South Florida's Italian Festival is returning to ArtsPark in Hollywood
Sunday, March 20, 2022 from Noon till 10pm.
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital | FOOD PANTRY for PATIENTS & FAMILIES
Southeastern Guide Dogs | PAWS FOR PATRIOTS
This Festival features Hollywood’s best Italian Food vendors , local food vendors, food and wine vendors in addition to activities for both children and adults and non-stop live entertainment.
Our mission is to create an event that highlights the very best of Italian culture to be enjoyed by Italians, Italian Americans and those that love everything Italian.” says one of the partner producers, Joe Bevelacqua of Cobra Joe Productions. “The mission of this festival is to create a festival that will highlight the best of Italian and Italian American culture in our region and to create an annual tradition that will continue for many years to come. South Florida has many ties to all of Italy’s twenty diverse regions and Italians are known around the world for their contributions to almost every industry, ranging from fashion to science."
A portion of the proceeds from the Festival will benefit the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Food Pantry for discharged patients/families from one of the region’s leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere.
In addition, proceeds will benefit Southeastern Guide Dogs- Paws for Patriots
Other participants include the Dania Beach Lions Club, Hollywood Lions Club, City of Hollywood, Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency, Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, Dania Beach Chamber of Commerce