10th Annual Italian Street Festival, September 27th & 28th

Words by Rebecca Frankel

This weekend on September 27th and 28th, Richmond’s historic 17th Street Farmer’s Market will host the 10th annual Italian Street Festival.

There will be food venders and local restaurants selling pizza, pasta, kettle corn, gelato, Italian ice and more classic Italian cuisine. Some of the vendors include DeLuca Gelato, Bacchus, Rita’s Italian Ice and Angelo’s Italian Restaurant.

The festival promises traditional Italian music, jazz, and rock music. There will be accordion players wandering around the food vendor area.

In addition to food and music, there will be a cultural exhibit featuring Italian artifacts and keepsakes.

The Italian Street Festival is a fun and inexpensive way to spend a family weekend if your parents are coming to visit, or with friends to let off some steam after a week of classes.

The event runs from 11:00am to 8:00pm on Saturday, September 27th, and from 11:00am to 6:00pm on Sunday, September 28th. A donation is required at the gate.

Preview
Preview

Socially Awkward Cooking: Powered up Protein Pancakes By Shannon Minor and Margaret Carmel  04.07.2019 Category: Vegetarian and Vegan ...

Restaurant Review: Casa Del Barco: Mediocre Mexican, Terrific Tequila

Restaurant Review: Casa Del Barco: Mediocre Mexican, Terrific Tequila Words and Photos by Alison A. BowerWith Baja Bean relocating from their popular Main Street location, many Richmond locals are in search of a new Mexican-inspired restaurant to satisfy their distinct cravings.Casa Del Barco has become a popular destination for Mexican cuisine sinc...

Preview

How Many Cookies Can One Campus Eat? Austin WalkerTo some surprise, yet another competitor in the cookie delivery service in RVA has emerged in between the two incumbent stores, Red Eye and Campus Cookies.Both of the currently operating stores were surprised at the knowledge of new competition, Insomnia Cookies, and have been in contact with each ot...

My Noodle-Thai with promise

My Noodle-Thai with promise My Noodle, Possible New Fan Neighborhood FavoriteWords by Shannon MinorPhotos by Michael PascoOpened Nov. 9 underneath the Stuart Court Apartments, 1600 Monument Ave., My Noodle provides the Fan neighborhood with a much needed Thai and Szechua cuisine.Stepping down the stairwell into an almost other-worldly atmospher...