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.
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.
Music and rhythm will accompaign the water parade:
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