2018 Kansas City Festa Italiana
Entertainment Line-Up

June 1st, 2nd, 3rd

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VIP Seating Available


5:00 PM     Miller Marley Entertainers > Overland Park’s premier dance troupe

5:30 PM     Frank Cherrito, Frank Vigliaturo &Tony Antonucci > Mack the Knife & more…

6:00 PM     Mark Tonelli Quartet > Italian jazz guitarist & composer extraordinaire

7:00 PM     Joseph Vincelli > Internationally acclaimed saxophonist, flautist and jazz artist

8:30 PM     UNICO’s Meatball Eating Contest

9:00 PM     The Bronx Wanderers > Direct from Las Vegas


11:00 AM     Live with Jasper Mirable on KCMO Radio > Tune in to 710AM or 103.7 FM 

12:00 PM     U.N.I.C.O’s Cannoli Eating Contest

12:30 PM     The Gumba’s > A musical journey through Italy

1:15 PM       Tony Antonucci, Frank Vigiaturo & Frank Cherrito > KC’s smooth Italian crooners

 *** Special Appearance – Watch for The Strolling Gumbas from 1 – 2 on the Festival Grounds ***

2:00 PM     Addalyn Antonucci > Festa’s youngest Italian dancer

2:15 PM     The Cascone Girls > Sofia&Isabella Cascone-returning for 10th year!

3:00 PM     Kat Martin > Debut singing at Festa Italiana

3:15 PM     The Viviano Brothers > Singing Italian Favorites 

4:00 PM     Maria Milazzo > Singing Italian arias and classics

4:30 PM     Dave Panico > The Italian Soaring Saxman

5:00 PM     Kate Cosentino > KC’s Italian pop sensation

6:00 PM     Eurorhythmns > America’s premier Italian musical variety band

 9:00 PM    The Bronx Wanderers Return > One Family, One Dream!! 


10:00 AM   Catholic Mass > Presiding celebrant - Fr. Dennis Wait

11:30 AM   Chef Chris Canzoneri > Secret recipe from Garozzo’s head chef

12:00 PM   The Gumbas > A musical journey through Italy

1:00 PM     The Cascone Girls Return

 1:30 PM     MelRoe’s Dance Studio > Liberty’s showcase dancers

 2:00 PM     Vince Scola > Italian boy singing country favorites

 2:30 PM     The Abel Ramirez Trio >Featuring local vocalists Cherrito, Vigliaturo, Ancona and Antonucci and Anne Trinkl

4:00 PM      U.N.I.C.O. Scholarship Awards > Hosted by Dave Sullivan-scholarship chairman


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Contact Frank Cherrito at 816-985-3192.

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