Festa Italiana 2012 Admission Promotions

July 16, 2012 by · 2 Comments
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St Mark’s Campanile at Festa

Milwaukee’s Festa Italiana is celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2012. The annual festival honoring Milwaukee’s Italian heritage takes place at the Summerfest grounds and runs from July 19-22.

There is a lot to see and do at Festa Italiana including eight  stages of free entertainment, cooking demonstrations, cultural exhibits and food from over 30 different vendors.  The famous Festa Italiana Fireworks take place nightly at 10:15.

Admission at the gate is $13 for adults, and free for children 12 and under.  There are plenty of opportunities for free or discounted Festa Italiana admission.

Peroni Advanced Admission Promotion

Receive a free Festa Italiana ticket with the purchase of one 12-pack or two 6-packs of Peroni at area grocery and liquor stores. Tickets are redeemable at the Mid-Gate.

Specific day admission promotions are as follows:

Thursday, July 19

5 – 7 p.m. – Piggly Wiggly Free Admission.  Patrons presenting a Piggly Wiggly Preferred Club Card at the Mid-Gate receive free admission.

Friday, July 20

11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Free Admission for everyone!

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – VIP Day – Individuals with physical challenges along with their caregivers receive free admission and 1/2 price selected food and beverages.

3 – 5 p.m. – 35th Anniversary Celebration – All Festa visitors who are 35 years old receive free admission with a valid ID.

3 – 7 p.m. – Piggly Wiggly $6 Admission –  Patrons presenting a Piggly Wiggly Preferred Club Card at the Mid-Gate receive $6 admission.

Saturday, July 21

3 – 5 p.m. – 35th Anniversary Celebration – All Festa visitors who are 35 years old receive free admission with a valid ID.

Sunday, July 22

10 – 11:15 a.m. – Free Admission After High Mass – Free admission to Festa for all that attend High Mass in the Marcus Amphitheater. Mass begins at 11 a.m. Mass is followed by an authentic Italian religious street procession through the Festa grounds.  Patrons must enter the grounds at the South Entrance, and a donation to the Hunger Task Force is requested.

3 – 5 p.m. – 35th Anniversary Celebration – All Festa visitors who are 35 years old receive free admission with a valid ID.

Details on admission promotions and all of the events scheduled for Festa Italiana 2012 can be found on the Festa Italiana website.

Festa Italiana 2012 Ticket Giveaway

July 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment
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Festa Italiana 2012 starts next week, and we’re happy to announce a daily giveaway of Festa tickets. Each day for the next five days, we’ll be giving away a pair of free Festa Italiana tickets!

Festa Italiana is celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2012. The annual celebration honoring Milwaukee’s Italian Heritage runs from July 19-22 at the Summerfest grounds.

The Festa Italiana ticket giveaway has ended. Congratulations to our winners – Rita R., Diane T., Jamie L., Scott H., and Pam O. To be notified of future contests, fill out the form below to subscribe to our email newsletter.

Contest fine print. Contest may be entered once a day via Facebook or by filling out the form on our website. Winners will be notified via email, and will have 48 hours to respond and claim their prize. If winner does not respond within 48 hours, a new winner will be selected. No purchase necessary. Contest is open to residents of the state of Wisconsin only.

Festa Italiana 2011 Ticket Giveaway Winners

July 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment
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flickr - A Million To OneThank you to everyone who entered our giveaway for free tickets to Festa Italiana 2011.  Festa starts on Thursday and runs through the weekend. 

Congratulations to the following winners who were randomly selected to win a pair of tickets to Festa:

  • Cathy M.
  • Dawn N.
  • Ken K.
  • Wendy L.

Our winners have been notified and will be sent their tickets in time for the festival. 

If you didn’t win, there are still ways to get free or discounted admission to Festa Italiana.   Thank you to the organizers of Festa Italiana for providing the passes for this giveaway!

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