This weekend marks the third annual Italian Festival in Nevada County. The Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday from 11-7 at Gateway Park in Penn Valley. This years event is loaded with food and entertainment focused on Italian Culture and event enthusiasts Hank Depillo and Steve Desena are excited about a special chilled beverage and other delicious treats.
The Italian Cultural Center has a new feature of interest to families with Italian Heritage.
For those wishing to watch or participate in the traditional Italian sport of Bocci Ball, there is a tournament for the experienced as well as beginners.
And for one lucky person a trip to Italy is being raffled to ticket holders.
A fun weekend is in store for everyone whether you have Italian roots or just enjoy Italian Culture.
The Italian Festival in Penn Valley Saturday and Sunday 11 AM – 7 PM both days.