#Vegas San Gennaro Feast opens Wed 5/8, with TVU’s Jason & Janea Ebs, Kevin Gardner Rose, LJ Harness on drums!
The entertainment for San Gennaro is provided by another of our own, Tony Sacca, who will not only host throughout the Feast, but will also perform.
Come on out to Little Italy Las Vegas on W. Flamingo just off the 215 May 8 - 12, 2013.
SAN GENNARO FEAST SPARKS FAMILY FUN
AT THE GRAND CANYON SHOPPING CENTER MAY 8-12
JOIN THE ‘LOVE AFFAIR WITH ITALY’ HERITAGE CELEBRATION
The Feast Features An Incredible Variety of Traditional Italian Food,
More Than 80 Amusement Rides Including The New 100-Foot Vertigo,
Midway Games Including a Petting Zoo and Pony Rides,
Arts and Crafts Booths, Beer Garden and Lots of Free Entertainment
WHAT: The 34th Annual San Gennaro Feast will take place May 8-12, 2013, at the
Grand Canyon Shopping Center. The Las Vegas family fun festival celebrating the spirit of San Gennaro features more than 70 restaurant food booths, 80 amusements rides including the new 100-foot Vertigo, midway games, arts and crafts booths, and complimentary headliner entertainment coordinated and hosted by Tony Sacca, who has been part of the event for more than 26 years. This is the best Italian Heritage Celebration this side of Naples!
WHEN: May 8-12, 2013 (Wednesday – Sunday)
WHERE: Grand Canyon Shopping Center
4245 Grand Canyon Drive and West Flamingo Road
TIMES: Wednesday–Thursday (May 8-9) 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Friday (May 10) 4 p.m. – midnight,
Saturday (May 11) 11 a.m. – midnight
Sunday (May 12) 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
TICKETS: $9 for adults / $8 for seniors and military at the door
Check the website for discounts.
Children 54 inches and under are free
Discount tickets or group rates, visit www.sangennarofeast.com
PARKING: Free Parking
FOOD: Food is vast variety of traditional Italian fare including pasta, pasta and more pasta, fried calamari, calzones, baked clams, pizza, lobster ravioli, Italian fried dough, Italian sausage, peppers and onions, etc.
TALENT: Complimentary entertainment starts at 4 p.m. each day with Tony Sacca and the Saccettes plus top line performers backed by the Michael T Orchestra from 8 p.m. till closing. TV personality/entertainer Tony Sacca will host and coordinate the
talent, which so far includes the feast’s grand lady Denise Clemente, grand marshal Tommy DiVito - founding member of The Four Seasons, Lena Prima, legendary accordionist Dick Contino, famed guitarist Esteban and violinist Teresa Joy, “The Rat Pack Is Back,” “Shades of Sinatra,” Aaron Caruso’s tribute to Mario Lanza, Carman Jon “The Man With The Golden Voice,” Italian music by Enzo Selvaggi, Italian Show and Neapolitan Songs by Ciro Giorgio, plus strolling music by Emilio Baglioni.
RIDES: More than 80 amusement rides and midway games including a petting zoo and pony rides.
POP – Pay One Price to ride all rides endlessly
$25 Tuesday – Thursday / $30 Friday-Sunday
Moms ride free on Wednesday, May 8
Dads ride free on Thursday, May 9
CEREMONY: On the second night, Thursday, May 9, there will be an opening ceremony featuring Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Father Dave Cassaleggio blessing The Feast at 7 p.m. on the entertainment stage with Grand Marshal Tommy DiVito and Grand Lady Denise Clemente
FIREWORKS: There will be a gigantic fireworks display at 9 p.m. on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12. A media night is scheduled for opening night, Wednesday, May 8
MEDIA: For more information, contact Jackie Brett at 702-460-1836 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Linda Molnar at Vegas Media 702 364-8669 (email@example.com).
SPONSORS: Grand Canyon Shopping Center, Peroni Nastro Azzurro and Butler Amusements.
Cadillac of Las Vegas will once again have their booth for this community event!
The next San Gennaro Feast will be Sept. 10-15, 2013
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