Thursday, July 13, 2017

5 Views of the Festa di San Giacomo dell'Orio, Tonight

The thrill of being front row at a performance by the band Pitura Stail

The festa continues with food and live music through 22 July: for a complete program click here.

For images from previous years, see:


  1. What a shame something similar cannot be held at Madonna dell'Orto to keep it open to the public.

    1. I have no inkling of why it couldn't be, Stephen, so can only accept the fact that such a thing doesn't happen for Madonna dell'Orto as a reminder of what I understand used to be very much the case in Venice (but is much less now, as the city has emptied of residents): different neighborhood, different world.