in Scarperia
The Mugello Circuit of Scarperia will host the "Gran Prix Tim of Italy 2013", in which the races 125cc, Moto2 and MotoGP will be held: it's an event that every year attracts thousands of people from worldwide. Don't loose it if you love the strong emotions of motorcycling!
CYCLE TOUR MUGELLO
The bike tour, now in its 6th edition, will start from the historic seat in Scarperia and get through to the International Circuit of Mugello and the dike of Bilancino Lake (near Barberino di Mugello), which will be exceptionally open. Also this year it's planned to organize a special circuit, dedicated to old bycicles, which will evoke the past century cycling.
Scarperia - from June 8th to 10th, in Sant'Agata, suburb of Scarperia
On this occasion the protagonist is the strawberry, but the proposed menu offers also tortelli and grilled meat, as well as many other typical dishes of the area. In addition, good music will make the event even more enjoyable.
AGRICULTURAL FAIR OF MUGELLO
Borgo San Lorenzo - during the second week of June, in the Forum Boarium of Borgo San Lorenzo
It's a fair specialised in agricultural and livestock products and it's held in the Forum Boarium of Borgo San Lorenzo, during the second week of June (from Thursday to Sunday).
Borgo San Lorenzo - from June 14th to 16th and from June 21th to 23rd, in Luco di Mugello, suburb of Borgo San Lorenzo, at the sports ground of Grezzano
Do you want to taste the famous typical dish of Mugello? Then you can't miss this opportunity! In Luco di Mugello, at the sports ground of Grezzano, you can try the most delicious tortelli of Mugello, cooked according to traditional recipes, accompanied by many other typical dishes of the area. The festival is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 7 pm, and on Sunday also for lunch!
TYPICAL PRODUCTS OF TUSCAN-EMILIAN APENNINE EXHIBITION MARKET
Palazzuolo sul Senio - every Sunday of the month of June, in Palazzuolo sul Senio
This exhibition market, in which you can appreciate the excellent products of biological farms of Mugello, is perfect for the beautiful season!
KNIVES EXHIBITION MARKET
Scarperia - from June to September, in Palazzo dei Vicari in Scarperia
In the evocative atmosphere of Palazzo dei Vicari, there is this exhibition market, in which the handicraft objects are exhibited: knives, coming from public museums and Italian and European collections. They made and still make famous the town of Scarperia.