Celebrate the sweet life, Italian style, at the 2016 Festa Coloniale Italiana. Hosted by the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, this cultural celebration is an Italian festival that honors the heritage and history of Italian immigrant groups in the city. It's held in the heart of North Beach on Stockton Street, outside the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club's Facilities and across from Washington Square Park. Now in its 98th year, the festival features a family-friendly array of live music and entertainment, dancing, and performances. And of course – there will be plenty of the delicious cuisine that the boot-shaped country is known for. Highlights of the Festa Coloniale Italiana include:
- Authentic Italian cuisine
- Live music and entertainment
- Pizza toss by Tony's Pizza
- Vendors with specialty Italian gifts
- Wine tasting
- Kids activities
- … plus much more!
The Italian Festival takes place on Sunday, August 20 from 11 am to 7 pm, and it is free to attend. Do you want to experience the real culture and communities of San Francisco? Stay at our one-of-a-kind hotel, which features a pleasing array of amenities and services for you to enjoy. Our location by Union Square is convenient to San Francisco events and attractions, and we offer unique features including our very own nightclub and lounge. Make your reservations today!