Mississauga ITALFEST - Ferragosto in the City
Experience the splendour of Italy at Mississauga ITALFEST! Named one of FEO’s Top 100 Festivals in Ontario, Mississauga ITALFEST is a free two-day festival that celebrates Italian heritage and culture through music, food, arts, history, landscape, and traditions. Enjoy entertainment from emerging and established Italo-Canadian talent, headline artists direct from Italy, authentic Italian food, children’s attractions and activities, pasta and watermelon eating contests, Bocce, Scopa and Briscola tournaments and more than 50 onsite vendors, artisans and exhibitors. Explore Italian history and the region of Basilicata highlighting its ancient city of Matera, named UNESCO World Heritage Site for 2019 including displays of art, photography, food demos, tastings, music and various artifacts specific to the area in our popular Heritage and Cultural Centre. Revel in a unique, cultural experience for all ages.
Event website: www.mississaugaitalfest.com