Join us for our 12th annual festival on

August 23-24, 2024 at Mississauga Celebration Square!

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Heritage

A celebration of Italian history, heritage and culture.

Live Events: Highlighting traditional music, song and folk lore, architectural works and regional food.

Music

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.

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Food

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.

Activities

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.

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Highlights of Mississauga Italfest Over the Years

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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.

Lenny Lombardi

"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."

Lenny Lombardi

President, Chin Radio/TV International

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"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."

Bonnie Crombie

Past Mayor of Mississauga

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"Mississauga ITALFEST was founded by a group of passionate people who saw the importance of sharing Italian Heritage and passing down time honored traditions for generations to come. For a few days, everyone can feel just a little bit Italian."

Patti Jannetta

President, Mississauga Italfest