Events 2012

1st January: New Year’s Concert.

6th May: Gran Fondo della Vernaccia 16th Edition. Long distance bike race.

15th-16th-17th June: “Ferie delle Messi”: medieval festival with historical pageants and knights tournaments.

30th June: “Nottilucente” – A travel from sunset to sunrise: the whole night dedicated to art and culture.

June-September: “San Gimignano Estate 2012”: 78th Opera Season Edition, Symphonic music, chamber music, open-air cinema, theatre, ballet, concerts.

27th July: “Aida”.

28th July: Pino Daniele in concert.

29th July: Concert: “Carmina Burana”.

30th July: Giorgia in concert.

31st July: Concert: “Le Quattro Stagioni”.

1st August: “Le Nozze di Figaro”.

2nd August: “Il Barbiere di Siviglia”.

13th August: “Maestri Chigiani in Terra di Siena”: Salvatore Accardo in cocert, organized by Accademia Musicale Chigiana.

10th August: “Calici di stelle” - Wine tasting with local porducers in Piazza Sant’Agostino by night.

September-October: “Festival Barocco di San Gimignano – 4th Edition” – Concerts of baroque music with original instruments.

December-May: “Leggieri d’inverno”: a series of performances in the indoor theatre of the Town , Teatro dei Leggieri, including theatre and ballet.

31st December: “San Silvestro tra le torri”: New Year’s Eve party in the main squares.