This year "La sensa" will be celebrated on 23 and 24 May 2020 creating a big party in the city and enhancing its relationship with the sea, recalling moments of history and Venetian traditions.
On October 25, 2020 in Venice running the 35° marathon that every year attracts thousands of subscribers from all over the world who will cover the 42km of race.
Venice returns to a great event much awaited the 17 International Exhibition of Architecture. It will hold in the institutional centers of the Gardens and of the Arsenal. from 23 May to 29 November 2020.
Redentore, or the Redeemer’s Festival was celebrated in Venice from July 20, 1577 when a bridge of boats was placed to allow the citizens to reach the place where the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer was being built.
From 2 to 12 September 2020 at Lido is celebrated the 77th Edition of the Film Festival, organized by the Venice Biennale. The exhibition is the first international film festival in the world. It is possible to see the premieres of international films with leading and famous actors.
It’s that time of the year again. In just a little more than a month, the Venetian Carnival will once again be in full swing, populating the Venetian alleyways with masked figures, actors, and visitors hailing from the four corners of the world. This popular yet traditional event is renowned worldwide for the festive, bizarre and at times outlandish atmosphere it creates.
This year’s Carnival will take place between Feb. 17th and March 5th . The main events which will take place in this timeframe are going to be the water parade (Sunday 17th , Feb.), the traditional parade of decked-out boats down the Grand Canal and the Rio di Cannaregio; the Festa delle Marie procession and pageant (Sat 23rd , Feb.). Equally important are the three “flights” from the top of the St. Mark’s Belltower to the plaza below: spectacular Flight of the Angel, or of the Colombina (Sun 24th , Feb.); jocular Flight of the Eagle (Sun 3rd , Mar.); and Carnival’s last hurrah, Flight of the Lion (Tue 5th , Mar.).
During the years, the venetian Carnival has grown in size and fame, becoming a spectacular touristic event which draws in people from all over the world. Besides the aforementioned events (which are described in detail in the following articles), the most important days of the venetian Carnival are Fat Tuesday and Fat Thursday. Top affluences are also recorded during the weekend days.