FESTA_ITALIANA (Video click on Festa Italiana)
LWR Community Activities will host the second Festa Italiana, November 16th from 11am to 4:00pm at the Central Park Community, Amenities Center located at 12150 Forest Park Circle. The event will offer a full line up of, entertainment, children’s activities, craft vendors, local traditional food and a dog costume contest to benefit the Humane Society of Lakewood Ranch. The entertainment stage will include our headliner act, opera singer Joe Spinella. He brings with him Marcella Brown who is a 16 year old singing sensation, Liza Marie, the Sarasota Mandolin Orchestra and two magic shows. We are happy to bring back two performances by the Tarantella Dancers. Children can enjoy the splash park and activity gym, making noodle necklaces and other crafts, Italian story telling by Giuseppe, along with the very popular pony rides. Bring your appetite for the sampling of local traditional dishes, bruschetta and shrimp pesto pasta, traditional red and white sauce pasta, pizza, meatballs and sausage, cannoli, gelato, espresso, cappuccino and so much more to enjoy. Wine and Italian beer will also be
available for purchase. Mangiare!! Sound like fun? Off course, so mark your calendars and plan to come out and enjoy the day. Ciao!