Syracuse New York Festa Italiano

Starts:  9/13/2008  Ends: 9/15/2008
Event:     Festa Italiana
Location:  In Front Of City Hall, Montgomery Street and Washington Street, Syracuse
For More Info:  315-422-8284      Website:

Festa Italiana inc. (501-c3) non for profit

Inception of the organization 1996

Fundraising events:

Festa Italiana Syracuse – three day event in downtown Syracuse
A Taste of Italy- evening event in May
Festa Italiana remains the hub of the organization

Beginning with 240,000 sq feet of space, the festival Has grown to some 850,000 sq. feet

The event brings together families from one year to 90 year old

Enjoy all of the following events during the three days:

Bocce- teams travel in from all over New York State In competition during the festival.

Cucina tent- on-going chef demonstrations scheduled throughout the three days

Children’s tent- children’s music, art, crafts and Contests

Main stage- on-going line up of entertainment for all ages, from local music and dance groups to feature Acts.

Food vendors- perhaps the largest draw to the Festival, over 25 local restaurants and caterers Selling pre-approved specialties. Our board of directors try to insure diversity in the offerings

Volunteer staff in excess of 300 people

Location: in front of city hall at Washington & Montgomery streets

For further information or questions contact
the La Festa Italiana Board of directors:
President ……….. Anthony Fiacchi
Vice President .. Ginnie Lostumbo
Secretary ……….. Linda DeFrancisco
Treasurer ……….. Marie Felice – 315-463-5134