Feasts in Venice Italy
All feasts taking place in Venice during the year: the Carnival, the Feast of San Marco, the Festa della Sensa, the Vogalonga, the Feast of the Redentore, the Historical Regatta, the Salute Feast. Dates, times, information and history of the most important festivals in Venice.If you want to publish an event please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
| Venice Carnival - City of Venice
Feast from February 4th to 21st 2023
The Venice Carnival is one of the most felt and experienced parties both by the Venetians and by the many visitors who arrive every year in the city from all over the world. It lasts 18 days and ends with the classic fat days, the culmination of the Venice Carnival.
Go to the Program of Venice Carnival
Go to the History of Venice Carnival
| San Marco Feast - Saint Mark's Square - Venice
Feast on April 25th
The Feast of San Marco celebrates the patron saint of the city with a procession of religious and civil authorities in Piazza San Marco. But in Venice it is also the party of lovers who exchange a rose (the bocolo).
| Festa della Sensa - Bacino San Marco - Venice
Feast on May 12 2024, Ascension Day
With the Festa della Sensa Venezia renews - with the rite of the marriage with the sea - its link with the water element, thus recalling the centuries-old history that saw it starring in the seas in countless events.
| Vogalonga - Venice and lagoon
Feast on May 19th 2024
La Vogalonga is a day of great celebration for the rowing tradition of the city; racers from all over the world animate the canals of Venice and the lagoon for a journey of more than 40 km to do without the help of the engine rigorously.
| Redentore Feast - Saint Mark's Basin - Venice
Feast on 3rd saturday and sunday of July
The Feast of the Redentore is one of the most awaited events by the citizens; swarms of different types of boats arrive in front of the San Marco Basin for the expected event of fireworks. The less fortunate find space on the banks of the canals where they party until late.
| Historical Regatta - Saint Mark's Basin - Venice
Feast on 1st sunday of September
The Venice Historic Regatta is certainly a singular event due to the uniqueness of its location and the taste of ancient history that is handed down to each edition. The city enjoys the procession of water on the Grand Canal waiting for the challenge of the champions of the oar held in the lagoon in the late afternoon.
| Salute Feast - Salute Church in Dorsoduro -
Feast on November 21st
The Venice Health Day is celebrated in November to commemorate the end of the plague in 1631, through the intercession of the Virgin invoked by the Doge a year before. The Dorsoduro district is tinged with a party for the little ones with lots of sweets and the Chiesa della Salute is half of the pilgrimage of the population passing by on the votive bridge on the Grand Canal built specifically for the ceremony.
| New Year's Eve in Venice - Venice
Feast on December 31st and January 1st
The New Year in Venice has been synonymous with Piazza San Marco for many years; here, in fact, there are thousands of people who choose Venice to celebrate the beginning of the new year.