Festa Italiana – Come to Festa! You’ll be transported directly to Italy. It’s like strolling the streets of Rome or being a special guest at a two-day Italian wedding feast!
Festa Italiana is the best of Italy in Sacramento! There’s something for everyone in the family; shop the Marketplace for unique Italian specialties, visit the Children’s Piazza for games and free crafts, have an exceptional Italian meal and beverage at the Food Fair, tour the classic Italian car, bike and scooter show, learn an Italian Folk Dance or how to play Bocce Ball, and take a family photo in front of the lovely Trevi Fountain!
There will be live Italian music and entertainment on the grandstand all weekend featuring: Don Giovanni’s, Moreno Fruzzetti and Matt Helm as Dean Martin. Plus until closing Saturday night, guests enjoy dancing under the summer moon! Other grandstand entertainment includes raffle drawings and prizes every hour, several performances by both of our folk dancing groups, Italian music, and the Festa Queen pageant Saturday at 5pm, which offers a $1000 scholarship.
ICS has the only performing Italian folk dance troupes in Northern California; both a children’s and an adult group. Both groups perform all over Northern California and wear colorful, traditional, custom-made regional Italian folk costumes. A beautiful and fun sight to see at Festa Italiana!
And – don’t forget to play our Raffle for a chance to WIN A TRIP TO ITALY and other great prizes!IN A TRIP TO ITALY and other great prizes!
Top 5 events at Festa Italiana
- Italian Food Fair with Italian Beers & Wines,
- Festa Marketplace,
- Saturday night dancing under the summer moon with our great entertainment,
- Italian Car & Motorsport Show,
- Win a Trip to Italy – play our Raffle!
Address of Festa Italiana
3730 Auburn Blvd.
Sacramento, California, 95821
Festa Italiana dates
8/2/2014 to August 3rd, 2014
Festival Genre: Arts and craft festivals, Food festivals, beer or wine festivals, cultural festivals
Five best words to describe the Festa Italiana
Italy comes to Sacramento!
Expected Attendance: 5000
Opening for vendors available?
Yes and vendors are allowed to create and sell custom event products
Festa Italiana! Sacramento’s Super Italian Festival – The Festa Italiana Italian festival in Sacramento California will begin August 3 to the 4th this year at the Croation Center in Sacramento and is an cultural celebration not to miss this August!
Expected attendance for the Italian culture festival: 3,500+
Festa Italiana! Dates: Saturday, August 3 & Sunday, August 4,
Sacramento Festa Italiana location:Festa Italiana Italian festival Croatian Center 3730 Auburn Boulevard Sacramento California 95821
Why you shouldn’t miss Festa Italiana! this year
Italian music, entertainment, food and fun. Play the Raffle for a trip to Italy and other prizes. Visit the Marketplace featuring dozens of Italian-style products and wares, Classic Italian Car Show, Italian Food Fair and Children’s Piazza featuring games, rides, face painting and more. See the Festa Queen Pageant, play Bocce Ball & Salami Toss, enjoy Italian Entertainment (Moreno Fruzzetti, The Italica Band, and the Don Giovanni Dance Band) Saturday night dancing under the summer moon, plus Center Stage demonstrations of our own Balliamo Italian Folk Dancers and Bambini Children’s Folk Dancers – plus much more!
Type of festival: Italian Cultural Festival
Description of Sacramento Festa italiana festival
FESTA ITALIANA has been a Sacramento destination on the first weekend of August for 28 years! It’s an open
air celebration of Italian culture, food, music and Italian-Americans. If you’ve ever wanted to attend a two-day Italian Wedding Feast, FESTA ITALIANA is about as close as it gets!
Each year thousands attend from all over the region to reconnect with their heritage and enjoy all things Italian. FESTA ITALIANA is sponsored by the Italian Cultural Society and brings the very best of Italian food, music and culture to Sacramento!
Enjoy two days of top Italian-style entertainment with Italian bands, singers and musicians plus colorful Italian Folk Dancers performing on center stage. The Marketplace boasts dozens of vendors selling their wares.
There’s something for the whole family at FESTA ITALIANA; kids can enjoy all the free craft booths and face-painting as well as the rides, games, and even a salami toss! There’s plenty of shade under large tents and lots of tables and chairs to relax and enjoy.
There’s something for the whole family at FESTA ITALIANA! Enjoy two days of top Italian-style entertainment with Italian bands, singers and musicians plus colorful Italian Folk Dancers performing on center stage. Visit the Marketplace with dozens of vendors selling their wares, enjoy a delicious Italian meal from the Food Fair, see a Classic Italian Car Show, watch a Festa Queen Pageant, and more. Kids can enjoy the free craft booths and face-painting as well as the rides, games, and even a salami toss! There’s plenty of shade under large tents and lots of tables and chairs to relax and enjoy Italian wines, beers, and sodas. Festa Italiana is sponsored by the Italian Cultural Society and brings the very best of Italian food, music and culture to Sacramento.
Admission is $12 per person, or $10 with coupon.
Children 15 and under are FREE.
Saturday August 3: 11am – 10 pm
Sunday August 4: 11am – 7pm
Parking is FREE.