IMPORTANT NOTICE – Due to construction in Barker Common causing both parks to be closed from June-October, the Festival Italia will take place at the Fredonia Beaver Club this year! All events will be held at the Fredonia Beaver Club. We will be back in Barker Common in 2022.
This Italian Festival celebrates the Italian Heritage that so many of Fredonia’s residents share. Food, music, dancing, local history, and activities – fun for all!
Festival Italia is currently in planning will be conducted in person on Saturday, June 26th at the Fredonia Beaver Club.
The Best Meatball and Best Homemade Wine contests will be happening for the third year. See if you have what it takes to be named Fredonia’s Best. Applications available below . All entries need to be turned in at the Festivals Fredonia table by the pavilion at the Fredonia Beaver Club by 12pm on June 26th.
Schedule of Events
– Collage Performing Arts Center (Italian Dancing).
12:30-2:30pm – The Formula Band
2:30-3:00pm – Announcement of winners of Meatball/Wine contests & Italian Heritage Panel (Siracuse Family)
3:00-5:00pm – Dave Golando Big Band
5:15-6:00pm – Steve Mayone
6:00-8:00pm – Happy Days Band
There will be many craft and food vendors and wineries offering many items. Come eat food, drink some wine, shop, and have a good time.
After enjoying your time at Festival Italia, don’t forget to visit one of the local restaurants offering Festival Italia specials – Blasdell Pizza, DeJohn’s Italian Spaghetti House, Domus Fare, and Fred’s.
Don’t forget to sign up for the Fredonia’s Best Meatball Contest or the Best Homemade Wine Contest.