Posts Tagged ‘befana’

Regatta of Befana

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

libro The Feast of the Epiphany is celebrated on January 6, it represents the end of the holiday season, and the last day of  Christmas holidays before the restart of the school in Venice.


La regata delle Befane 2010

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

befana-apAt 11 a.m. on Epiphany, Thursday, January 6th, the 33rd  annual Regata delle Befane will be held on the “Canalazzo,” the Grand Canal. This is not an official Comune sporting event, but rather annual festivity organized by the historic Cannotieri Bucintoro (a rowing club founded in 1882).