La Festa Italiana is an olde world Italian Street Festival which began in 1902. The festivity brings friends, neighbours and family members together around food, music, and fun. This event is free and open to the public.
Local restaurants create many culinary delights and homemade wares.
Each night, there is live entertainment like games and rides for kids and adults.
Today, the festival continues to draw thousands of people from all across the country as they make their annual trip back to their home parish. It has become one of the most anticipated annual events in Jersey City!