From January to December, the Riviera offers a year-long calendar of traditional festival, local fairs and cultural events against the gorgeous backdrop of the villas, parks and river of this veritable open-air theatre.
The season opens with the traditional Carnevale degli Storti in February, and continues with the summer evening concerts in the villas, with numerous and important theatrical performances, concerts and ballets.
One of the most colourful and fascinating events is Riviera Fiorita, with historical boats and rowers dressed in costumes, held on the second Sunday in September.
The celebrated Venice Marathon attracts thousand of long-distance runners from all over the world.
At Brenta Riviera, there is tourist accommodation available in hotels, farm holiday, farmhouse, residence self-catering accommodation, b&b, rooms for rent, holiday homes, camp sites and tourist villages.