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Festa Italia

Friday, September 10 - Sunday, September 12, 2021

Embrace your inner Italian at Monterey's Festa Italia! This weekend, Monterey transforms into a mecca for all things marinara as this Italian Festival takes over Custom House Plaza, Monterey State Historic Park in downtown Monterey.

Celebrate Monterey's important Italian roots with art, raffles, wine, beer, music and, of course, food! You won't be able to resist Italian favorites like calamari, pizza, pasta, paninis and rice balls. There will also be a parade, dancing and a bocce tournament. 

Schedule and Tickets

The delicious food, great music and entertainment are not to be missed. General admission is free.

Festa Italia Hotels

Several hotels are conveniently located in downtown Monterey and walking distance to the event including the Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey Marriott, and Hotel Pacific.

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