with Michael Lum

18th Annual 2011 Sicilian Festival in Little Italy… May 22, 2011

The music, dance, culture and cuisine of Sicily come to the streets of San Diego’s Little Italy as part of the 18th Annual Sicilian Festival celebration!
FREE to the public
When: 5/22/2011  10 a.m.- 6 .m.
Where:India Street, between Cedar and Date Streets, Little Italy, San Diego
Phone Number: 619 469-2206  
The highly popular free family event features authentic Sicilian food and entertainment, surrounded by the colorful ambiance of San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood, located within walking distance of the beautiful San Diego harbor and within minutes of San Diego’s vibrant downtown district.
San Diego Sicilian American Joe Tarantino performs Sicilian melodies on stage at the Festa. 
Four stages will feature a wide variety of Sicilian and Italian entertainment.
 Roman Holiday Music's lively musicians present a wide variety of Sicilian and Italian tunes to please the crowd.
At noon, a parade of dozens of costumed dancers, musicians, and representatives of the Italian organizations in San Diego will waltz through the streets carrying flags from the different regions of Sicily and Italy.                                                   
Vendors with everything from edibles to incredibles…………
Food booths will line the streets to satisfy the hungry crowds by serving up authentic Sicilian cuisine. Tarantino’s Sausages,
 the Festival’s presenting sponsor, will be on hand to offer their renowned gourmet sausage sandwiches,
 joining many of Little Italy’s restaurants that will offer up their own Sicilian culinary specialties.
 Festival visitors will also be able to relax at two Peroni wine and beer gardens, or shop among the many booths offering Italian-themed artifacts and services.
Headlining this year’s festival will be Emmy award winning chef Giada De Laurentiis, presented by Bella Sera wines………………..

Giada will conduct a cooking demonstration
on the Date Street Stage at 2:30 p.m, followed by a book signing in the Bella Sera Wine Pavilion.

 Entertainment, Dancer Couple

 We WILL be there, join us!   Come for the food, music, and  fun and for a moment live

    “Dolce Far Niente” 

” without a care”


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