Join us at the festival piazza on Cathedral Gardens and enjoy the best of Italian Food, Drink and Live Music.


From artisan produce to authentic Italian street food expect the very best from a great range of local Italian restaurants and brands selling all things Italian for you to enjoy.



Pizza Fritta


There'll be plenty of Italian tipples on offer too...

The Festival Bar

The Festival Bar

Our very own festival bar will be serving up all the Italian drink you could wish for at the festival!

Aperol Spritz Bar

Aperol Spritz Bar

Enjoy 2 for £10 at the Aperol Spritz Bar at the Festival while relaxing on bean bags or playing table tennis in the sun!

Peroni Bar

Peroni Bar

Enjoy at tase of Italy this year at the Peroni Bar serving up their delicious range of Italian beers.

Kids Zone

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The whole Festa will play to the soundtrack of magnificent Italian musicians – Some of whom will be visiting Manchester from Italy especially for the Festa.

Compagnia SoleLuna

Whoever and the Somethings

Musica Nostra


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Join us for a celebration of all things Italian right in the heart of the city centre