Festa Italiana 2014 Is Here!


Festa Italiana 2014 Schedule
Friday, August 1st – 5 to 11pm
Saturday, August 2nd – 12 to 11pm
Sunday, August 3rd – 12 to 8:30pm

Rockford Festa Italiana 2014 is here!  Come out to the Boylan Catholic High School Grounds and enjoy the food, entertainment, rides, and more!  Admission is $5.00.  Service Veterans get free admission.  Children 12 & under are free when accompanied by an adult.

Rockford Festa Italiana 2014 is located on the Boylan High School Grounds.  Visit our Festa Directions page for more information!

Visit our Entertainment Page to view the schedule of all the amazing shows we have lined up!  Visit our Culture Tent and learn how to make Italian cookies, bruschetta, wine, limoncello, and fine liqueur.  You can also experience wine stomping!

Sunday Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. by Bishop David Malloy on the grounds.

Carnival Ride Specials are $15 with purchase of wristband at the south ticket booth.  (Saturday:  Noon to 5:00pm.   Sunday:  Ride All Day)

See you at Festa!

2014 Hall of Fame Awards Banquet – Make Your Reservations Now!

franchescosGRIAA’s 2014 Hall of Fame and Special Recognition Awards Banquet will once again be held at Franchesco’s Ristorante on Saturday, October 11, 2014!

Social Hour will begin at 6:00 p.m., followed by Dinner and the Awards Program.  Live music will be performed by the Mike Alongi Trio!

Come join us as we honor those who have made an incredible positive impact on the Italian American Community.  For more information and R.S.V.P details, please visit the Hall of Fame Committee page or see the 2014 Hall of Fame Flyer.

A reminder that you can also nominate someone for the Hall of Fame / Special Recognition Award by completing the Hall of Fame Nomination Form, which can also be found on the Hall of Fame Committee page.

Amici Italiani Adult Dance Troupe to Perform at the 2014 Chicago Taylor St. Festa Italiana!

chicagofestaIn addition to performing in Rockford’s Festa Italiana, the Amici Italiani Adult Dance Troupe is again performing at the 2014 Chicago Taylor St. Festa Italiana!

Their performance is scheduled for Saturday, August 16th, 2014, @ 3:00 p.m.  You will be able to see them perform on the Pan American Bank Stage.  See the Amici Italiani Adult Dance Troupe Events page for an updated schedule on the upcoming troupe performances!  

For more information on the 2014 Chicago Taylor St. Festa Italiana, visit the following sites: