Weather in Tuscany in May

Tuscany is blooming this Spring. Weather has been a cool and wet resulting in a lush green scenery everywhere. During the month of May, Tuscany offers some great events showcasing the best food, wine, music and contemporary art.

Whether you’re interested in the latest art exhibitions, rock concerts, operas, food or flower festivals, our spring round-up will help you experience the magical atmosphere of the season at some of the most unexpected locations. From historical villas, gardens and ancient palaces, to medieval walled towns and modern architecture, here are some prime events not to miss in May.

Artigianato e Palazzo

Florence, May 16 to 19 May 2019: This four-day showcase features almost 600 craftsmen and women who recreate their workshops and show their skills in the magical garden and conservatory of Palazzo Corsini.

Maggio Fiorentino

Florence, May and June: Maggio Musicale Fiorentino is a two month-long festival with opera, concerts and ballet featuring international artists. It’s the oldest music festival in Italy and it takes place in the superb Teatro dell’Opera di Firenze. To see this year’s program check out the Maggio Fiorentino’s official site.