In Bagni di Lucca and the surrounding area, locals often spend time attending festivals and events. These represent some unique opportunities to discover and experience the area and its people, steeped in history, traditions and folklore. We have listed some of the most important events below.

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Viareggio Carnival

Every Sunday during carnival season.


The carnival of the Plain of Lucca.

Every Sunday during carnival season

Castelnuovo Garfagnana Carnival

Every Sunday during Carnival.

Exhibition of ancient camellias.

The Festival of the Plain of Lucca at S. Andrea di Compito

First weekend of March.

A spectacular journey through the town, accompanied by taster sessions at food stalls, street shows and a display of camellias.

Biennial Azalea Festival

Borgo a Mozzano | Lucca.

Feast of St. Zita, the Patron Saint of Lucca

27 April.

With a splendid exhibition of plants and flowers in the setting of the most beautiful square in Lucca, Piazza Anfiteatro.

DOC and IGT Wines from the Lucca hills

Montecarlo | Lucca.

International Festival of Popular Song

Bagni di Lucca | Lucca.


Beer Festival

Borgo a Mozzano | Lucca.


Puccini Festival

Torre del Lago | Lucca.

July - August.

Barga Jazz

Barga | Lucca.

During the end of August.

Santa Croce Candle Display



September in Lucca


Fairs, markets, displays and exhibitions.

Halloween Party

Borgo a Mozzano | Lucca.

31 October

Lucca Comics


Last few days in October

The City of Chestnuts

Castelnuovo Garfagnana | Lucca.


Nativity, the Epiphany and Christmas Markets

Province of Lucca.

December - January.

Living Nativity Scenes



To experience the area in a truly special way, why not enjoy the nature trails with the backdrop of scenic beauty of Bagni di Lucca and its surroundings.

Orrido di Botri | A spectacular canyon

Bagni di Lucca | Lucca.

Since becoming a nature reserve in 1971, it has been managed by the State Forestry Authority. Here you can admire the majestic flight of the golden eagle

Caves of the Wind

Location - Fornovolasco Vermoli | Lucca.

The name derives from the strong wind currents in the area, caused by the difference between external and internal temperatures, which remains constant at +10.7 °C.

In search of ancient crafts

Province of Lucca.

A tourist route in search of ancient crafts through the Plain of Lucca and along the course of the Serchio and Lima, up to the mountains of Garfagnana, to rediscover the crafts of yesteryear, including bronze-workers, potters, blacksmiths and figurine makers.

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