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La Festa Italiana

SEPTEMBER 2022 • 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.


Don't leave so soon — stay the weekend and explore some of our most popular attractions and dining!


More than Food

You can eat amazing Italian delicacies, cannoli, a wide variety of pizza, cannoli, homemade pasta dishes, and did we mention the incredible cannoli? La Festa Italiana isn’t just about the food— enjoy live entertainment, shopping, Sunday night fireworks, and you seriously have to try the cannoli!



  >> Friday  4 PM – 10 PM

  >> Saturday  11 AM – 10 PM

  >> Sunday  11 AM – 10 PM

  >> Monday  11 AM –  8 PM


2022 Entertainment Schedule

Check out the schedule of live music, jugglers, magicians, ballet dancers, and more when it's announced.


  >> FIREWORKS: usually happen Sunday during the event. Check back for more info.


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200 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA






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