TicketsPurchase tickets online
Event InfoMay 21st at 1pm to 7pm
Getting ThereGateway Village Promenade
For our younger guests.
Children 10 and younger are FREEBuy Tickets
Admission to the best Italian food in Charlotte along with entertainment.Buy Tickets
Admission to the best Italian food in Charlotte along with beer, wine and entertainment.Buy Tickets
Your ticket gets you all-you-can-eat traditional Italian fare from some of your favorite local restaurants and award-winning chefs, all paired with bottomless drinks. Enjoy our famous three-foot seafood and vegetable risottos, quintessential Italian dishes, prosecco, Peroni beer, cannoli, gelato, pastries, espresso, and more.
Bring the kids along to play in the special kid zone just for them, visit with local artists showcasing their work, browse offerings from the silent auction or just sit back and take in the live music and festive atmosphere.
The proceeds from tickets sold for Festa Italiana 2017 goes to St. Anthony’s Foundation of Charlotte, which supports organizations dedicated to helping people with mental and physical challenges. Since 2006, the organization has raised more than $135,000 for charity. Help us make this year the best Festa Italiana yet.
There is free street parking around Gateway Village and we’ve also negotiated special parking with LAZ at the following locations:
Gateway Village Garage
700 West Trade Street
Mention Festa to get the $5.00 Discounted Rate
N. Irwin Avenue (between 5th and Trade)
Festa Italiana is a one-of-a-kind charitable event, featuring some of the best Italian cuisine in the Southeast. Enjoy a beautiful day in an elegant setting complete with live music, art, beer, wine, dessert and incredible food from the area’s best chefs, restaurants, and caterers. It’s an event for the whole famiglia, complete with kids activities, and a silent charity auction.
Festa Italiana benefits the St. Anthony’s Foundation of Charlotte, which works with non-profit Nevins Inc. to help improve the lives of people in our community with disabilities and special needs.