Kicking off the activities in the morning will be the blessing of the festival and special Italian Dancers from Erie, PA! Late afternoon into the evening includes crafts and Italian themed vendors, lots of music and plenty of Italian food and wine. Listen to some great music from our Italian themed bands. Also, the Fredonia Beaver Club will be hosting a Morra numbers tournament, one of the oldest and loudest games in Italian history, with lots of laughs and plenty of fun. Come eat food, drink some wine, shop, dance, laugh and have a good time!

During your time at Festival Italia, please visit one of the on-site local restaurants offering Festival Italia specials – Mark’s Blasdell Pizza, Mr. D’s (Don Bennice) Italian Sausage, Rural Ministry spaghetti, meatballs & cannoli, Fred’s, CIAO’s Italian cookies and Tony’s Gelato

Grab some Italian themed merchandise items and basket raffle tickets at our Festivals Fredonia tent!

Don’t forget to sign up for the 5th Annual Fredonia’s Best Meatball and Wine Making Contest. Download the form by clicking the button below. Do you have what it takes to be considered Fredonia’s Best? All entries must be submitted to the Festivals Fredonia table by 12pm.

Schedule of Events

11:00 AM – Blessing of the Festival

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Italian Dancers from Erie, PA

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Children’s Activities

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Craft Vendors

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM – Food and Wine Vendors

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM – Ian Messana Liedke

2:00 PM – Meatball / Wine Making Contest Winners Announced

2:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Wine Garden Under The Tent!

1:30 PM – 3:30 PM – Happy Days Band

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM – The Formula Band