Thank you to everyone who attended our 11th annual festival on August 11-12, 2023! It was an exciting, successful festival and we are so thankful for your support.
Stay tuned for details about next year - August 2024, event date TBC.
A celebration of Italian history, heritage and culture.
Live Events: Highlighting traditional music, song and folk lore, architectural works and regional food.
Performances featuring popular Italo-Canadian headline performers, local emerging talent, and comedians.
Live Events: main stage, kid zone performers, activities and a variety of engaging interactive fun, family-oriented entertainment.
Featuring culinary experts and exciting demonstrations of authentic Italian-style food by local Italian chefs from well-known and popular eateries.
Live Events: variety of authentic Italian-style food vendors, global delicacies, a VIP Lounge and Bar Italia.
Food competitions, family attractions and musical performances.
Live Events: Bocce Ball, Scopa and Briscola tournaments, pasta and watermelon eating contests, soccer challenges, market crafters, artisans, and sponsor and vendor booths.
Entertainment from International Talent and Local Emerging Artists
What Others Are Saying
Mississauga ITALFEST is a highly anticipated festival, a jewel in our city’s line up of premier events throughout the summer and one that I am extremely proud to support; There is always something for everyone at Mississauga ITALFEST. A little taste of Italy visits Mississauga whenever Mississauga ITALFEST takes place.
"Mississauga ITALFEST is an outstanding event. It is a valuable contribution to the city of Mississauga and is enjoyed by all who attend, regardless of age or ethnicity."
President, Chin Radio/TV International
"Mississauga ITALFEST is a highly anticipated festival, a jewel in our city’s line up of premier events throughout the summer and one that I am extremely proud to support."
Mayor of Mississauga