Venta Rapid (latviešu. Ventas rumba) is a rapid on the Venta River in Kuldīga, Latvia. It is the widest rapid in Europe – Шаблон:Convert and up to Шаблон:Convert during spring floods. Its height is Шаблон:Convert and it changes depending on the water level in the river. It also features the widest waterfall in Europe. It is 110 me wide, but only two metres high. Fishing weirs were carved into the stone. They were used to catch salmon and sturgeon. The fish that didn't make the jump up the river were swept by the current back into the canals where they were caught in hanging baskets.
On January 1, 1997, it was designated a natural monument of Latvia.