Home » **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families, Live Music, San Francisco

145th Annual Italian Heritage Parade | North Beach

Dang! This event has already taken place.
>> Want to see our Top Picks for this week instead?
Sunday, October 13, 2013 - 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Washington Square Park | Columbus and Union Street, San Francisco, CA



145th Annual Italian Heritage Parade | North BeachCome to one of the city’s oldest celebration of heritage and longest-running Italian-American parades in the nation – a bright and colorful San Francisco institution on since it was established in 1868.

The Parade action begins at 12:30 pm at the foot of Jefferson and Stockton Streets in Fisherman’s Wharf, and ends in Washington Square where you’ll find a Ferrari Sportscar display and a variety of hands-on activities for children and families.

2013 Italian Heritage Parade
Sunday, October 13, 2013 | 12:30 pm
Fisherman’s Wharf to North Beach, San Francisco
FREE

  • Dozens of handcrafted parade floats from Italian organizations and businesses
  • Local high school Italian clubs and marching bands
  • Special appearances by “Christopher Columbus” on his Santa Maria Float
  • Queen Isabella and Her Full Court
  • Festive open-air dining and Italian wine and food specials at North Beach restaurants
  • Performances by a variety of traditional Italian musicians and performance artists
  • Special appearances by Bay Area and Italian-American celebrities

ROUTE: From Fisherman’s Wharf, parade will head north up Jefferson, turn left on Leavenworth and then climb Columbus Avenue past Washington Square for a small loop before finishing there.


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

SHARE THIS POST

Tags: , ,
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families, Live Music, San Francisco
Address: Columbus and Union Street, San Francisco, CA

Submitted by

Facebook comments:

Leave a comment!

You must be logged in to post a comment.