The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice


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Unique Happenings in Venice

Do not miss Venice's most unique happenings and discover a range of exclusive events offering
the possibility to discover the city of canals in the best possible way.

For exclusive cooking classes at The Gritti Epicurean School click here >

December 2017

Oysters and Champagne

December 5 - February 1

Longhi Bar welcomes you every day with prized Gillardeau Oysters, accompanied by Dom Pérignon Vintage 2009.

Indulge yourself a memorable aperitif.

Stop by: Longhi Bar

Join us: every day from 5.30pm until 9pm

Price: €45 per person (Three Gillardeau Oysters with a glass of Champagne)

Oysters and champagne

2018 Events in Venice

Stay tuned for the 2018 events in Venice

January 2018

Regata della Befana

Saturday, 6

The 6th of January of every year Venice fills up with people dressed as a Befana to create the Regatta della Befana, a 30 years old event where the members of the Bucintoro - the oldest rowing society in Venice - compete against each other.

Regata della befana


January 27 – Febraury 13

Be part of one of the most traditional Carnival in the world and hide behind the elaborate masks to enjoy this unmissable event in the best way possible. Stay tuned if you want to be the first to know how The Gritti Palace is going to celebrate!

carnevale di venezia

March 2018

Veneto Jazz

March - July

If you are a music fan or if you just wish to enjoy the summer breeze, the Veneto Jazz event gives you the opportunity to explore Venice and other surrounding cities while enjoying contemporary and jazz music concerts by the main italian and international acts.

veneto jazz

May 2018

Festa della Sensa

Sunday, 13th

Reach the basin of San Marco and join the Venetian citizens to watch the beautiful multicolored boats that start to gather at 9 am to start the parade that celebrates the millennial history of La Serenissima and its unique connection with the sea.

festa della sensa

Biennale Architecture

May 25 - November 25

The Biennale 2018 will focus on Architecture and it will be held between May, 25th and November 25th. Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara will be in charge of curating the whole event while Mario Cucinella, a world- famous architect, will be curating the Italian pavilion.

Biennale Architecture

June 2018



If you don't want to miss one of the most anticipated events of the year join us at The Gritti Terrace to have an excellent view on the Vogalonga - a 30km rowing race through the city of Venice on the Grand Canal born as a protest against the power boats threatening the old buildings in the city.

vogalonga the gritti palace

Venice Art Night


Experience Venice by night during the annual 'Venice Art Night' and stroll through the calle from one museum to the other during exceptional openings from 6pm - 11pm.

Venice Art Night Ponte Accademia Beautiful Destinations

July 2018

Redeemer's Feast Dinner

Saturday, 14 - Sunday, 15

Do not miss Venice's most anticipated event! We await you on our terrace directly by the Grand Canal for a special night with an exquisite six course menu and a stunning panorama over the fireworks.

Stop by: Club del Doge Restaurant
Join us: 07.00 pm - 02.00 am

fireworks festa del redentore