Tag: Italian-American Festival

Italian festival donates to SCS

The Southington Italian-American Festival co-chairs distributed at check for $1,875 to Southington Community Services from the sale of beverages at the 2016 event. SCS was one of two organizations to receive donations from the festival. From left, Joe LaPorte (UNICO),…

Italian festival kicks off this weekend

The booths are up, so light the lights. The annual Southington Italian-American festival opens this Friday, at 5 p.m., on Center Street. This year’s festival promises a wide range of activities throughout the weekend. The event, sponsored by the Sons…

Italian festival welcomes new host

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Teaming up with UNICO and the Sons of Italy, a local women’s club will serve as the third sponsor of this year’s Italian American Festival. Sorelle d’Italia in America, formed in 2010, is a Southington based non-profit…

Italian Festival 2 weeks away

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Among the traditional favorite festivities at Southington’s Italian-American Festival, two new special events have been added to this year’s line-up. The 12th annual cultural festival will take place on July 29, 30, and 31 on the lower…