Events in VeniceBest time to take a language course in Venice
16 Jul. 2017This festival, like many in Europe, has its origins in a feast in honour of the saint who saved the inhabitants from the plague. Today, it is celebrated with a lengthy fireworks display and a bridge of barges is made to connect Il Redentore on Giudecca island to the rest of Venice
30 Aug. 2017 - 09 Sep. 2017The film festival in Venice is the oldest in the world, founded in 1932. It is part of the Venice Biennale, a massive arts festival which includes several internationally scaled events for the visual arts, architecture, theatre, contemporary music and dance, and a children's carnival.
03 Sep. 2017The most important rowing event of the year, this historic regatta is preceeded by a water pageant where people in renaissance garb put on a colourful boat parade. There are four races divided by category but the most exciting is the gondolini championship.