The Sensa Festival 2016


“Desponsamus te mare. In signum very perpetuique dominii”
“I wed thee, O Sea, as a sign of eternal dominion.”


Water Parade
9.00am – Boats gather in the St. Mark’s Basin
9.30am – Departure of the water parade towards S. Nicolò del Lido
10.30am – Ceremony of the “Wedding with the Sea” in front of the Church of S. Nicolò del Lido
11.00am – Concert by Coro Serenissima in front of the curch San Nicolò del Lido
11.30am – Holy Mass at the church of S. Nicolò di Lido

Sensa’s regattas
(from St. Mark’s Basin to Riviera St. Nicolò)

9.45am women’s twin-oared mascarete regatta
10.30 am Regatta on 4 oars gondolas

Guided tours of the fortress of S. Andrea
(from 14.00 to 17.00 at S. Andrea island)

Free shuttle from Certosa island to S. Andrea island
At 15.00 historical re-enactment by 1° Reggimento di Infanteria Veneto Real

Kite show
May, 6th-7th, from 2pm to 8pm; May, 8th from 10am to 6.30pm at Excelsior Beach in Lido di Venezia.

Byron Cup Memorial
May 8th, 9.30am from the church of San Nicolò in Lido di Venezia along the shore
The athletes of Nuotatori dei Murassi and of the Associazione Sportiva Triathlon Venezia will complete a deed that would not take place for over 60 years! They will swim along the waterfront San Nicolò!

Il Pranzo del Doge (traditional Venetian cuisine)
Sunday 8th May at Nicelli Airport in Lido di Venezia
Organized by Proloco di Lido e Pellestrina – Booking:

Lido di Venezia Open Day
Sunday 8th May – Lido di Venezia, Granviale and beaches
The beaches of Lido di Venezia present their proposals for the summer 2016
From 11am to 1pm and from 3pm to 5pm Marching Band Samba da Rua “Venitocasamba” across Lido’s beaches
From 3pm concert by Banda di Tessera at Gran Viale
At 5pm concert by Max & the Seventh Sound at Blue Moon beach – preview of “Isole Sonore 2016”.

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