The Redentore Feast is a deeply felt celebration in Venice as it combines religion with entertainment, thanks to the Saturday night phantasmagorical fireworks’ display attracting thousands of visitors: a kaleidoscope of shades, from a game of light and colours on the inimitable setting in St. Mark’s Basin, lights up the spires, domes and bell towers of the city.
SATURDAY 15th July
Opening of the votive bridge connecting the Zattere waterfront with the Chiesa del Redentore (Church of the Redeemer) on the island of Giudecca and presentation of the Venetian regatta boat crews.
11.30 p.m. – Fireworks display in St. Mark’s Basin
SUNDAY 16th July
- Regate del Redentore (Regatta of the Redeemer) - Giudecca canal
7.00 p.m. - Votive Mass at the Chiesa del Redentore on the island of Giudecca