The Venice Carnival 2017

Countdown to the 2017 edition of the Venice Carnival has started. This is one of the most awaited Venetian winter appointments which, from 11 to February 28, will animate the entire Venice territory, Mainland included, with attempt to satisfy every palate: more than 150 events for children, teenagers, glamour lovers and costumes fans.

It begins on Saturday, February 11  and Sunday Feb. 12 with “The Venetian festival on the water”: a water parade of traditional boats. Real heart of the Carnival, however, will be Saint Mark’s Square, where  will welcome the arts and crafts, protagonists of the Venetian history.  Therefore, the Square will become a stage where Venice will show her skills in gondolas and oars’ construction, masks and customs’ production. The event celebrates the splendor of the city and the desire to appear.

http://www.carnevale.venezia.it/en/

images: pinterest

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s