25th Annual Festa Italiana! in Downtown Syracuse Starts on Fri., Sep. 15, 2023
Festa Italiana! is an Italian-themed cultural event taking place from Sep. 15 through Sep. 17, 2023 in front of City Hall in downtown Syracuse.
The three-day festival will feature live Italian entertainment, bocce tournament, historical displays, live raffles, street performers, a charity meatball contest, Italian beer and wine, Italian cuisine, and much more, according to event organizers, who also say there will also be a wide variety of cultural performances, including music, showcasing the rich traditions and vibrant heritage of Italy.
This event is expected to feature talented Italian artists and engaging storytelling sessions that bring the fascinating history of Syracuse’s Italian Americans to life.
Festa Italiana! will present an expanded array of food and beverage options, including an even greater selection of authentic Italian dishes and delicacies than in previous years.
From mouthwatering pasta dishes and savory pizzas to delectable pastries and refreshing gelato. “There will be something to satisfy every palate. Whether you’re a fan of Italian cuisine, interested in learning about Italian history, or simply looking for a fun-filled event to enjoy with family and friends, this Festa has something for everyone,” event hosts say.
Everyone is invited to mark their calendars and get ready to be immersed in the “captivating world of Italy at this amazing three-day extravaganza!”