Ballo Tiepolo 2020, the Grand Ball at Pisani Moretta Palace
The Ballo Tiepolo® is one of the main events of Venice Carnival. It takes place on Fat Thursday at Pisani Moretta Palace on the Grand Canal. You can live the magical and sophisticated atmosphere of 18th century balls.
Dress up as a Venetian noble and experience an unforgettable night. After the welcoming cocktail on the ground floor, a special dinner prepared by a Michelin-starred chef awaits you on the baroque noble floor of the palace.The evening will be livened up by opera singers and Dance Masters that will teach you period group dances. In the different rooms you will be entertained by artists, acrobats and performers. After midnight the Ball will continue on the ground floor with period dances! You will be served coffee, hot chocolate and Prosecco wine along with Venetian pastries. An incredible experience that will make your Venice Carnival unforgettable.
Short historical excursus on the location you will spend a magical evening
The building is located in one of the most fascinating spots along the Grand Canal, between Rialto Bridge and Ca’ Foscari University. The palace accommodated some historic figures of the past such as Tsar Paul I of Russia, Joséphine de Beauharnais, wife of Napoleon I and Joseph II of Austria. The architectural importance of the façade, is due to the splendid Gothic mullioned windows of the two main floors, which are similar to Doge’s Palace. The noble residence is adorned inside by Baroque precious decorations. Nowadays, the palace is used for VIP events, gala dinners and Carnival exclusive nights.
What do you have to expect from the soiree
A dreamy night in a romantic location lighted up by hundreds of candles, recreating the atmosphere of the celebrations of the past. You will live a sophisticated experience in eighteenth – century Noble Palace. Who conceals behind the Mask? Who is that mysterious dame wearing a hand-made embroidered dress decorated with gems, pearls and feathers ?
Carnival Period Costume
The Carnival Period Costume is Compulsory to attend the ball. Have a look on the professional Venetian Atelier proposals. Respect the Dress Code and find your perfect outfit for the special occasion!
- Date: Thursday 20February 2020
- Time: 8 p.m. – 1.30 a.m. (Doors open at 7.50 p.m.)
- Price Main Hall : €750 per person (SOLD OUT)
- Price side rooms: €550 per person
San Polo 2766, water entrance on the Grand Canal and street entrance from Calle Corner
Mandatory Period Costume
– Welcoming Drink
– Period Costume Rental
|Cancellation and Payment Policy||
– Cancellation from January 3rd 2020 on : full penalty (€550,00 or €750,00 depends on a ticket type price)