Viareggio, hometown of the biggest Italian Carnival, welcomes you for the great parades 2020 along the beach avenue. Throughout the month of February, the town is transformed into an entertainment factory with its papier-mâché giants parading, parties, fireworks, fancy dress balls, theater performances, food festivals and International sport events.
There are six carnival parades in Viareggio scheduled from 1 to 25 February. This year also a new night parade on Thursday 20 February, to celebrate Shrove Thursday, has been added.
On holiday weekends, from 7:00 pm, local festivals of the Viareggio Carnival. Entire neighborhoods are transformed into open-air sambodromes where you can dance freely in masks, but also dine delighting with the typical dishes of the Viareggio tradition.
The great masquerades of the Viareggio Carnival are back. In the most prestigious and historical halls of the city and in the most popular dance clubs, the night will be an extraordinary occasion to celebrate the month of fun.
Today in the program:
Sunday 9th February
3:00 pm - 2° Carnival parade. The giant allegorical papier-mâché floats parade along the beach avenue.
Please check the complete program on the official Viareggio carnival website.