Festa Italiana 2014

Festa Italiana at Zona Rosa will be here before you know it. Mark your calendars for May 31 - June 2, and come out and join us for good food, drinks and entertainment.

VIP Seating

Thursday night, May 29th don’t miss your chance for a meet-n-greet with Louis Prima Jr. and dinner at Cascone’s North. Dinner is $50 per person and reservations should be made by contacting Cascone’s directly at 816-454-7977. This is a UNICO fundraising event and proceeds support our Festa Italiana.

VIP seating is available for entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights.

Contact Frank Cherrito at 816-985-3192 for more information.


Advertising opportunities are available in the Festa Publication. Contact Chris Atkeisson or call 913-449-5225 for more information.


We are proud of our sponsors. They are one of the reasons Festa Italiana is a great event every year.

Festa event sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Frank Cherrito or call 816-985-3192, for more information.

Exhibitors & Vendors

Festa Italiana is accepting applications for exhibitors and vendors. Please complete the applications below. Contact Please contact Mike Mange for call 816-210-3897, for more information.

Exhibitor Guidelines and Application

Vendor Guidelines and Application

Festa Entertainment

Festa entertainment is managed by Jerry Viviano at 913-634-5383.

Festa Family & Business BannersLa Dolce Vita Banner

Each year the Festa draws over 50,000 visitors. Here's your chance to proudly display your family name, in memory of a loved one, or your business name. The banners are 2ft x 2ft and cost $100 with an additional $25 to include pictures. 

If interested, you can download the La Dolce Vita form, complete the information and mail it to the address on the form. 


Volunteers for Festa are always needed. If you are interested in volunteering your time, please contact Joe Nastasi.

  • Festa Italiana 2014
    Thu, May 29, 2014

    Festa weekend starts on Thursday, May 29th with a Meet-N-Greet event with our Friday night headliner, Louis Prima, Jr. This is a Festa fundraising event, so reserve your seat now.

    Festa Italiana will be held May 30 - June 1, 2014, at Zona Rosa. And with the entertainment lineup, it promises to be the best Festa yet! Festa Italiana admission is FREE, so come and enjoy food and beverages all weekend long, with entertainment for the whole family.

    Reserve your VIP seating now for Friday and Saturday evening entertainment.

    Friday night features Internationally acclaimed saxophonist, flautist and jazz recording artist Joseph Vincelli at 7pm followed “Jump, Jive & Wail!” with our headliner straight from Las Vegas, Louis Prima, Jr. & the Witnesses.

    Satruday night will feature two acts directly from New York City. Our nation’s premier classical Italian singer, Michael Castaldo, takes the stage at 7pm followed by “The ultimate tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons” with our Saturday headliners, The Bronx Wanderers.

    And on Sunday come out and see the Third Annual Celebration of Italian Motorsports, Motori in Piazza, which includes Italian cars, motorcycles and scooters. We have an outdoor Catholic Mass at 10am Sunday morning, the foundation of our entire festival will be at 2pm with the UNICO Awards, our scholarship ceremony where we will award $56,000 in scholarships to local high school seniors.

    We want to issue a very special thanks to all of our sponsors who make this event and scholarship program possible. Please contact us if you are interested in sponsoring or volunteering for the event.

Festa Italiana Sponsors

Festa Italiana Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities are available for Festa Italiana 2014, May 30 - June 1, at Zona Rosa. Contact Frank Cherrito for more information.

La Dolce Vita Banners 

La Dolce Vita Banners available for Festa Italiana. Order yours now!