The following awards will also be presented at our 2016 Dominic Bagnoli, Sr. Awards Breakfast on Friday, June 24.

     Dedication-John B Sirpilla (Posthumous)

     Recognition - Matt Carona

     Volunteer Service - Andy Good, Nancy Good, Lucia Pileggi

Back To Our Roots For 30th Anniversary Festival

Stark County

2016 Festival Awards

Italian-American Festival

2016 Newsletter

Our 2016 festival is our 30th year celebrating Italian-American heritage and providing scholarship funds to Stark County graduating seniors. To help commemorate the occasion, we are moving our festival back to downtown Canton where it began 30 years ago. Please join us this summer, June 23-25, around Market Square in Canton for the same great food and free entertainment as we begin a new chapter in our history. Admission is free and open to the public.

Thursday, June 23  --  4 PM to 10 PM

Friday, June 24  --  4 PM to 11 PM

Saturday, June 25  --  Noon to 11 PM

Click the image below to read and print our 2016 Festival Newsletter. 

June 23-25, 2016  -  Downtown Canton, Ohio

2016 Scholarships

Congratulations to these six Stark County Graduates who have been selected to receive our Italian-American Festival Scholarships at the 2016 Dominic Bagnoli, Sr. Awards Breakfast on Friday, June 24.  (more info)

Elise Bagnoli - Lake HS
Tori Fricker - Perry HS

Elena Lewis - Hoover HS
Mikayla George - GlenOak HS

Anthony Massa - Hoover HS
Courtney Storey - Jackson HS