WARREN ITALIAN-AMERICAN FESTIVAL Schedule of activities


AUG. 12
9 a.m.: Kick-off breakfast on the grounds.
5-11 p.m.: Boccie tournament at the gazebo.
11 a.m.: Entertainment by John Gabriele.
5:45 p.m.: Pizza Splash registration.
7 p.m.: Pizza Splash Run (3.1 miles).
Cultural/heritage displays
On grounds in front of fountain, open 4-11 p.m. with displays all evening.
Main Stage
5:30 p.m.: Miss Italian Pageant.
7 p.m.: John Gabriele.
8:30 p.m.: Oro Puro (Italian Show Band).
Special attraction inside Square Cafe Italiano featuring homemade Italian cookies and pastries.
AUG. 13
9 a.m. to 11 p.m.: Boccie tournament.
2-11 p.m.: Morra tournament, gazebo.
8-11 a.m.: Wine registration.
11 a.m.: Wine-tasting competition.
Cultural/heritage displays
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.: Children's Italian lessons.
5 p.m.: Opera performance by Dana School of Music, gazebo.
Children's afternoon entertainment
1-2 p.m.: Scrappy (Mahoning Valley Scrappers).
2-3 p.m.: Big Bee (Home Town Buffet).
3-4 p.m.: Chuck E. Cheese.
Main Stage
10:45 a.m.: Tiny King and Queen pageant.
5:15-7 p.m.: Oro Puro.
7:15-8:15 p.m.: Aaron Caruso.
8:30-9:30 p.m.: Floyd Vivino.
9:45-10:45 p.m.: Tony Ieluzzi.
AUG. 14
8:30 a.m.: Procession formation at St. Mary Church.
9 a.m.: Blessed Virgin Procession.
9:30 a.m.: Italian outdoor Mass to Monsignor Michael Cariglio.
10:30 a.m.: Continental breakfast.
10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.: Boccie tournament.
2 p.m.: Grand parade (downtown).
Cultural/Heritage displays
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.: Puppet show, Italian sing-along, Opera goes Hollywood, cooking demonstration, Limoncello demonstration.
Main Stage
5-6:45 p.m.: Oro Puro.
7-8 p.m.: Tony Ieluzzi.
8:15-9:15 p.m.: Floyd Vivino.
9:30-10:30 p.m.: Aaron Caruso.
10:40 p.m.: Grand prize drawing, $1,000.
10:45 p.m.: Fireworks provided by American Fireworks.


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