That’s the theme of the Venice Carnival 2017, to be held from 11 to 28 February, for the second year balance in the hands of Marco Maccapani, an event that enchants year, thousands of people and will be dedicated to “creatum”, wanted to title by Same Maccapani Why centered on the ancient origins of Venice and very well connected Also the toponymy of the city with a particular sub-title, though, “Vanity AF (fair” Invite a satisfaction that the desire to belong, to overdo, to be someone else, or ten people even together alone for a day.
St. Mark’s Square, the hub site of the festivities, which will house the artisans through the excellence of the fruit of their work will tell the unique story of Venice. The audience will be entertained by the presence of mask makers, instrument makers, glass makers, tailors who will exhibit their wares in the shops of Piazza San Marco and show the beauty of their art. A real dive in the Venice of the ’700 with actors and masks that will emphasize the moments and the most important steps of all crafts. The trades more minutes will be presented through a large screen.
From 11 to February 28, Venice will be, as always, a huge stage set up in all areas, with many beautiful squares and Foundation news, events and changes. First of all the location of that exclusion from the Porta Nuova Tower at the Arsenale, typically “Venetian” for Venetians but not convenient to reach for tourists. There remain, however, in the program – always in the Arsenal – Small nights for young people starting at 23. Not mancanno certainly the Gala dinner to be held at Ca ‘Vendramin Calergi, in rooms where Richard Wagner composed his “Parsifal” .
To all this is added the inevitable feast of Marie on February 18, an important part of the Venetian Carnival. The parade leaves from San Pietro in Castello at 14.30, along Via Garibaldi and Riva degli Schiavoni to arrive in Piazza San Marco at about 16:00. The festival remembers and celebrates the tribute that the Doge of Venice brought every twelve gorgeous Venetian maidens of humble origins. The dowry consisted of jewels with the ducal crest. The festival is a unique opportunity to admire the costumes of the Venetian tradition and runs in several events that culminate each year in the election of Maria del Carnevale.