THE WILDWOODS -The North Wildwood Original Italian-American Festival celebrates its 19th anniversary in the Wildwoods this year with a weekend of food, fun and Italian-American heritage. The festival runs from Friday, June 28 through Sunday, June 30.
Festivities for the three-day event take place along Olde New Jersey Avenue in North Wildwood including street vendors displaying Italian memorabilia, food vendors offering a variety of Italian and non-Italian treats, a meatball relay and Little Miss Italy Pageant. FREE live entertainment will take place all weekend long featuring The Marino Band, Fulvio and Friends, Moreno Fruzzetti, The Cameo's, "Sinatra" with Eric DeLaurio, DJ Rick Rock of Wibbage 94.3 FM, Philly Cuz, The Pizza Boss and more!
Activities take place from 4-10 p.m. on Friday, June 28; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday, June 29; and noon-6 p.m. on Sunday, June 30.
The North Wildwood Original Italian-American Festival is FREE to attend and is sponsored by Knights of Columbus #2572. The Knights of Columbus is a non-profit organization, and proceeds from the festival benefit Catholic education and various other local charities.