When do I start i 2021 Christmas markets in Florence, what are the Date and where are the Christmas markets? From Santa Croce to the Christmas village of Empoli, after a year’s stop due to the pandemic, the stalls with many gift ideas and with decorations to decorate houses and trees. In view of the holidays, shopping starts as early as November in the heart of the historic center, but new appointments will be announced in the weeks of.
So let’s see the best Christmas markets scheduled in Florence for the end of 2021, with all dates. At the bottom of the article you will also find a concise calendar. Here, however, the most beautiful Christmas markets in Tuscany.
Christmas markets in Florence: the classic event, in Piazza Santa Croce in Florence
Officially it is called Weihnachtsmarkt, but for many it is simply the “German Christmas market” in Piazza Santa Croce: also for this reason 2021 the typical houses arrive in the heart of the center of Florence for a month of events. Pretzel, strudel, mulled wine and a lot of handicrafts from Northern Europe are the protagonists of this festival, even with the house of Santa Claus, songs, music and initiatives for children. Open from Saturday 20 November 2021.
The date: from 20 November to 19 December 2021
Timetables: here the details on the Christmas market in Santa Croce
Dove: piazza Santa Croce
Vintage Christmas, the market at the Student Hotel in Florence
Clothing, accessories and more for retro-style gifts. The spaces of the Student hotel in viale Lavagnini host the market “Vintage Christmas“organized by Pimp my vintage. On Sunday 5th December, selected vintage and handicraft stands will be open from morning to evening.
The data: December 5, 20211
Timetables: from 11 to 19
Dove: Student Hotel Florence, viale Lavagnini 70-72
Only Used Xmas Show
In the cloister of the old Conventino in via Giano della Bella (Piazza Tasso area – Porta Romana) the markets of Used only that on 8 December 2021 proposes the Christmas edition of the market, in collaboration with the Conventino Caffè Letterario. on the benches vintage, used, handmade and creations of the artisans of the conventino, all accompanied by music and initiatives. Admission is free.
when: Wednesday 8 December 2021
dove: via Giano della Bella 20, Florence
Fierucola of Christmas and of the Immaculate Conception
The association “La Fierucola”, which promotes the agriculture of small family businesses and traditional crafts, organizes two Christmas markets in Florence in this 2021. We start on 8 December with the classic Fierucola of the Immaculate Conception, in piazza Santo Spirito from 9.00 to 19.00, with particular attention to rural crafts. Sunday 19 space then to Christmas Fierucolino in Piazza del Carmine to find gift ideas at km 0 (or almost), between organic food and wooden games. Free workshops for children and guided tours for adults are being organized.
When: Wednesday 8 December and Sunday 19 December 2021
Hours: 9.00 – 19.00
dove: piazza Santo Spirito (8 December), piazza del Carmine (Sunday 19)
Emergency Christmas Space in Florence 2021
Many gift ideas (solidarity) can be found in the market of “Spazio Natale Emergenza” in Florence which after last year’s stop returns in 2021. The temporary shop of the humanitarian association “moves” from via Ginori to via Giberti, just outside the center. The exact location and all the news of the new edition will be announced shortly. The proceeds will go into in favor of Emergency’s activities.
Date, time and place will be communicated soon by the Emergency Group of Florence
Craft markets: Christmas appointment in Piazza dei Ciompi
“I look around the market“, The initiative promoted by Confesercenti Firenze in Piazza dei Ciompi, is tinged with the colors of Christmas, with a special market a few days before the holidays. Tuesday 23 December stands of artistic craftsmanship, small antiques, modern antiques, vintage, costume jewelery and craft books take place behind the Loggia del Pesce. For information: telephone 055 2036964.
When: December 23, 2021
Hours: from morning to evening
dove: piazza dei Ciompi
Markets and events outside Florence: Empoli City of Christmas
The Christmas markets start from the weekend of November 21, but already from the weekend before center of Empoli turns into a large Christmas village, one free admission. In piazza Farinata degli Uberti, around the fountain of the lions, there are many attractions during the weekends: snowfall, projections on the buildings and initiative. In Piazza Matteotti playground And ice skating rink, while from 20 November in Piazza Vittoria markets and a Lego area and for children.
Dates: attractions from 13 November 2021; Christmas markets on 20, 21, 27, 28, 30 November; 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 December.
dove: center of Empoli
Markets opening hours: 9.30 – 19.30
More information on the official site.
The 2021 calendar of the Christmas markets in Florence (2021), when they are: all the dates
Here is a summary of all the dates of the Christmas markets in Florence and surroundings in this 2021:
- Christmas market in Piazza Santa Croce
from 20 November to 19 December 2021
- Markets, Empoli City of Christmas 2021
November 20, 21, 27, 28, 30; 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 December.
The event instead starts from 13 November
- Vintage Christmas – Student Hotel Florence
Sunday 5 December 2021
- Fierucola of the Immaculate Conception – piazza Santo Spirito
December 8, 2021
- Only Used Xmas Show – Old conventino
December 8, 2021
- Christmas Fierucolino – piazza del Carmine
December 19, 2021
- I look around the market – piazza dei Ciompi
December 23, 2021
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