Italian American Festival

The Watkins Glen Italian American Festival is a major community event and one that is greatly anticipated every year! The 2017 event dates are August 11, 12, and 13 and as always, the event will be held at Clute Park in Watkins Glen.

Throughout the three days there is a food and craft marketplace, along with amusement rides and concessions. There is also live entertainment, a bocce tournament, pasta eating contest, a festival parade on Saturday, and fireworks on Saturday evening. CLICK HERE to visit the festival website.