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Discovering the Green Valley Of Mugello, in Tuscany: Traditional and Sport Events in June

Summer is coming and which better way to enjoy this beautiful season in the wonderful valley of Mugello? Many great events rich in fun and traditions are waiting for you! Below you find some of the events scheduled in June:

Motorcycle World Championship 2013From May 31st to June 2nd, the Mugello Circuit of Scarperia will host the “Tim Italy Gran Prix 2013”, in which will be held the races of the 125cc, Moto2 and

Motorcycle World Championship 2013: The Event Of The Year In Mugello

Once again, in the first weekend of June, the beautiful valley of Mugello and the town of Scarperia will host the Gran Prix of Italy TIM 2013, which has been confirmed the most awaited and important two-wheels sport event of the year: every year, the event attracts thousands of fans from all over the world.

In 1976, Mugello International Circuit hosted its first Gran Premio, and in 1991, after being completely renovated, became a fixed landmark in the calendar of the season: its fame is given by the spectacular circuit 

Summer in Tuscany will wonder you: MotoGP 2011, Live Concerts & Much More

The countdown for the most expected events in Tuscany has just begun: from 1st to 24th July in Lucca will be held the Lucca Summer Festival 2011, a series of live concerts introducing famous international and Italian musicians and singers.

Actually the opening of such an event had to begin with the American band Blink 182 but they cancelled their world tour for lack of new material and postponed it to next year. By the way, we will not miss them because there will be such international artists like Elton John, Ben Harper, Arcade Fire, B.B. King, Joe Cocker and

Moto GP 2010 comes back in Mugello

The countdown has finally began for the Italy Moto GP. It is the moment for the 4th seasonal race and this time the appointment waits for you in Italy, on the fabulous circuit of Barberino del Mugello, in Tuscany, which once again will host thousands visitors and motorbikes lovers.

Italy GP is scheduled from 4th to 6th June 2010, and on Sunday about 80,000 spectators are expected to be there.

This year, the circuit offers its visitors higher security and very liveable spaces by strengthening the organization more and more.

In fact, in particular at the entrance turnstiles, the number of the employees has been increased for the welcoming of the visitors and the tickets check, while the parking has been enlarged and will be able to host until 30,000 cars. In addition, special attention will be given to the outside surveillance in order to avoid people leaving their cars along the street.

And now, let’s talk about numbers. This year, the employees reach about 1,500 people, among which we find 120 employees for the medical care, 400 superintendents, 400 guards and over 300 employees for the logistic service.

In addition, there are 4 tribunes (the central indoor one located near the winning post and hosting 3000 people) and other three open-air tribunes, which can be host until 10,500 people. Nine big screens located in front of the several tribunes and in the most important points of the circuit, in order to provide an excellent view.

During the week-end the area of Mugello will be hold up by visitors, and for those who purchased a ticket valid for the entire weekend, there is the opportunity to have free access to the pit-lane and to look closely to the boxes of their idols. A good occasion for taking a picture with them! ;-)

So, you will have the chance to see great personages like Valentino Rossi, called “the Doctor”, Jorge Lorenzo, Casey Stoner, Nicky Hayden, Loris Capirossi, Marco Meandri, Marco Simoncelli and the new emerging champion Ben Spies.

The appointment awaits you all from 4th to 6th June 2010 at the Circuit of Mugello.

For further information and tips about the area of Mugello, please take a look at the online tourist guide to Mugello, www.aboutmugello.com