50/50 Raffle

The jackpot of $1487.00 was won by Ron M.   Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s Festival.

2019 Debutantes

The Italian Council is looking for young ladies between 15 and 19 to participate in the Columbus Day Cotillion on Saturday, October 12. Please click here for the application

Carovillese Club Pasta Dinner

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 ice cream for dessert.  Prices start at $8.00. For carryout orders, call 330-929-6767.


About us

We’re an organization of 14 Italian-American Societies founded in Akron on November 10, 1947.

Our festival was voted the best festival from 2009 thru 2018 in the Beacon’s Best contest.

Event Schedule
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September 9, 2019
07:00 PM Italian Council Meeting
September 23, 2019
05:30 PM Sons of Italy Card Party

Quirk Cultural Center, 1201 Grant Ave, Cuyahoga Falls.  Tickets $8.00 For admission tickets please contact Toni Ross at 330-928-5172

October 6, 2019
10:30 AM Columbus/Italian Heritage Mass and Luncheon

Details will be forthcoming.   The mass is 10:30 a.m. at St Anthony’s Church with the luncheon to follow in the school gym

October 12, 2019
00:00 Columbus Day Cotillion

Tangier’s Restaurant

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Scholarship Recipients 2019
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Mike Trecaso
Mike Trecaso performing at the Italian Festival July 2019
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Christopher Columbus Statue
Christopher Columbus Statue at Columbus Park at the Akron Fulton Airport
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Columbus Day Ceremony 2017
Columbus Day Ceremony at St Anthony’s Church  2017
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Columbus Day Dinner Cotillion 2017
2017 Debutantes: Mia Elizabeth Latine, Isabella Rose Barb,  Sophia Rose Scarpitti.
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