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From October 31st, Lucca Comics, the International Festival of comics, cinema and illustrated games, comes back

Now on its 27th edition, Lucca Comics is one of the most important and most expected international festivals loved by cinema, comics and games addicts.

The festival will take place from October, 31st to November, 3rd: four days full of meetings, projects, concerts and special guests.

On the first day, visitors will enjoy an unmissable appointment with David Lloyd, the cartoonist of “V for Vendetta”. He will show his new project “Valle delle Ombre” in the Italian version “Aces Weekly” (on Thursday October, 31st at 6.00 p.m. at S2 – Showcase Chiesa dei Servi).

2013 Edition of Lucca Summer Festival is going to start: Live Music and Shows

From July, 6th to 30th, the city of Lucca will be holding one of the greatest and most important music event in Italy and Europe: Lucca Summer Festival!

Every year, the event hosts great Italian and International artists who rock Lucca’s nights giving emotions with their high quality music.

Once again, this year the program is wide and varied, with a lot of performances by world-known singers

The Desco festival: “tastes” and “knowledge” in Lucca is back

From November 14th to December 8th, four weeks under the sign of Lucca and Tuscan typical flavours.

A real gastronomic itinerary, with tastings, recipes and stories which will let you discover this wonderful land.

In a music, art and photography setting, you will have the chance to taste delicious food, but that’s not all: in fact, there will also be meetings with olive oil producers, workshops for children, cooking contests and itineraries through the groceries and the restaurants of the town!

And you will also have the opportunity to

2012 edition of “Lucca Comics & Games” is ready to begin

The long-awaited Lucca Comics&Games is back: one of the main events dedicated to comics, animation, games, videogames, fantasy and sci-fi!

The festival will start on November, 1st and end on 4th; the exhibitions have been open from October 20th until the end of the festival.

For the 25th time, there will also be the Original Game Contest: the announcement is online for all the games creators.

A for the comics, the special guests of this edition will be:

Cartasia 2012 in Lucca, the contemporary art made of Paper back in the City Streets

From June, 30th to July, 29th 2012, 6th edition of Cartasia, the biennial of contemporary art, will be held in the city of Lucca and the municipality of Porcari.

Thousand-shape paper installations will invade the city streets and squares of Lucca historical centre and Porcari, creating a parallel universe for visitors walking down the streets of the old Tuscan city.

On June, 30th the opening ceremony of Cartasia 2012