Medieval street festival, San Gimignano, 15-17 June
15-17 June - Ferie delle Messi is a medieval street festival which takes place in San Gimignano's squares and alleys over three days and includes events, markets of medieval arts and crafts products, storytellers, actors and musicians. During Sunday afternoon there is a spectacular and unmissable knights' parade and tournament.
Organized by the Associazione Cavalieri di Santa Fina. For full info the city's Tourist Information Centre.