Venice Events: the complete events Venice calendar

Venice is a unique city, surrounded and crossed by water: you can breathe beauty at every corner. Since 1895 Biennale, one of the most important cultural foundations in the world, has been organasing International Art Exhibition of Venice and, since 1932 ,Venice International Film Festival, the oldest film festival in the world.

So if you want to visit a city like that, you absolutely need a list all of Venice events and you won't have to worry about what to do in Venice because you'll be always informed about the last Venice Biennale collateral events or all cultural initiatives, Venice events academy or  suggestions about Venice Carnival what to do. 

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So, as you've already guessed, this page is a kind of venice italy events calendar: if you missed venice events october, you wouldn't do the same in november. Discover StudentsVille Staff's list to be informed about venice events next 7 days and more.

  • Venice things to do on Sunday? Thanks to Mibact’s initiative “Io vado al Museo” Venice State museums open free on first Sunday of month
  • Venice is home of the most beautiful theatres in Europe: Teatro Goldoni in which the playwright Carlo Goldoni, one of the fathers of modern comedy, worked; Teatro La Fenice and Teatro Malibran.

Venezia Venice Biennale

Art exhibitions, Photography in Venice

  •  Henri Cartier-Bresson. Le Grand Jeu, Palazzo Grassi, July 11th 2020 - March 20th 2021

The exhibition examines how Henri Cartier-Bresson's work is perceived by five different curators, focusing particularly on the ‘Master Collection’, a selection of 385 images that the artist himself chose in the early 1970s, upon the request of his friends and collectors Jean and Dominique de Menil, as the most significant of his work.
Info - visit Palazzo Grassi's official website: here.

  • "The Disquieted Muses. When La Biennale meets History", Biennale Venezia, August 29th  - December 8th 2020

La Biennale di Venezia, on the 125th anniversary of its foundation, hosts the exhibition "The Disquieted Muses. When La Biennale meets History" which will be held at the Central Pavilion of the Giardini della Biennale from Saturday 29th August until Tuesday 8th December 2020, realized by the Historical Archive of the Biennale - ASAC.
You can read more about it: here.

Festivals, Commemorations

  • Carnival of Venice, February 2021

During the Venice Carnival what to do: Carnival is celebrated throughout Italy but the one celebrated in Venice is THE carnival. It is one of the oldest festivals in the lagoon, and the one that is able to exert the greatest charm, not only in Italy, but also abroad. You can read more about it on Carnival of Venice's official website.

  • Feast of Saint Mark, April 25th 2021

Feast of Saint Mark is patronal solemnity of Venice and Veneto which is celebrated on 25th April, in memory of Saint Mark the Evangelist.

  • Festa della Sensa, 23-24 May 2021

The event begins with the mayor blessing the lagoon and is followed by a wonderful regatta.