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Houston Italian Festival 2014

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Enjoy a feast of sight, sound and Italian flavor while sharing the heritage, culture and romance of Italy at the Houston Italian Festival presented by the Italian Culture and Community Center of Houston. The Italian Festival is one of the largest ethnic festivals in Houston and attracts thousands of visitors from around the country. Guests can taste authentic Italian food and wine and see live musical performances by renowned tenor Aaron Caruso, DJ Italia and the colorful Tarantella dancers.

On Friday and Saturday night beginning at 8 p.m., dance the night away with the sounds of Hit and Run on Friday and The Fab 5 on Saturday. Guests will enjoy plenty of activities for all ages, including grape stomping, pasta eating contest, bocce ball tournament, marionette puppet shows, Italian movies, cooking demonstrations for adults and children, wine tastings, I Madonnari High School Art contest, classic car show on Sunday and more.

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University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006
http://www.houstonitalianfestival.com/

TICKET INFO

Admission is free beginning Thursday at 5 p.m. until Friday at 4 p.m; tickets at the gate are $8 for adults; children under 12 attend for free.
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