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Festa del Redentore (Redemeer feast) – Venice

16-17-18 July 2021. Fireworks display and regatta of traditional boats.

Festa del Redentore
16 Jul 2021 - 18 Jul 2021 Veneto -Venice  Folklore/Traditions

Festa del Redentore (Feast of the Redeemer) is one of the most important events in Venice to commemorate the end of a terrible plague that occurred in 1577.
This year it takes place on July 16 – 17 and 18, 2021.

A 330-meter pontoon bridge connects the mainland to the Island of Giudecca allowing you to visit the Basilica of Palladio, which was built after the plague.

Every year, on the third weekend of July, the citizens of Venice together with many tourists from around the world, celebrate the anniversary of this event for two days. The highlights of this festival are the impressive fireworks show on Saturday night and the regattas of traditional Venetian boats.

The program:

On Friday
9:00 pm – Opening of the votive bridge connecting the Zattere to the Church of the Redeemer on the island of Giudecca

On Saturday
11:30 pm – Fireworks display in St. Mark’s Basin

On Sunday – Regattas of the Redeemer – the Giudecca canal
From 4:00 pm: 3 Regattas
7:00 pm – Holy Mass at the Church of the Redeemer to the Island of Giudecca

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