Venice Carnival 2019 starts on Saturday February the 16th and ends on Tuesday March the 5th. We are glad to remind you the opening and closing events.
On the first days, Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 February, the main events will take place on the Grand Canal, the "Festa Veneziana sull'Acqua" will start in our Sestiere Cannaregio, with a big night and day show on the water and a mask parade that will announce to the city the arrival of the Carnival.
On the last day, Tuesday March 5, "Lo Svolo del Leon" (Flight of the Lion, symbol of Venice) in St. Mark's Square, the election and prize of the Maria of Carnival 2019 and the traditional Carnival Closure Parties, among them Dinner & Ball at Ca' Vendramin Calergi, home of the Casino of Venice, a few minutes walk from Hotel Mignon.
In the middle, for the entire Carnival period, a huge list of events that we at Hotel Mignon recommend to fully live and enjoy.