Gelato Lovers? Welcome to Paradise!

From May 23rd to the 27th, Florence hosts the best artisan gelato makers of Italy to delight its public with delicious ice cream and many sweet events!
The “Florence Gelato Festival” is now in its third edition, and considering the success of the last years, this one will start off with high expectations.

In addition to savoring exquisite ice cream while admiring the beautiful city of Florence, you can also attend many events and exhibitions proposed by the festival.
Ice cream lovers can consider themselves in paradise!

Would you like to be a gelato maker for a day? No problem, the Carpigiani Gelato University offers the chance to prepare your first ice cream, and then, of course, eat it! A part of the Square of Santa Maria Novella will turn into a real gelato school!
For the more creative ones, every afternoon the Gelato Show Cooking dedicated to all those who both love to make and eat gelato, the best chefs will teach how to create new recipes to insert into daily meals.

If you are already used to preparing ice cream by yourself, you can also buy the best, selected ingredients to take home and make the flavors you like best!
At the center of the festival are the best Italian and international gelato makers, emerging young ones, local ice cream parlors and Sammontana, the most important industrial gelato maker in Italy.

As last year, you can buy the “Gelato Festival Card” and try out many tastes of ice cream, get a lot of gadgets and attend educational sessions to learn more about the wonderful and ancient art of making Gelato!

Find out all the others events by browsing the official website of the Florence Gelato Festival.

Enjoy your ice cream!

About Sara Turini

Social media addicted, keen on travels, in love with my land, Tuscany. Sara has decided to share all the emotions this region can offer through her posts on our blog.