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Torchlight ceremony in Abbadia San Salvatore
Photo ©Abbadia Città delle Fiaccole

Fire Festivals In Tuscany

In Tuscany there are several festivals somehow linked to "fire". Sometimes they include torchlights or bonfires, other times they involve impressing candlelights and in some cases there is even an explosion!

Le Fiaccole - Torchlight festival in Abbadia San Salvatore
Torchlight ceremony in Abbadia San Salvatore
Torchlight ceremony in Abbadia San Salvatore - Credit: Abbadia Città delle Fiaccole
La Fiaccolata - Torchlight festival in Santa Fiora
Torchlight festival in Santa Fiora
Torchlight festival in Santa Fiora - Credit: Comune di Santa Fiora
Falò di S. Antonio – Sant’Antonio bonfire in Filattiera
Sorano parish church in Filattiera,
Sorano parish church in Filattiera, - Credit: Jennifer Mallegni
Disfida dei Falò – Bonfires in Pontremoli
Bonfires of San Geminiano in Pontremoli
- Credit: Francesco de Januariis
Scoppio del Carro - Explosion of the Cart in Florence
Explosion of the  Cart Florence
Explosion of the Cart Florence - Credit: Monica Kelly
International Fireworks Festival Forte dei Marmi
Forte Dei Marmi Fire Festival
Forte Dei Marmi Fire Festival - Credit: Leonardo Sasso
Luminara di San Ranieri – Candlelight Festival in Pisa
Luminaria san ranieri
Luminaria san ranieri - Credit: Carlo aka Funebre
Festa della Rificolona – Paper Lantern Festival in Florence
Rificolona Paper Lantern Florence
Rificolona Paper Lantern Florence - Credit: Paige Taff
Luminara di Santa Croce – Candlelight Festival in Lucca
luminara-santa croce
luminara-santa croce - Credit: Lara Marsalli
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