The most important events in Venice in 2023
The 2023 calendar of events in Venice completes an already rich tourist offer of inestimable value thanks to an unparalleled artistic heritage.
After the Christmas holidays, the Carnival, one of the most popular and oldest events in the city, officially opens the season of events.
Here below we present the events not to be missed in Venice in 2023.
The calendar of events in Venice in 2023
February 4th - 21st, 2023
Masks and colors invade the city. In addition to the official program of the event, numerous parties and exclusive appointments take place. Our hotel will also host two, organized in collaboration with Le Chic Venise (participation for a fee and by reservation):
February 11th - from 6.30 pm The legend of Casanova
February 18th - from 6.30 pm Le Fantôme de l'Opéra
February 14th, 2023
An unmissable opportunity to spend Valentine's Day in the most romantic city in the world. You will be able to amaze your partner with a delicious dinner at our La Caravella Restaurant
April 9th, 2023
One of the most heartfelt Catholic holidays. In Venice we celebrate not only with the chocolate egg but also with the traditional focaccia. We suggest you taste those produced in some historic shops.
Su e zo par i ponti
April 16th, 2023
A non-competitive walk in the historic center.
Festa di San Marco or del Bocolo
April 25th, 2023
San Marco is the patron saint of the city. On this day every lover usually gives a rosebud to his beloved.
Biennale Architettura (International Architecture Exhibition)
May 20th - November 26th, 2023
After the success of last year's International Art Exhibition, the Architecture Biennale, curated by Lesley Lokko, is scheduled in 2023.
Festa della Sensa (Feast of the Ascension)
May 20th - 21st, 2023
This traditional festival recalls the splendor of the ancient Serenissima. The main event takes place on Sunday with the water procession and the ceremony of the Marriage of Venice to the sea.
May 28th, 2023
One of the most popular events of the rowing season with boats and crews from all over the world. The event is dedicated to rowing and aims to spread respect for the lagoon environment and to counteract the wave motion.
Venice Boat Show
May 31st - June 4th, 2023
A fair dedicated to the nautical world with Italian and foreign exhibitors and a rich program of events in the suggestive setting of the Arsenale.
Laura Pausini live in Piazza San Marco
June 30th - July 1st, 2nd
Paolo Conte live in Piazza San Marco
July 9th, 2023
Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Redeemer)
July 15th, 2023
Celebrated every third Saturday of the month, the Festa del Redentore is one of the most loved events by the Venetians and culminates with an exciting fireworks display in the San Marco Basin. The highest fires can also be admired from our panoramic terrace.
Venice International Film Festival
August 30th - September 9th, 2023
The most glamorous event of the year that brings celebrities and influencers to the Lido of Venice. The calendar offers competitions, exhibitions and events, including the International Critics' Week where the Mario Serandrei - Hotel Saturnia Award for the best technical contribution is given.
Regata storica (Historical Regatta)
September 3rd, 2023
Every first Sunday of September, the Historical Regatta offers a splendid water parade with typical boats and figures in costume, which is followed by various competitions along the Grand Canal. One of the most evocative traditional events, not to be missed.
October 22nd, 2023
42 km competitive running event that starts in the Venetian hinterland and ends at the Giardini, in the historic center, passing through Piazza San Marco. The 21 km half marathon and a non-competitive race that retraces the last ten kilometers of the official route are also proposed.
Feast of Madonna della Salute
November 21st, 2023
It is the last traditional event before Christmas. Venice commemorates the votive offering of the entire city to the Madonna for the end of a terrible plague between 1630 and 1631 To facilitate pilgrimages to the Basilica of the Madonna della Salute, a temporary floating bridge over boats is built over the Grand Canal.
Your stay in Venice in 2023
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