November: Tuscany and Umbria

Here is a list of event at a short driving from our villas of il Fontanaro.  We will update this post often to offer you more options.


November 1 -5

Fiera dei Morti – An annual market with 600 shops and a small Luna Park.

November 3 and 4 – the 50° Edition of the Vintage Market Arezzo + 2° Dandy Italian meeting


November 9, 10 and 11 – Fabro Truffle Festival


November 10 and 11 – San Giovanni d’Asso – Truffle festival

November 10 and 11  – Cantine Aperte in Tuscany and Umbria, Open Cellars,

November 10 at Lungarotti in Torgiano, guided tours (by reservation) at 12 AM  and 3.00 PM and  wine and food tasting.    Sunday, November 11,   the MUVIT-Wine Museum of Torgiano offers a reduced ticket for € 5 for the whole day. Also at 11 am and 4 pm guided tour of the MUVIT and aperitif at the Osteria del Museo for only 8 € per person.  Info and reservations or +39 075 9886649

In Montefalco – Lungarotti. Saturday 10 November. Cooking show in the cellar! At 11.30 guided tour of Sagrantino and cooking class to learn how to make gnocchi (potato dumplings) with Sagrantino, a typical dish of the Umbrian tradition. + 
 Autumn lunch (€ 28 for adults and € 15 for children, up to 3 years free), all by reservation. Info and reservations: or +39 0742 378868


November 17 and 18 – San Giovanni d’Asso – Truffle festival


November 17 – great Opening of the polar wheel of Gubbio

November 17  The Christmas village of Montepulciano opening.  Santa Claus’ Village of Montepulciano is back full of newness and surprises for the whole family. A unique experience for adults and children, a new and funny world where to spend in harmony and serenity the days of the Advent and your Christmas holidays. You will be plunged in a fairy-tale setting in one of the most beautiful places in the world.

November 18 – Arezzo Christmas Market and Arezzo Christmas Brick Art

Up to December 26 2018

November 24 Opening of the Christmas village of Chianciano Terme


November 28 – Firenze Christmas Market at Piazza Santa Croce, Up to December 20 from 10.00 to 10.00 PM

November 30 – Cortona Christmas Market


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