This Festival has taken place in Lucca since 1998 and normally starts the first week end of July and lasts until the third week end of July.
This is the 2010 programme and this are the artists confirmed so far:
4th July – Fiorello
9th July – Paco de Lucia
10th July – Mark Knopfler
13th July – ZZ Top + Jeff Beck
16th July – Seal
17th July - Eros Ramazzotti
18th July – Crosby Stills & Nash
20th July – Paolo Nutini
22th July - Summer Giovani (free entry)
23th July – Simply Red
24th July - Karima
27th July – Placebo
All concerts take place in the beautiful landscape of Piazza Napoleone in Lucca, Italy.
Here is the direct link at the Lucca Summer Festival web site.
Once in Lucca for the Summer Festival, don’t forget to try some of its specialties: spelt from Garfagnana and Garmugia Soup.
If you love music and you are in Tuscany this summer check out this easy-to-use google map to plan you trip and take part to great concerts at the same time!
Wondering how Lucca looks like? Check out this slideshow…Lucca definetly deserves a visit!
Created with flickr slideshow.
A video of the Dave Matthews Band playing at Lucca Summer Festival Last year.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnPz1GiIXsg[/youtube]