The Venetian Festival on the water

The Venetian Festival on the water

17 February 2019, 10:30 - 13:00, Rio di Cannaregio

The party of all the Venetians who inaugurates the Carnival, dedicated to citizens and guests of the lagoon city, this year doubles with a double appointment on the foundations of Cannaregio.

Sunday, February 17 at 11.00 am the water procession of the Coordination Associations Rowing Vogue to the Venetian will drop the moorings from Punta della Dogana along the Grand Canal to reach the popular Rio di Cannaregio, where it will parade in a blaze of crowded audience on the banks.

At the arrival of the masked parade boats will open the eno-gastronomic stands by A.E.P.E., which will offer the public cicheti, Venetian specialties and sweets of the tradition of the Carnival par excellence: fritole and galani.

Music and animations will accompany the arrival of the water parade and tastings.