35th Houston Italian Festival

Photo by Robin E.H. Ove

Enjoy a feast of sight, sound and Italian flavor while sharing the heritage, culture and romance of Italy at the 35th Houston Italian Festival, presented by the Italian Culture & Community Center of Houston. The festival features live main stage entertainment as well as culinary events.

Celebrity chef Rosella Rago, host of Cooking with Nonna and winner of the Food Network's 24-Hour Restaurant Battle, will be onsite Saturday and Sunday to take guests on culinary trips of Italy. Children will enjoy marionette puppet shows as well as other children activities. 

Click here for a detailed schedule of activities.



University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006


$8 adults; children ages 12 and under attend for free.
All events are subject to change due to weather or other concerns. Please check with the venue or organization to ensure an event is taking place as scheduled.