There is a rich Italian heritage in the community of Venice. That heritage is celebrated every year at Florida’s largest Italian celebration…...the Venice Italian Feast & Carnival. For the 29th year, the Italian American Club of Venice will be hosting its annual feast and carnival on Thursday, February 23rd through Sunday, February 26th at the Venice Airport Festival Grounds. Enjoy four days of celebration with live entertainment, delicious food, carnival rides, and so much more! Here is all the information you need to make the most of your time at the 29th Annual Venice Italian Feast & Carnival




Live Entertainment!

There will be great music, dancing, and more performed throughout the weekend. Check out the full lineup!


Thursday, February 23rd


5:00 - 8:00 pm - License to Chill (Classic Rock)

Friday, February 24th

4:00 - 6:00 pm - Jimmy Mazz (Las Vegas Legends)

7:00 - 10:00 pm - Bandana (Oldies)

Saturday, February 25th

12:00 - 3:00 pm - Tarantella Dancers (Folk Dancing)

4:00 - 5:00 pm - Pat Capuzzi (Comedian)

6:00 - 9:00 pm - Uptown Express (Doo Wop/Oldies)

Sunday, February 26th

12:00 - 3:00 pm - Sophisticated Swing

4:00 - 7:00 pm - Bandana (Oldies)



A feast celebrating our Italian heritage would be incomplete without amazing food! Dine on all your Italian favorites, including sausage & peppers, meatballs, pizza fritta, cannoli, italian ices, spaghetti, ravioli, stromboli, pasta fagioli, zeppole, calzones, melanzana-eggplant, and pizza! Plus all your standard festival delicacies will be available, such as corn dogs, ribs, gyros, funnel cakes, and so much more!



Carnival Rides!



The midway features games and rides for all ages! Take a spin on the ferris wheel, explore the fun house, ride the bumper cars, or spin around in one of the more adventurous rides. On Thursday, enjoy every ride in the carnival for $1 per ride!






Event Details

Dates: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 - Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Time: Opens 4:00 pm on Thursday and Friday | Opens Noon on Saturday and Sunday

Location: Venice Airport Festival Grounds (610 Airport Avenue East)

Cost: FREE Admission! $5.00 parking