Friday, February 12, 2010


Start time: 13:00
Place: Palazzetto Pisani, 2814 San Marco (Campo Santo Stefano e Grand Canal)
Organizer: AVE Italia
13.00: Cocktail Reception and Lunch Buffet with entertainment
15.00: Gondola Tour
15.45: Costume Walk/Parade San Marco

Your day will begin with your arrival to the elegance of Palazzetto Pisani.
The Palazzetto overlooks the heart of the Grand Canal, between the Accademia Bridge and Piazza San Marco, while honoring the name and history of a great Venetian family.
Featured by many movie productions companies, the private setting will be yours for the early afternoon Cocktail Reception, following by Lunch.
You will enjoy the Venetian style buffet lunch, while sipping wines and cocktails and being entertained by music and singers.
Afterwards you will depart the Palazzetto by Gondola, making your way to Piazza San Marco.
Once there it will be time for your grand entrance into the heart of Venice Carnival! You will quickly find yourself on display during the Parade of Costumes, offering an entertaining conclusion to the Essence of Carnival!

Dress Code: costume and mask
Cost: 220 Euro per person
Costume rental is not included. However, our Costume Atelier is available at your disposal for costumes, masks and accessories.

The Palazzetto is located just off Campo Santo Stefano. You may also arrive by the Grand Canal entrance.

For further information, please contact us:
Tel: +39 05772859001, E-mail:, Web:
Partecipation costs: Euro 220


Start time: 13:30
Place: Palazzo Zenobio
Organizer: García Martín de Calera – Organizzazione Carnevalesca de Calera
Welcome to the magnificent ballroom of the gorgeous Zenobio Palace!
Enjoy the beautiful fresco hall while having coffee and cake
accompanied by lovely music of an opera soloist. Bring your
traditional Venetian mask and take part in this splendid afternoon

Dress code: Mask

Time: 13:30-15:30

In order to make your booking please write an email to
Payment: Cash in the Zenobio Palace

We take you back to the old Venetian tradition – immerge in an
ancient and enchanting world!

Partecipation costs: Euro 75


Start time: 15:00
Place: Piazza San Marco
Partecipation costs: Free

Great Baglioni Party

Start time: 18:30
Place: Luna Hotel Baglioni
Organizer: Baglioni Hotels
Celebrate the Venice Carnival with us at the Luna Hotel Baglioni: a special evening is waiting for you to experience the traditional Carnival of Venice in the oldest Hotel, just a few steps from St. Mark’s Square !
Our Welcome Cocktail will start at 6.30 pm in the warm atmosphere of the Fireplace Room: just in front of the warm lighted-on fireplace you will savour the typical Venetian Canapés while sipping the excellent Venetian Cocktails created for you by our Chef Carlo.
The party will continue in one of the most exclusive Venetian ambience: our marvellous Marco Polo Ballroom, with original frescoes by the School of Tiepolo, is the perfect setting to experience the real Carnival of Venice while learning and dancing the elegant XVIII c. Minuetto Dance and have fun with our Carnival dance experts and new friends… and to parade your Venetian Carnival Costumes and traditional Masks !
In the elegant atmosphere of our Ballroom will be served the refined Carnival Dinner: our Chef Carlo will surprise you with a special Carnival menu and with the exquisite Venetian typical desserts: frittelle and galani!
During the evening you will be entertained by funny Artists with their shows and we will make you dance till late with Dance Music of our Disk-Jockey: international covers, rock, group dances, music by ‘70s and ‘80s…
A sparkling and exciting evening is waiting for you in the elegant ambience of our Luna Hotel Baglioni to celebrate in the most unforgettable way the Carnival of Venice!
Dress Code: Carnival Costume (Costume d’Epoque or Cloak with Mask)
Rate: 280,00 Euro per person (VAT and Wine from Canova Selection included)
Cancellation Policy: by 12.00 p.m. of 5th February 2010, with the whole rate as penalty.
Partecipation costs: Euro 280

Casanova’s Ball – A night of seduction

Start time: 19:00
Place: Palazzo Zenobio
Organizer: García Martín de Calera – Organizzazione Carnevalesca de Calera
Welcome to the brilliant masked ball of Casanova!
A night of seduction in the splendid golden Zenobio palace, located in the heart of Venice.
Casanova will introduce you to a world that will seduce your senses, for he does not only seduce the hearts of women, he is also the master of pleasuring all the senses.

Enjoy the sights of the beautiful palace and the fairytale-like garden bathing in the glittering lights of a thousand candles.

Taste the most delicious Venetian cuisine and exquisite wines accompanied by the music of the classical orchestra.

As the wine flows let yourself be thrilled by the performances of acrobats, artists and magical fire breathers.
Casanova invites you to dance into the small hours of the morning at this lavish fest.

Smell, hear, see and feel Venice!


Partecipation costs: Euro 470 (750 Premium Seat in the Ballroom)


Start time: 19:00
Place: Hotel Monaco & Gran Canal
Organizer: Associazione Amici del Carnevale di Venezia

An ancient theater, sumptuous saloon for dance, what a good sets to participate with your magnificent customs in this effervescent evening.

Times 19.00 Gangway VIP on the Red Carpet – Calle Vallaresso (Entry Hotel)

Welcome Cocktail Hollywood

Gran Galà Buffett with reserved place to the table

Show Parade – Amusements

Nominations and awarding of the Oscar – Best show Best costumes

Orchestra live music – Dance in the principal ballroom

Dress code: Carnival costume

Partecipation costs: Euro N.A.

Aurea Vanitas

Start time: 20:00
Place: Palazzo privato sul canal grande
Organizer: Associazione Internazionale per il Carnevale di Venezia
In the sumptuous rooms of a Venetian Palace with a gorgeous view on the Grand Canal you will live a tempting night reflecting and admiring yourself in the ancients mirrors which will emphasize your beauty.
Vanity will be the protagonist of the evening “AUREA VANITAS “…..curiously enriched by the noble, shining and sparkling gold.
In a suggestive atmosphere enlightened by candles among old luxurious costumes you will be entertained by romantic arias performed by violins.
The welcome cocktail will be offered under the golden porch of the Palace and dinner will be served in the gleaming rooms of the main floor. While savouring delicacies you will enjoy pleasant moments of entertainment.
Dance with live music will lead us to the end of an unforgettable night.
Open bar available to Guests.

Dressing code: carnival costume

Partecipation costs: Euro N.A.

Diner Dansante “Le Menuet”

Start time: 21:00
Place: Hotel Danieli
Organizer: C.C.I.
A Dinner in the Hotel Danieli, the most exclusive Hotel of Venice, located few steps from Piazza S. Marco. A Master of Dance and a baroque ensemble will involve the guests in dancing minuets, rondo and other group dances, during and after the dinner . Dress code: costume
Partecipation costs: Euro 250


Start time: 21:00
Place: Piazza San Marco
Partecipation costs: Free