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October 28, 2019

Halloween in Florence

On 31 October including theme parties, event and goblins in the city

The word Halloween appears for the first time in the sixteenth century, and is a variant of the Anglo-Saxon full name All-Hallows-Eve, that is, the night before All Saints Day. In Ireland Celtic last night coincided with the end of summer and the typical colors were orange, to commemorate the harvest and black to symbolize the impending darkness of winter. Since the mid-nineteenth century, Halloween is spreading in the United States, especially due to immigration Irish, to become, in the last century, a major US holidays. October 31 has generally assumed the meaning of a "night of the border," one in which the spirits who come back from the grave, creating moments of anarchy and subversion of earthly rules.

The appointment with witches and ghosts is now a classic in Europe and in Italy. For some events you can not miss in Florence on the night of October 31, 2015

Obihall Halloween is celebrated with the arrival of Metempsicosi, one of the formations of the coolest nightlife Italian 90s, formed by Ricky Le Roy / Mario More / Franchino / 00 Zicky / Joy Kitikonti and Luca Beijing.

The Yab, undisputed destination of Florentine night, an evening that brings us back to the warm atmosphere of Mykonos with "The King of Tropicana Beach, Mykonos Island, Greece" ... Special Guest Voice SASA '"

Hard Rock Cafe in Florence: "Helter Skelter" for adults and "Li'l Monster Balls" for children. from morning with sweet and savory breakfast, corner face painting, magic shows and dog agility.

Halloween at Plaz with live music: The guests of the evening the Greasy Beards, duo of Thomas "T-drive" Drive on guitar and vocals, and Vanni "Slim-V" Boninsegni bass.

How about a movie strictly horror? On the feast of the witches, the UCI cinema halls Campi Bisenzio and Florence will agree children and adults, projecting the horror classic Nightmare - From the Deep of the Night and the highly anticipated SpongeBob Live Party.


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