The historical regatta of Venice

The historical regatta of Venice

Traditional Historical Regatta of Venice, which takes place the first Sunday of September is one of the most awaited and spectacular offered by the city. Capable of bewitching tourists and locals, the famous parade that precedes the race: a parade of dozens of typical sixteenth century, multi-colored boats with gondoliers in period costume, carry the Duke, Duchess and all the most important personages of the Venetian Judiciary, a true reconstruction of the glorious past of one of the most powerful and influential Maritime Republics in the Mediterranean.

Following the regatta, the actual competition, in which spectators participate with passion and shouts of encouragement to their teams during the sporting events.