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Festa Coloniale Italiana 2015 - Featuring PASQUALE ESPOSITO

PASQUALE ESPOSITOThe San Francisco Italian Athletic Club is proud to announce the return of our annual Festa Coloniale Italiana. This year the event will be held on Saturday, August 15 from 9:30am-6:30pm. The event is held in the heart of San Francisco’s North Beach. This community cultural event celebrates the San Francisco Italian Athletic Clubs incredible heritage and its 97th anniversary.

The event takes place on Stockton Street, outside the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club’s Facilities and across from Washington Square Park. The closure of Stockton Street (between Union Street and Filbert Street) for this event will provide a geographic location that is both at the center of the North Beach business district and the heart of San Francisco’s Italian-American community. Activities promote Family attendance with a focus on Italian Culture and heritage past and present.

Festa 2015The Festa Coloniale Italiana is a free, family event that showcases the San Francisco Italian Athletic Clubs Facilities, heritage, members and community resources. Exhibitor presentations and sales range from Italian Arts and Crafts to Specialty Foods. Performances by Bay Area Italian musical artists and dancers are featured on the festa stage.

The Festa Coloniale Italiana remains San Francisco's only Italian festival and is FREE, fun, family friendly and open to the public. Check back often for up-to-the-minute Festa information,  or contact the Festa at or at 415.781.0166

Festa 2015FESTA Highlights include:

  • Italian food
  • Live performers with a special guest to be announced later 
  • Pizza Toss by Tony’s Pizza
  • Vendors with specialty Italian gifts 
  • Wine Tasting
  • and more.

Entertainment Schedule

Entertainment Schedule

Morning Schedule
9:30 - 10:00:  Recorded Italian Music
10:00 - 10:45:  Pier Luigi Salami
11:00 - 11:30:  Guest Speakers
11:30 - 12:15:  William Palmini (Italian Elvis)

Afternoon Schedule
12:15 - 12:30:  Ricco Dancers featuring Toni Bava
12:45 - 1:30:  Il Sole featuring Steve Albini
1:30 - 1:45:  Ricco Dancers featuring Toni Bava
3:30 - 4:00:  Tony Gemignani's pizza toss
4:00 - 4:45:  Il Sole featuring Steve Albini
5:00 - 6:45:  Rene Sevieri Band


Photo Albums


Festa Coloniale Italiana 2014

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Festa Coloniale Italiana 2013

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