There are many laws that need to be followed by people who are wearing Venetian masks during the carnivals and festivals in Venice. You should not gamble, wear vulgar costumes, wear wigs or beards, and you certainly cannot visit convents!
There are so many restaurants to choose from in Venice when you want to have a traditional Venetian meal for dinner after a long day of sightseeing around the historic city. Order a fegato alla veneziana, which is liver sautéed with onions, olive oil and butter with a side of traditional polenta!
There are many things you can do in Venice with kids when you are on vacation in Italy especially in the month of September.
On the first Sunday, the Historical Regatta occurs on the Grand Canal featuring a historic parade as well as thrilling rowboat races!
There is also the Venice Film Festival that is held on the Lido di Venezia and you can get there by waterbus (vaporetto) or water taxi.