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      Hofstra University's 26th Annual ItalianFestival in Hempstead

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      September 16, 2018

      Sunday  11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

      1000 Fulton Avenue , Student Center, Greenhouse Room
      Hempstead, New York

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      Hofstra University's 26th Annual ItalianFestival

      Please join us for the 26th Annual Italian Festival!
      Sunday, September 16, 2018

      11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

      South Campus
      Outdoors, Rain or Shine!

      The Italian Experience has grown to be a popular Long Island tradition, celebrating Italy's gifts of culture, education and commerce to America.

      Each year Hofstra presents an Italian festival, drawing thousands of people from the tristate area. Unlike any other Italian festival, the Hofstra celebration emphasizes the many Italian contributions to American culture.

      The festival features food, vendors, handmade crafts, exhibits by cultural organizations, music, dance, poetry and much more for the entire family to enjoy!
      Featured/returning acts: •
      Emcee: Cav. Josephine A. Maietta, president, AIAE, and host of Sabato Italiano on WRHU-88.7 FM
      • Sons of Italy Square featuring a display of regional folk costumes
      • The San Remo Duo
      • Alessandra Belloni e I Giullari di Piazza
      • Long Island Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra• “Pop-era,” featuring members of The Bronx Opera Company
      Plus many Italian cultural organizations
      Children's Activities include: Bounce House, Puppet Show, Face-Painting and Magic Show.
      Admission: $6 Adults/$5 Seniors/Free for children under 12
      For program information call the Festival Hotline at (516) 463-6582.

      For vendor information, call (516) 463-5067

      Cost: Payment required - $6 adults/$5 seniors/free children under 12

      Categories: Festivals | Food & Wine | Sales & Retail

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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