Posts Tagged ‘regata’

Festa del Redentore 2013

Monday, July 15th, 2013

logo redentore positivoWe are gettin’ closer to Redentore’s Night!!! This Festival is very popular in Venice, it’s a mix of religious theme and spectacular celebration. It’s held since 1577, every year!!!

San Marco Basin will be the heart of the Festival. This Saturday, 20th July 2013, thousands of boats will joint there, dressed with ballons, lights and music. All together they will wait the big final of the night: the fireworks!!!

Thousand of colors and shades will light up the Lagoon and the Monuments facing Saint Mark’s Area.

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The Ragatta Storica

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

morucchio-carlo-historical-water-pageant-during-the-regata-storica-2009-venice-veneto-italy-europeWater is the element that most characterises Venice and it is no coincidence that the most famous and spectacular festivity in the city takes place on the waters of the Grand Canal.
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The Historical Palio

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

4337On June 12th ,a yearly boat race between the four Italian Maritime Republics that sailed the seas in medieval times is hosted, in turn, on the Mediterranean at Amalfi and Genoa, on the Arno in Pisa and on the lagoon in Venice, to commemorate the historical figures and memories of the four cities.
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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).
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