A great little Italian neighborhood with a few, family owned restaurants that serve the best food. This annual celebration of Italian culture located in the classic "The Heart of Chicago” generations–old Italian neighborhood draws approximately 25,000 attendees annually. The event features three stages of headline entertainment, great Italian wines, authentic Italian food specialties from the incredible restaurants located in that "Little Tuscany” area, Venetian-costumed performers, statues that line the street and a Florentine market filled with finely crafted Italian merchandise has added to what has become a Father's Day weekend tradition for many families. The festival is traditionally held Father's Day weekend.
Annual Italian neighborhood festival.