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La Festa Italiana


August 30 – September 2, 2024 • Courthouse Square in Downtown Scranton


Mangia! One of Lackawanna County’s most delicious traditions is La Festa Italiana, held annually on Labor Day Weekend. The four-day celebration of culture, cuisine, and music brings together people of all ethnic backgrounds from near and far. “La Festa,” as the locals call it, attracts over 100,000 people annually to Courthouse Square in Downtown Scranton.


Stay the weekend and explore some of our most popular attractions and fun things to do!

More than Food

Enjoy delicious Italian delicacies, cannoli, a wide variety of pizza, cannoli, and homemade pasta dishes. Did we mention the incredible cannoli??? But La Festa Italiana isn’t just about the food — enjoy continuous live entertainment, shopping, and more throughout the weekend!


2024 Hours

The 2024 hours of operation for La Festa Italiana will be announced at a later date.


To get an idea for the layout of the 2024 La Festa Italiana, check out the 2023 La Festa Map.

Entertainment Schedule

Please check back at a later time for the 2024 Entertainment Schedule.


GPS ADDRESS: 200 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA, 18503

PARKING: There will be limited on-street parking in and around Downtown Scranton. Downtown Scranton provides five Central Parking Garages within close proximity to La Festa Italiana. There is limited on-street parking throughout Downtown Scranton.


For additional information and current updates, please check La Festa Italiana's website.





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