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A traditional part of the side events of carnival are the exclusive evening balls of great interest and much appreciated by the public. Also this year the Carnival Foundation organizes these parties in the month dedicated to Carnival.


Numerous are the venues that will host the extraordinary masked balls, auch as the Burlatenda, a large marquee inside Cittadella del Carnevale that from January 20 to February 24, 2018 take place every Saturday as well as on Shrove Thursday, starting from 11:00 pm. Before the party starts, dinner on request is possible with a set menu for € 22,00.

A historical site that will become the stage of the masks. The  purpose of the Viareggio Carnival Masked Balls' organizers is to recover the meaning of the masks and the pleasure of dressing up, offering themed parties to stimulate the imagination and creativity of the public.  A tradition proposed in a modern way in order to engage all those who love to celebrate Carnival with style, challenging each other with the most beautiful original and fascinating costumes.


VIAREGGIO CARNIVAL - Masked party "Veglionissimo alla Burlatenda"
Viareggio, Cittadella del Carnevale, via S. Maria Goretti
2018, January 20/27 and February 3/8/17/24
at 23:00
Free admission


More information

Osteria di Burlamacco
Piazza Burlamacco, Cittadella del Carnevale, Viareggio
tel:  +39 0584 371281 - 366 4855885

Fondazione Carnevale di Viareggio
Cittadella del Carnevale, via S. Maria Goretti, Viareggio

Tel +39 0584 58071 -