Posts Tagged ‘regatta’

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.


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.

VelaVenezia 2010 – Historical sailing boats in Venice

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

This unique event (the first here in Venice!!!) has been organised by Assonautica and will be held the 14/15/16 May 2010. The boats will meet at Arsenale, one of the most beautiful and famous dock of the world.

The 16th May a non-compehetitive race will join all the historical sailing boats with newer models. The start will be in front of Sant’Elena, they will pass in front Saint Mark’s Square, sail until Mulino Stucky and back to Saint George Island.

If you have a sailing boat you cannot miss this opportunity!!! For the subscription please visit this website .
For all the non sailor it will be a great show to admire from Riva degli Schiavoni.