Save the Date - August 13, 2016 - Festa Italiana!

Festa Italiana Cornhole Tournament

Pay $40 cornhole registration fee using PayPal button above.

Saturday, August 13, 2:30 p.m. rain or shine


Memorial Ads

Memorial AdsWe will be offering memorial ad's again in our program for Festa 2016. This is for any Italian family member or friend that you wish to have remembered. We have three sizes and price ranges, and you can see examples in the photos below. The first size is a quarter page/business card for $50. A half page ad for $125, and a full page for $250. These can be submitted by email to Harry Thomasetti at Checks can be made payable to: Amici Italiani, and mailed to:

Harry Thomasetti
312 Meadow Lane
Wooster, Ohio 44691

Memorial ad's will be due by July 8th.


Trip to Italy 2016

The Italian Festa will be sponsoring another exciting and fun-filled trip to Italy in 2016 with The Italian Heritage Tours. Click here for more information on the Tour.

Contact information:

Harry Thomasetti, Festa Italiana 2016 Chairperson
Phone ­330-263-0385

Barb Geiser, Co-chairperson
Phone ­330-317-5829

Kathy Costello, Co-chairperson
Phone – 330-641-4793

2016-2017 Amici Italiana Scholarship

The Application is available for download.

Senior Citizen Recognition

Organized in 2001, Amici Italiani strives to promote ethnic diversity and relationships in the community as well as sponsor events that promote the Italian-American Heritage. Application for 2016 honorees to be posted shortly.

Amateur Wine Making Competition

Many Italian Festivals nationwide have recently begun to offer an Amateur Wine Making competition as part of their celebratory activities. Wooster’s Festa Italiana 2016 will offer this typically Italian tradition. Information about the 2016 event will be posted soon.

2014-15 Amici Italiani Scholarship Winners

This year's Amici Italiani Scholarship winners are Carly vanTol, Thomas DiFilippo, Alyson Schar and Dreya Holmes. Learn more about these students on our scholarship page.

What is Amici Italiani?

Amici Italiani is specifically organized to promote the ethnic diversity and relationships in the community and to sponsor events in the community that promote the Italian-American Heritage.