The city of canals never stops amazing people, thanks to its cultural rich heritage as well as the exclusive happenings which keep the city busy throughout the year. From the world famous Carnival in February, to the Biennale exhibition from spring to autumn, to the unmissable Redeemer's Feast in July, stay informed and make sure to not miss any of these events while staying at Hotel Danieli.
Venice Film Festival
August 30- September 9
Be part of one of the most prestigious film festival in the world, this year happening together with the Biennale, and enjoy the screenings at the exclusive Palazzo del Cinema on the Lungomare Marconi.
Sunday, September 3
Do not miss one of the most traditional and colorfull boat procession. Join the Venetian citizens on the beautiful Gran Canal and enjoy this unforgettable moment in Venice from the start in the Gardens of the Biennale until the arrive at Ca' Foscari University.
Bocca del Fuoco
Saturday, September 16
The restricted number of people who will be lucky enough to take part in Bocca del Fuoco will follow a 5 km path lightened by candles and cross six active glass furnaces, all while walking through the enchanted island of Burano.
Saturday, October 14
Experience the annual Hospitaly Challenge and support The Gritti Palace in the competition that will see 8 maxi yacht fight in the most spectacular regatta of the year around Bacino San Marco and Canale della Giudecca.
Sunday, 22 October
Join the Venetians citizens in the 42,195 km long marathon from Villa Pisani in Riviera del Brenta to the heart of Venice and enjoy the beautiful scenarios and Venetians villas.
Festa della Madonna della Salute
Tuesday, November 21
If you want to experience Venice like a local you can’t miss the Festa della Madonna della Salute, when the city remembers the end of the plague and offers multiple cultural initiatives, charity events and tastings.
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Regata della Befana
Saturday, January 6
Don’t miss the traditional Regatta della Befana, a 30 years old event where the members of the Bucintoro dress as a Befana, the old lady who brings candies to all the children every 6th of January.
January 27 – Febraury 13
Wear a traditional Venetian mask and experience a Carnival that goes back to the year 1094, when the city started to celebrate with costumes, music and food in order to forget about social differences among the citizens.
March - July
From March to July Venice and other cities nearby host several contemporary and jazz music concerts in some of the greatest locations in the region.
Festa della Sensa
May 12- May 13
Reach us on Terrazza Danieli where you will have a privileged view of the cerimonial boats that, every year, gather at 9am in the San Marco basin to start a spectacular procession that celebrates the millennial history of La Serenissima and its particular connection with the water.
Enjoy your breakfast attending this amazing event.
May 25 - November 25
The Biennale 2018 will take place between May, 25 and November, 25 2018 and it will be curated by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara.
On the 4th of June in Venice move to the Gran Canal to attend the Vogalonga regatta: a 30km rowing race through the city of Venice born as a protest against motor boats. Join us and live this great event.