Venice Carnival 2021

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The dates of the carnival this year are: 30th January – 16th February 2021.

The extraordinary digital edition of the Venice Carnival 2021. From 6 to 7 February and from 11 to 16 February, 8 streaming episodes broadcast from Ca’ Vendramin Calergi, home of the Venice Casino, starting from 5.00 pm for approximately one hour hour and a half, live on the Carnival website, on its social channels and on Televenezia (digital terrestrial channel 71). A roundup of interviews, curiosities and stories about Carnival present and past – from the story of the twelve Marys to the Flight of the Angel, from its most famous masks to costumes and disguises, from theater to transgression – for a total of over 15 hours of live broadcast.

Furthermore, every day, during the episodes and on social channels, the Carnival Stories were produced and broadcast, over 50 short clips of 4 minutes in total, specifically created for the 2021 edition, which allowed us to discover the protagonists – artists, artisans, costume designers – but also the places of Carnival, from its origins to the present day Carnival: from museums to theatres, from ateliers to mask workshops, from shops to restaurants, to bàcari, to pastry shops and cafes where delicacies are appreciated typical of the moment