Event: Carnival, “Maria” contest awardAll Events
28 February, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm CET | Free
Dating back to 943 a.d., the “Festa delle Marie” is the oldest venetian celebration.
One of the women who took part to the “Festa delle Marie” parade 10 days before will now be nominated the “Maria” and will fly down the Saint Mark’s bell tower the next Carnival.
Find this location, on the map
To find more places, by location, you can consult our interactive map
Our selection of places to explore and where to eat, drink, shop …
Want more tips, tools and stories from Venice, Italy?
We're on a mission to make it easy and fun to discover and support the authentic Venice. Try our email and see for yourself!