There could be no better opening for the Venice Carnival than the one on the water.  The huge “Festa veneziana” that opens, as usual, the Carnival, doubles, offering a double appointment to the guests of Venice.

 Saturday 1st of February, starting from 6.30 pm, an outstanding evening show will bring music, rhythm, joy on the banks of Cannaregio, opening in the best way the Carnival of Venice 2015.
Canale di Cannaregio -Carnevale 2014

 Cannaregio banks – Carnival 2014

This is the typical feast for Venetians and for all the guests interested in local traditions.

After the opening on Saturday, 31th of January, on Sunday 1st February the water parade by Coordinamento Associazioni Remiere di Voga alla Veneta will sail along the Canal Grande to the folkloristic district of Cannaregio, where the audience will watch these unique boats and where the eno-gastronomic stalls by A.E.P.E., with the traditional carnival delicacies, will offer venetian food specialities.


Delicious “fritole veneziane” – must try!

Music and rhythm will accompaign the water parade:
Here you are the Festa Veneziana timetable:
11.00 am: entertainment starts on the Cannaregio banks
12.00 pm: Venetian tipical food and wine offered by  A.E.P.E.
12.00 pm : Water parade by Associazioni Remiere di Voga alla Veneta