The 2020 Festa Italiana, which had already been shortened due to the Democratic National Convention, has now been completely canceled.
The 42nd annual Festa Italiana takes place at Henry W. Maier Festival Park Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21, and festival guests can look forward to a weekend filled with entertainment, Italian culture, refreshing beverages and delicious Italian food from a variety of local vendors.
Tickets are now on sale for Festa Italiana, which takes place July 19-21. And this year, guests have an expanded beverage program to which they can look forward.
Festa Italiana is excited to combine new musical selections with many Italian favorites to this year's festival on Milwaukee's lakefront July 19-21, celebrating food, family and tradition.
Festa Italiana has announced that Phil Vassar and KC and the Sunshine Band will headline the festival this year at the Henry W. Maier Festival Park.
Thanks to Milwaukeean Karl Bandow, who found a treasure trove of old Kodachrome half-frame slides of Milwaukee in an antiques store, we can offer up these gorgeous photos of the city as it appeared in the 1950s.
Before he takes the Festa stage, we chatted with Louis Vanaria about working with Hollywood legends, the time he got lost looking at De Niro's famous mole and what love came first: the acting or the singing.
Festa Italiana has announced its entertainment for the 2018 festival, which takes place at the Summerfest grounds July 20-22, and it includes a mix of returning favorites and new acts.
We talked to Dean Cannestra, president of the Italian Community Center - for which Festa is an annual fundraiser - and chair of Festa Italiana, about this year's event, running July 21-23, and about the traditions of Festa Italiana in Milwaukee.
Before he hits the Festa stage, I asked the crooner about his love of the old legends, his TV appearances then - on "American Idol" and "AGT" - and now, and how doomed his diet will be on his first visit to America's Dairyland.
We're less than a week away from the 40th annual Festa Italiana (July 21-23), where one of the most popular dishes served is arancine, Sicilian fried rice balls. But, what are they? And how are they made. Dean Cannestra of Divino shows us how.
Today, Festa Italiana announced the latest musical headliner added to its schedule: Milwaukee's own BoDeans, playing the festival Friday, July 21, at 9 p.m. at Henry Maier Festival Park.
Today Festa Italiana announced Italian American crooner and "America's Got Talent" finalist Sal Valentinetti as its second headlining act for this year's festival, hitting the stage Saturday, June 22 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 23 at 8:30 p.m.
Festa Italiana, presented by Calypso Lemonades, yesterday announced Grammy-nominated Gin Blossoms will headline the festival Saturday, July 22 at 9 p.m. at Henry W. Maier Festival Park.
It's never too early to start thinking about Festa Italiana. In fact, planning your visit early will save you $6 per ticket. In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Festa is rolling out a "$7 for 7 Days Spring Fever Ticket Deal." A deal for sure.