Mercer County Italian American Festival


Sep 7, 2018 to Sep 9, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).


Festival Hours

 Friday  Saturday Sunday
4:30pm - 10:00pm 12:30pm - 10:00pm 12:30pm - 10:00pm



Admission is $10 per carload (Parking Fee). There is no individual admission fee at the entrance gate.

Parking is located directly across the street from the festival entrance.

Food Piazza
Enjoy Italian specialties from many of the area's best Italian restaurants and vendors plus stop by our wine and beer gardens for a refreshing beverage.

Artists and Crafters
Peruse our Italian Market and purchase Italian and Italian-American handcrafted products from numerous vendors.

Amusement Rides
Enjoy amusement rides for the whole family. Rides are open all three days of the festival.

Entertainment takes place on the Investors Bank Stage and includes national and international favorites, Italian folk dancers, big band music, traditional Italian music, Italian American favorites, opera, and children’s entertainment. Past performers have included The DupreesMichael Amante, Southside Johnny and The Poor Fools, Johnny Maestro and the Brooklyn BridgeSam Butera and the WildestThe Happenings, Floyd Vivino, and Joey Dee & the Starliters. Click here for this year's schedule.

Super 50/50
The winning ticket number for the 2017 Super 50/50 was 32325. The winner received $15,692. Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket and congratulations to the winner! Special thanks to New Jersey Assemblyman, Wayne DeAngelo, who sponsors the printing of our 50/50 tickets. For more information, please call our chair, Marion Bolton, at 609-396-2944. And make sure to get on our mailing list for 2016 - Big Winnings for a Small Investment! 

 Click here to get on our Mailing List.

Italian Car Show
Bella macchina! On Saturday from 4PM to 10PM, enjoy our display of antique, classic and modern Italian cars, motorcycles and scooters, and cast your ballot for the People's Choice award. If you have an Italian car that you'd like to display, we'd love to have you! Click herefor more info and to register your car, motorcycle or scooter.

Go to our Directions Page for the best way to get to the festival - Click here.

The Mercer County Italian American Festival is a presentation of the Mercer County Italian American Festival Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.




View map Burlington County Fairgrounds
Rte. 206 S. and Jacksonville-Jobstown Rd.
Columbus, NJ

Additional Information


Mercer County Italian American Festival Association



Contact name

John Scarpati

Contact email




No registration required



We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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