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Italy (Tuscany) : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months

  • Currency: Euro (EUR)
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    European Truck Ban: 08:00 to 20:00 on Sundays (Jan-Apr, Oct.-Dec), 07:00 to 24:00 on Sundays (May-Sep)& public holidays & vacations departures/returns
  • Weekend: Saturday & Sunday
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    Wednesday march 27, 2024Easter holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Sunday march 31, 2024EasterCatholic or protestant
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    Sunday march 31, 2024Florence Scoppio del CarroEvents, celebrations...
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    Monday april 1, 2024Easter MondayCatholic or protestant
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    Wednesday april 3, 2024Easter holiday (end)School holidays
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    Thursday april 25, 2024Liberation DaySecular holiday
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    Wednesday may 1, 2024Labor Day/May DaySecular holiday
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    Sunday june 2, 2024Republic's DayNational Day
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    Saturday june 8, 2024Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
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    Monday june 24, 2024St John the Baptist (Florence, Turin, and Genoa only)Catholic or protestant
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    Saturday june 29, 2024Tour de France departureSports events
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    Tuesday july 2, 2024Palio Traditional Horserace (Sienna only)Secular holiday
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    Thursday august 15, 2024AssumptionCatholic
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    Friday august 16, 2024Palio Traditional Horserace (Sienna only)Secular holiday
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    Easter holiday (beginning)

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    Wednesday march 27, 2024
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    Easter

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    Sunday march 31, 2024
    Catholic or protestant : Paid holiday

    Florence Scoppio del Carro

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    Sunday march 31, 2024
    Culture : Explosion of the Cart ceremony. Florentinese watch in Piazza del Duomo the Colombina a rocket in the shape of a dove, fly out of the Duomo and start a huge wooden cart bonfire on the piazza.

    Easter Monday

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    Monday april 1, 2024
    Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
    Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.

    Easter holiday (end)

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    Wednesday april 3, 2024
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    Liberation Day

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    Thursday april 25, 2024
    Secular holiday : Commemmorates the end of World War I on 11th November 1918. The armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany at Compiègne, France, for the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front, which took effect at eleven o'clock in the morning - the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month.

    Labor Day/May Day

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    Wednesday may 1, 2024
    Secular holiday : Chicago, Saturday May 1st, 1886: 350,000 workers go on strike to call for an 8-hour working day. Industries are paralyzed nationwide. On Monday, as demonstrations go on, the police open fire. On Tuesday, Chicago is again on strike. Following a bomb launched against them, the police shoot again. 12 dead, of which 7 policemen. 8 anarchists will be condemned and executed. In 1889, the Socialist International Movement met in Paris and declared this day international workers' day . The Soviets will follow suit, just as the Nazis. In France, under the Vichy regime (1940-1944), the celebration is renamed Labour Day .

    Republic's Day

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    Sunday june 2, 2024
    Secular holiday : Commemorates the referendum on monarchy (June 2, 1946), that resulted in the establishment of the Italian republic, and the adoption of a new constitution in 1948. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

    Summer holiday (beginning)

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    Saturday june 8, 2024
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    St John the Baptist (Florence, Turin, and Genoa only)

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    Monday june 24, 2024
    Catholic or protestant : When Angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would conceive Christ, St John the Baptist also announced that Elizabeth was already six months pregnant with John, which explains that his birthday comes three months after Annunciation Day

    Tour de France departure

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    Saturday june 29, 2024
    Sports events : in Florence

    Palio Traditional Horserace (Sienna only)

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    Tuesday july 2, 2024
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    Assumption

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    Thursday august 15, 2024
    Catholic : Dogma defined by the Catholic Church on November 1, 1950, when Pope Pius XII declared that at the end of her life, Mary's body and soul were assumed into Heaven.

    Palio Traditional Horserace (Sienna only)

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    Friday august 16, 2024
    Secular holiday :