The Carnival of Venice shall be from February 26 to March 8 this year and the city shall be transformed into a unique and fabulous open air theatre. Every hidden corner of Venice shall be dedicated to the Carnival and all over will be a flowering of theatre pieces, concerts, special itineraries, cultural events for both tourists and locals. Comedy of art shows and Historical Re-enactments will be performed in the most popular squares of the city, called Campi, while the street artists entertainments and the circus theater shows will be planned in every district in order to create a rich and surprising program every day, for most part of the day, and for all the people. For the Venice Carnival 2011 Special itineraries, invented by theatre actors, will let the most curious and creative visitors discover the hidden corners of the city and the secrets of Carnival, concealed in the curiously named venetian “Calli”. In order to keep Venice open for the Carnival all the local churches will be open in the evenings too, in order to offer a repertoire of classical and contemporary music, and allowing the people to experience these unique worship places during the night time. The main cultural circles in town, museums and art galleries, will join the Carnival atmosphere as well by extending their opening days and time frame, allowing everybody to enjoy the culture all day till late night. Our Reception shall be more than pleased to let you have any additional information about the 2011 Venice Carnival and its program and invite you to visit our Special Offer page to discover prices and availability for your next holiday in Venice at the Hotel Alle Guglie.