Social Events

As per tradition, this year we will have the PyDrinks and PyDinner (best known as PyFiorentina) again!


PyDrinks is a goliardic time in a reserved venue on the Arno river, just a few steps away from the PyCon Italia Venue, during which you can drink, chat and know other Pythonistas. The event will take place on Friday, May 26th from 8 pm CET at Rarità Bistrot.

How to join PyDrinks

You can book your entrance here, which includes one drink of your choice [see list below!] and a light veg fried cone (gluten and lactose-free) 🙌

The venue has reserved an area only for the PyCon Italia attendees; there will be a reserved bar and a wonderful terrace on the river. In the venue, you’ll be able to get more drinks and food of course and relax in a comfortable and safe environment.


  • Vegan Lasagna
  • Drink choice: Aperol Spritz, Campari Spritz, Select Spritz, Alcachofa spritz (Cynar), Honolulu Spritz (Tropical Mix), Sobrio Spritz (non-alcoholic), Bicicletta (old-style)), miscelati&co (Negroni, Americano, Bloody Mary, Caipirinha, Caipiroska, Caipirissima, Mojito, Cuba Libre, Moscow Mule, Long Island Ice Tea), Red wine bio (Bolgheri), White wine bio (Ribolla Gialla e Passerina), Prosecco, craft beers, soft drink e non-alcoholic beverages.



PyDinner is the official PyCon Italia social dinner. It will take place Saturday, May 27th to give all our participants the opportunity to have a beautiful off time together and to taste the wonderful local cuisine!

We have arranged for a great few special menus (grilled meat, vegetarian and vegan) with a fixed price of €40 in the Taverna degli Assi restaurant. Moreover, there is a special menu with the famous florentine steak at a fixed price of €55.

Have a look at the menu for all the details!

Any extra item will be paid for directly at the restaurant.

How to join PyDinner

Places are limited so reservation is mandatory. To book your seats in advance, go to our tickets page and select the PyDinner ticket. You will need this ticket in order to enter the restaurant as proof of payment.

This year we will try to host a beautiful barbecue in the open air, just a few steps under the wonderful landscape of Piazzale Michelangelo. The venue is called “Taverna degli Assi” and is just 15’ walk from the PyCon Italia Venue in Viale Michelangiolo, 66.

The Concert!

Yes, you have read it right! During PyDinner we will have a concert by the VocalBlueTrains!

Meat Menu

  • Mineral water, house wine (one bottle for every three people).
  • Tuscan salami platter with chicken liver crostini, cheeses, tomato bruschetta, grilled vegetables, fried dough balls, and stracchino cheese.
  • Mixed grilled meats (chicken, pork, sausage, pork ribs, sliced beef) with a side of potatoes.
  • Roast and mixed salad.
  • Choice of homemade dessert and coffee.

Fiorentina Menu

Vegetarian Menu

Vegan Menu


Check our social events page: here



PyDinner - Meat Menu



PyDinner - Vegetarian Menu



PyDinner - Vegan Menu



PyDinner - Meat Menu with Fiorentina