Grand Opening of the 2018 Venice Carnival Saturday, January 27  the Rio di Cannaregio turns into a real water stage with a show that  delights  thousands of visitors each year, where floating structures  transfer on water the theme of  Carnevale. Free Show in two replicas, at 6:00 and at 8:00pm   The Festa Veneziana will […]

The traditional “Festa delle Marie” will start at San Pietro di Castello at 2.30 pm, will parade all along via Garibaldi and Riva degli Schiavoni and it will reach San Marco stage at 4.00 pm, where the twelve “Marias” will be introduced to the crowd waiting for them. It evokes the homage that the Venetian […]

The traditional “Festa delle Marie” evokes the homage that the Venetian Doge offered every year to twelve beautiful but humble venetian girls, offering them magnificent jewels as a bridal dowry. The “Festa delle Marie” is articulated in different days and it is the opportunity to admire the traditional venetian period costumes. The event will be […]

The award ceremony for the 2017 winning “Maria” will be staged in San Marco Square, where the 12 Marie will arrive by boat, leaving from Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio. At 4.00 pm, there will be the crowining ceremony of this Carnival’s winning Maria. Doge parade organized by Cers – Consortium of European Re-enactment Societies Info: […]