North Wildwood Italian American Festival Is This Weekend!

Come join us this weekend for the 24th annual Italian American Festival sponsored by Knights of Columbus #2572.

American Festival Celebration of Italian-American heritage, food and music held in North Wildwood at 1st and Olde New Jersey Avenues.

The festival includes over 40 authentic Italian-American food and merchandise vendors, children’s games, meatball relay races, Little Miss Italy contest, grape stomping, olive tree signings, raffles, FREE live entertainment featuring the Bitter Sweet Duo, Philly Cuz, The Corner Boys, Johnny Taco, 99 Reasons, Goody Blue Shœs, The Aquanets, and Just in Time.

A procession in honor of Saint Anthony will take place Friday at 6 p.m. and will feature special Grand Marshal Bobby Rydell.

FRI: 4 p.m.-10 p.m. SAT: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. SUN: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. FREE admission!

Here is the entertainment schedule.

Friday June 22nd

4PM – Merchandise and Food Vendors start

5PM Philly Cuzz Welcome Party

6:Postmates  Grand Procession in Honor of St. Anthony. Followed immediately by Official Opening Ceremonies Grand Marshall Bobby Rydell.

6:30PM Bitter Sweet Duo

7:45PM Lou Dottoli and Trio

9:30PM Corner Boys

Saturday June 23rd

10AM – Merchandise and Food Vendors start

11AM – Live Broadcast with COAST Radio 98.7FM

1PM – Johnny Tocco Grape Dancing

2:15PM – Block Party

3:00PM – Aquanets

4:30PM – Just In Time

5:30PM – Our Own Philly Cuzz

7PM – 99 Reasons

8:15PM Felicia Punzo

9:30PM – Goody Blue Shoes

Sunday June 24th

11AM – Merchandise and Food Vendors start

12PM – Keith Hickman

2PM – Meatball Relay

3PM – Pete Cannella

4:30PM – Closing and Calling Numbers for Raffle.

For more details call 609.408.5793 or visit

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