A person dressed as an eagle descends from Saint Mark’s bell tower to a stage on the opposite side of the square.
Grand Final of the Competition for the most beautiful Carnival Mask of the Carnevale di Venezia
Several Events will take place in St Mark’s square on this highlight of Carnival
Nomination of the “Maria” of the year
To mark the end of Carnival, a glorious flag flyes up to the top of St Mark’s bell tower
The 25th of April in Italy is a national holiday, for it celebrates its “Liberation Day”. For Venetians this day is even more important as it’s also the day of the Saint Patron of the city, Saint Mark.
The festival which celebrates the marriage between Venice and the Sea.
The Vogalonga is a non-competitive “race” in which any kind of rowing boat could participate, in the spirit of historical festivities.
When the night comes, a 45 min long fireworks show starts. The following morning is the moment for the religious procession.
The Regata Storica is the main “Voga alla Veneta” , or Venetian Rowing, event of the year