Three days of fun and entertainment for the whole family.
Think of a three-ring circus with
a wide range of attractions and they all have with one thing
in common: Italia!
What would you like? How about free
entertainment all day long on two stages? To go to our
Free Entertainment page, Click
Perhaps some friendly competition
is your thing. Get a team
(Bocce) together and enter the DeLaurenti
"What is Bocce," you ask? Go
to the page we've put up that provides the
General Bocce Rules.
How about some good, old-fashioned,
purple-footed fun? Sign
up for the Danzante Grape Stomp and
jump in with both feet! But don't forget, you
must register to participate. The details are all spelled
out on the Danzante Grape Stomp page.
Grape Stomp heats are 45 minutes
past the hour, both days, from Noon to 4 PM and it doesn't
cost a cent to watch. In fact, it's one of the biggest
attractions at Festa!
sure and catch one of the many cooking demonstrations at the
"The Great Italian Chefs"
stage. They are presented every hour on the hour both days
from Noon to 5 PM and, of course, there are free samples to
Over in the Seattle Center Pavilion,
there is Foto Italiana, an exhibit
of contemporary photos of Italy. At this venue, you'll also
find the Historical Photo display,
the Wine Tasting and the Classical KING-FM Stage.
are also plenty of arts and crafts in the Fisher Pavilion.
Wander around and pick up a souvenir or stop at a food booth
and try pasta, pizza, an Italian sausage sandwich, gelato
Just for the Kids,
there will be a puppet show and various activities in the
Larry's Market Kids Courtyard at the Seattle Center Pavilion.
And for adults, there are also three
Wine & Beer Gardens on the grounds. Bring in your lunch,
order a Moretti beer or a glass of Bolla wine, and then sit
and watch the activity swirl around you.
The following beverages will be
Bolla Wines (Merlot, Valpolicella and Pinot
Grigio) by the glass for $5.00
Bolla Wines (Merlot, Valpolicella and Pinot Grigio)
by the bottle for $15.00
Peroni Beer (Imported) by the bottle for $3.00
Martini-Rossi Spumante by the glass for $3.00
Martini-Rossi Vermouth by the glass for $3.00
Frangelico Liquore by the shot for $4.00
In the end,
this may be the real appeal of Festa, the spectacle of thousands
of friends, family members and strangers all mingled together
eating, drinking, singing and enjoying life. Salute!