Date(s) - 08/05/2022 - 08/07/2022
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Festa Italiana is held the end of August at Villa Cesare in Schererville, Indiana. Admission is FREE. A variety of Italian favorites will be available including pizza, Italian sausage, Italian beef, arancini (rice ball), meatball sandwiches and specialty desserts. A beer garden, featuring Italian beer Peroni will be open both days. Scheduled for August 5th – 7th , 2022.
Festa Italiana will host a series of events to experience the Italian lifestyle, including a wine pairing, pasta making demo, spaghetti eating contest and more. Sounds of traditional and non-traditional Italian music will be performed throughout the fest, with headlining bands capping off the night.
The traditional Italian game of bocce ball will be featured with an all-day tournament on Saturday.
The event is hosted by Cesare Battisti Lodge #27, an Italian-American organization and a local chapter of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America. The lodge is not-for-profit and has made contributions to local charities and organizations for nearly a century. Villa Cesare is located at 900 Eagle Ridge Dr., Schererville, 219-322-3011.