Benvenuti! Welcome to the Galbani® Italian Heritage Festival of Buffalo, New York

Our festival on Hertel Avenue is in the heart of North Buffalo, which brings the sights sounds and aromas of Italy for three glorious days of July. Dozens of local vendors, will offer all the traditional Italian and Italian-American specialties we have all grown to love.

The best entertainment featuring both locally and nationally known Italian- American entertainers will be on stage daily to perform for the crowds. Our traditional Grape Stomping, Italian Mass, St. Anthony’s Procession, Sicilian Puppet Shows and crafts for the Bambini along with our giant Pinocchio will also provide great photo opportunities for all ages young and old.

Let us also not forget the wonderful cooking classes by our Main Sponsor Galbani
Cheese, & Chef Marco, with much food to sample! There is something for everyone to enjoy at our festival. Come eat, drink, sing, dance, stomp, hangout with great friends & learn about the glorious Italian Culture for three magnificent days on Hertel Avenue! Buon Appetito!

Judy Porto-Fiorella

We are so excited for another great year

on Hertel Ave!

Vintage 1926 Photo of Italian Americans Gathered at St. Anthony’s Church in Downtown Buffalo

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