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Italian Family Festa

Italian Family Festa
TWO DAY event - August 24 and 25, 2019, Sat 11am - 8pm and Sun 11am - 6pm Medieval drama and magnificence of Italy is coming to San Jose. Come Experience the exquisite display of pageantry, the excitement and merriment of the internationally renowned and award winning GRUPPO SBANDIERATORI E MUSICI DEL PALIO DEL NIBALLO DI FAENZA- RAVENNA- ITALY (RIONE BIANCO). The 22 member group is from Faenza, a city in Emilia Romagna, and have been adorned with the title of Italian Champion of the Ancient Flag Game. They will perform challenging synchronized movements as their flags are spectacularly rotated and tossed 30 feet into the air with grace, dexterity and harmony, all to the rhythmic beat of the drums and trumpets. Two shows on Saturday, one show on Sunday. Also, don't miss the local Italian Renaissance Swordsmanship Academy reenact sword fights in the form of the Italian masters. Plus, wine tasting, grape stomps, Italian food, Italian presentations in our Italian Cultural Village, lace making, map pinning and more. We also have a talented lineup of entertainment; Blue House, Livewire, Anthony Land Band, ALFIO, marionettes, opera singers and more!

* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.


Sat, Aug 24, 2019 to Sun, Aug 25, 2019

Free Admission


Italian American Heritage Foundation


History Park
1650 Senter Road, San Jose, CA 95112


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