Now is the time to nominate the Italian-American Festival for the best Festival/Fair in the area. Click on this link to nominate from January 15-31, 2017. http://ohio.secondstreetapp.com/l/Beacons-Best-2016-1/Ballot
The Italian Community of Akron- Le Radici is sponsoring a 12 day tour of Italy. The dates are July 30-August 10, 2017. Please see the attached flyer for the complete details.
Tour of Italy Flyer
The Council of Italian-American Societies of Summit County awards scholarships to students of Italian descent pursuing a higher education. The scholarships were awarded Saturday July 9, 2016 at the President’s Breakfast during the Italian American Festival. A total of 13 scholarships were awarded. Please see the recipients names on this website
Join us every Tuesday from 4 to 7:30 pm at the Carovillese Club at 570 E Cuyahoga Falls Ave in Akron for homemade pasta. The meal includes pasta with meatballs and homemade sauce, salad, bread and butter, and spumoni for dessert. Prices range from $6.00 to $8.25. For carryout orders, call 330-929-6767.
The Original Italian American Festival was voted the best festival for the 7th year in a row in the Beacon’s Best Contest.
The 70th Annual Italian-American Festival sponsored by the Council of Italian-American Societies of Summit County and the City of Akron will be held July 13th, 14th and 15th, 2017. Come celebrate with us. Admission is free.
Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s festival!
Please drop off entries at the Volunteer booth