Santa Maria de Ricci Church (Via del Corso) - free organ recitals every evening at 21:15.
La Scala offers several free events each month:
Basilica San Miniato al Monte is considered as one of the most beautiful Romanesque buildings in Tuscany with extraordinary and unusual interior. Located behind Piazzale Michelangelo with exciting views over Florence. Every evening at 17:30 you can admire here monks chanting.
Creative space for young people Fabbrica del Vapore offers a wide range of workshops, activites, exhibitions and performanes almost every day of a year. The former tram factory is transformed into a complex where creativity and bright minds don't have limits - be it music, design, photography, theater, dance, cinema etc. For current events and activities check a web page www.fabbricadelvapore.org.
Military band concert is performed every first Sunday of a month in front of Italian Parliament on Piazza Montecitorio. The concert starts at 11:00 and lasts about an hour
Numerous bridges, squares and streets of Venice become a stage for life celebration during the annual Venice Carnival which is the most famous among other carnivals in Europe. To get most of it, plan well before - you find here scheduled events and program.
Every Wednesday at 18.00 from September to June there is a lecture, concert or other event in the Sala Ferragamo in the Harold Acton Library organised by the British Institute of Florence (donations, however small, to support Library and Cultural Programme are welcome). Check the program here.
Each year in May Venice hosts a Vogalonga boat race. The Vogalonga embraces local history and traditions, but also features an international dimension, bringing amateurs from all over the world together with the locals who spend their time in the lagoon.