The 17th Annual Saint Philip Neri Italian Fest, a three day long celebration of Italian culture, will be May 17-19 this year. Aside from great food, which of course is the main attraction, there will be lots of other fun at Italian Fest.
Vendors will be set up selling various items,there will be a silent and live auction, live music, games for kids, wine tasting, and an Italian Idol competition. New this year will be a Saturday afternoon Beer Tasting (4pm) featuring 4 domestics and 2 imports. Cost is $12. Wine tasting will be at 7pm on both Thursday and Friday. Ticket cost is $20 per person and tasting will include 4 whites and 4 reds. Catch the Italian Idol Contest from 11:30 to 1pm on Saturday.
Among the food offerings ate homemade Italian sausages, lasagna, ziti, eggplant parmesan, cannoli, strawberry shortcake, and tiramisu. There tends to be a long line for food around peak dinner time so plan accordingly.
Festival takes place at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church in Fort Mill, located in the area behind the Bi-Lo on Highway 160.
292 Munn Rd
Fort Mill, SC