Feast of the Redeemer
July 16th, 2016
Feast of Redeemer is one of the most important festivals of Venice, which attracts both tourists thanks Venetian is unmissable firework display that takes place in the night of Saturday the Bacino San Marco.
The traditional festival of the Redeemer is held every year on the third Sunday of July. A pontoon bridge is built to connect the shore of the Foundation of the rafts with the Giudecca at the level of the Palladian Basilica of the Redeemer, is thus facilitated the flow of pilgrims. Towards the time of sunset on Saturday a large number of decorated boats ad hoc gather in St. Mark’s Basin for eating and dancing waiting for the spectacular fireworks at midnight.