The great event that has made the city of Pistoia beat since 1980 is the Blues Festival, which takes place every year in the first real summer period between June and July. Let yourself be carried by the rock, blues and folk rhythms in the hot Tuscan summer. The city is crowded with people from everywhere, the streets are filled with stalls, street food and artists. Through the years, the festival has been host to some true international music legends such as Frank Zappa, Bob Dylan, Santana, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ben Harper, Pearl Jam, Patti Smith, Lou Reed, the Arctic Monkeys, Sting, Mumford & Sons, Hozier, to name just a few! The explosion of energy makes each year unique and unmissable, so what are you waiting for? Experience the festive Pistoia nights and let yourself be carried away by the music and the carefree atmosphere!