This is the typical feast for venetians and for all the guests interested in local traditions.
After the opening on Saturday 27th of January, on Sunday 28th January at 11.00 am the water parade by Coordinamento Associazioni Remiere di Voga alla Veneta will sail along the Canal Grande to the folkloristic district of Cannaregio, where the audience will watch these unique boats and where the eno-gastronomic stalls by A.E.P.E., with the traditional carnival delicacies, will offer venetian food specialities.
Music and rhythm will accompaign the water parade.
Festa Veneziana Programme:
10.30 am: Regata Srpint delle Colombine (sprint regatta) entertainment starts on the banks
11.00 am : Water parade by Associazioni Remiere di Voga alla Veneta from Punta della Dogana to Rio di Cannaregio
12.00 pm: Grand Opening in Rio di Cannaregio venetian tipical food and wine offered by A.E.P.E.
An event realized in partnership with A.E.P.E. – Associazione Esercenti Pubblici Esercizi and Coordinamento Associazioni Remiere di Voga alla Veneta.
To watch and enjoy the event, we invite you to find a spot along the Fondamenta del Rio di Cannaregio. We recommend to arrive and find a spot adequately ahead of time. Spectators with poor mobility or those with prams or strollers, etc. should avoid crowded areas. One-way systems or other modifications to pedestrian traffic may be introduced.