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September Prato festival postponed to 2021
The two concerts already communicated before the Covid-19 emergency are postponed to 2021 and respectively: Wolfmother and Hardcore Superstar on Sunday 29 August 2021, while Willie Peyote on 2 September 2021

Gormley in Prato
Shy by Antony Gormley will remain in Piazza Duomo for six months. The work of one of the most appreciated living sculptors in the world, 4 meters high and made with 3600 kg of cast iron, symbolizes the industrial identity of Prato

The Mille Miglia will stop in Prato on 18 June
The "most beautiful race in the world" will cross the city in the afternoon: an itinerary dedicated to the enhancement of the artistic and historical heritage of the city: from the new Macrolotti to industrial archeology, from the Luigi Pecci Museum of Contemporary Art to the Emperor's Castle , passing through Piazza del Comune, the historic center and then outside Porta Pistoiese towards the Bisenzio.

Dante 700
To celebrate the Supreme Poet, the "Città di Prato" Instrumental Chamber and the Florence Philharmonic Orchestra "La Filharmonie" have launched an International Symphonic Composition Competition "Dante 700".

"You can't do a rainbow alone"
In Prato there is the most beautiful playground in Italy: it is the large silos in Via Giordano transformed into a masterpiece of street art by Marco Burresi, aka Zed1

Prato at Countless City
Prato present at the 2nd edition of Countless Cities - People live here, the Biennale di Favara (AG) dedicated to 19 cities around the world selected on the basis of innovative projects and policies in the sectors of solidarity living, crafts, economic circularity and forestry.
Prato will have a space reserved for projects of economic circularity and urban forestation.

Welcome to the library
A month of celebration to remind the importance of reading and the library with events, more materials on loan and for more time, proposals for bibliographies and surprises at the Lazzerini library

April 2 World Autism Awareness Day
As part of Prato Autism Friendly project, a blue bench, a symbolic color of autism, positioned along the Viale Galilei cycle path to raise awareness of the rights of people with autism