Girl paddling at the Arsenale

Festa della Sensa 2019

The Festa della Sensa is an ancient celebration of the relationship between Venice and the Sea, in the form of a symbolic marriage ceremony where Venice. It involves a very colourful procession on the lagoon with boats from all the rowing clubs in and around Venice.

Girl paddling at the Arsenale

Festa della Sensa

The Festa della Sensa is an ancient celebration of the relationship between Venice and the Sea, in the form of a symbolic marriage ceremony where Venice. It involves a very colourful procession on the lagoon with boats from all the rowing clubs in and around Venice.

Girl paddling at the Arsenale

Regata Storica

The Regata Storica is the main Venetian rowing event of the year. It contains a mixture of rowing pageants and voga alla veneta  races, and takes place on the afternoon of the first Sunday in September. By paddling down to the Canal Grande before the events start, you can get Read more…