Italian-American Festival

Stark County

June 15-17, 2017  -  Downtown Canton, Ohio

Left to Right: John Gianfagna, Joe Davide, Fausto Gioiello, Gino Brienza

Second Place

Congratulations to our 2017 Bocce Tournament Winners !!!

First Place


Papa Bear's Bocce Tournament

Bocce (lawn bowling) is one of the most popular Italian games.  The Papa Bear's Italian Festival Bocce Tournament is a tradition that continues at our new downtown location.  Tournament play begins on Thursday and concludes with the championship game on Saturday evening.

Left to Right: Bill Fast, Joe Fast, Jarrod Fast, Duke Ferguson