Saturday, February 25th 2017, 4-10 pm. Sanborn Square Park, 72 N. Federal Highway - Boca Raton, FL 33432. Tickets: www.downtownboca.org: THAT'S AMORE! Get ready for the 2nd Annual Italian Fest in Downtown Boca...   Due to the overwhelming popularity of last year's event, this Italian Fest will be bigger and better. The festiva...

St. Louis hosted for 30 years Rita Levi Montalcini, who worked here at the science that gave her the Nobel Prize. But this is not the only Italian trace in the city of the Show Me State. When you get to Marconi Avenue, in The Hill, St. Louis' Little Italy, you start to understand that not every Italian neighbourhood in America has disappeared or re...

On Saturday, September 24, at 10:00 AM the Society of St Hugh of Cluny will be sponsoring a Solemn mass at the Shrine Church of the Most Precious Blood at 113 Baxter Street/109 Mulberry Street, New York. It will be a votive Mass of San Gennaro with a commemoration of the Ember Day.   The Society continues its annual September "Italian Herita...

Is Sophia Loren to blame for this? First, St. George scored a date with the eternally bella Queen of Italian cinema — even at 81 she's still got it — and now the entire borough's love affair with authentic Italian culture is reignited.   Coincidence? Perhaps. But check out this pair of upcoming events at Mount Loretto and Casa Belvedere...

Glassboro, New Jersey, celebrates its Italian heritage with the 5th annual St. Anthony's Italian Festival on Saturday, Sept 17, 2016.   Billed as the city's largest festival, it's put on each year by the St. Anthony Mutual Aid Society, a members-only clubhouse formed in 1919 by immigrants who banned together to create better opportunities wi...

This year's annual Columbus Day Italian American Heritage Celebration in San Mateo County will take place at the Peninsula Italian American Social Club (PIASC) on Saturday, October 8, 2016 starting at 6:00 pm. Queen Isabella and Christopher Columbus will be present during this traditional dinner dance.   This year's Queen will be portrayed b...

By Meghan Giannotta  When you think of Little Italy's San Gennaro festival, Italian eats instantly come to mind. This year marks the 90th anniversary of the event that brings more than 1 million tourists and locals to Manhattan, craving cannolis. But when the Society of San Gennaro first took to the streets in 1926, the group had somethi...

The Italian-American Club of Hilton Head will give away a new Dodge Journey to Corporal Matthew Ferguson, a retired Marine who served in Afghanistan. The car will presented to Ferguson at 1:15 pm on Sept. 17 at the main stage of the Italian Heritage Festival at the Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr, Hilton Head Island, according to a...

By Tom Leyde Festa Italia is about food. It's about music. It's about commercial fishing. It's about family. It's about life and love. The 83rd version of the annual festa had its finale Sunday in Custom House Plaza. Those who attended did just what the festa program suggested: "eat, drink and be Italian."   For Italian/Sicilian famili...

Celebrate Italy's cultural and culinary influence on America at one of the largest and most beautiful outdoor festivals on Long Island when Hofstra University hosts the 24th Annual Italian Experience on Sunday, September 18, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival will take place outdoors, rain or shine, on the South Campus.   The Italian...