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What is the Venice carnival?

The Venice Carnival starts 2 weeks before Ash Wednesday. It ends on Fat Tuesday. The Carnival is known as a time of letting go. Attendees wear masks to the carnival, which means to take forbidden liberties.

When does Venice Carnival take place?

The Venice Carnival takes place in Venice, Italy. It begins 40 days before Shrove Tuesday (the 3rd Tuesday of February) and finishes at the beginning of Lent (Ash Wednesday, the day after Shrove Tuesday).

Who is the composer of Carnival of Venice?

No one knows who composed the original; it is a traditional Italian song but many people have contributed their own variations including Briccialdi for flute, Paganini for violin and Alban for cornet.