COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — The Columbus Italian Festival returns this weekend, marking 42 years celebrating Italian traditions, food, music and more. The Italian Festival runs this Friday through Sunday at the corner of Hamlet Street and Lincoln Street around St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.
The festival will feature live entertainment, authentic food, vendors and a parade. Two stages will host music throughout the festival. The traditional stage will be home to female trio Tre Bella, the Italian Concert Band, San Giovanni Dancers and more.
The contemporary stage will host Dante Brunetto, Long Play, Gayla Smith and others.