The Old Country Comes to the Lowcountry

The Old Country is coming to the Lowcountry September 25 at Shelter Cover Park, Hilton Head Island

Fuel prices make it difficult to take a trip to Italy or visit "Little Italy" in New York, Chicago or Boston? Not to worry. The Hilton Head Island Italian Heritage Festival 2010 will give you the feeling of being at an authentic Italian neighborhood street festival without leaving the Lowcountry. Featuring authentic Italian food, music, and activities in a family-friendly atmosphere, the HHI Italian Heritage Festival 2010 will allow everyone to be "Italian for a day."

Date: Saturday, September 25, 2010
Hours: 11:30 to 4:00
Admission: $5.00 per person; $10.00 for wine tasting. All funds raised at this event support charities of the Lowcountry
Location: Shelter Cove Park, Hilton Head Island 

Special Features:
• Authentic Italian food and pastries
• Wine Tasting
• "Gravy" sauce contest
• Cannoli and Pasta eating contests
• Children's Games and activities
• Stickball hitting contest
• Pizza dough throwing
• Cheese and Pasta making demonstations
• Silent Auction
• Italian folk dancing
• Bocce Courts
• Grape Stomping
• Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Maserati Car Show 

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