Tag: Venice

Venice Marathon is back: Running in the Lagoon

Get ready! On 27th October, 28th edition of Venice Marathon will take place in the beautiful lagoon.

The A.S.D. Venice Marathon has always been in support of fundraising initiatives and still today tries to help the most unlucky and needy people by supporting the most important social issues. As a matter of fact, this year the Marathon will be run in order to help the “Walk of Life” project about genetic disorders by Telethon, the “Bambini in gamba” project by Alex Zanardi and the “Run for Water – Run for Life” project by Africa Mission.

The sport event will start at 9.20 am from Stra (a little town located 15 km away from Venice) and will end

70th edition of Venice International Film Festival

Venice International Film Festival comes back in the beautiful lagoon, as usual organized by Venice Biennale, from August, 28th to September, 7th 2013, directed by Alberto Barbera.

The exhibition goal is encouraging the knowledge and diffusion of international cinema in all its shades, freely expressed with dialogue, open-mindedness and debate. The festival has many side events such as exhibitions and homages to great personages of cinema in order to contribute to create a better knowledge

Venice’s Festival of the Redeemer: a Timeless, Never-ending Tradition

One of the oldest and most traditional festivals in Venice is going to be celebrated once again in the city of love on July, 20th and 21st: the Festival of the Redeemer.

Such an event is enshrines both religion traditions and a more entertaining aspect thanks to the awesome fireworks that mark this festival.

Every year, thousands visitors gathers around the stage of St. Mark’s lagoon for marvelling at the wonderful effects of light play and colours produced by the fireworks, which stand out behind the steeples and cupolas of the city.

55th Venice International Art Exhibition

From June, 1st to November, 24th, the most acclaimed art exhibition in Europe and the world, 55th International Art Exhibition, will take place at the Giardini and the Arsenale (Preview on May 29th, 30th and 31st) and in other venues around Venice.

This year, the event’s title is The Encyclopaedic Palace

The Traditional Festival of “Sensa” in Venice | May, 11th and 12th 2013

A long-awaited event is coming in the so-called “Serenissima”, the city of Venice: the traditional festivalFesta della Sensa”.

Once again, on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th 2013, such an event will gather visitors from all over the world. Festa della Sensa is so special because citizens and visitors can live again the old history of the maritime Republic of Venice, its intimate relationship with the sea