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Local Artists Showcase Work At Festa Italiana

Get into the spirit of Italy at Festa Italiana on Sunday, July 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lodi Grape Festival Grounds. This annual event is designed to bring the community together through the finest food, activities and entertainment of the Italian culture.

As you stroll through the streets of Festa, you’ll be amazed by the beautiful creations of local artists. Plein air painters will be capturing the look, feel and emotion of the day’s festivities, while street artists draw captivating scenes. Infiorata artists will create beautiful flower petal art to carpet the streets of Festa, and elaborate mosaics will provide a true Italian vibe.

Call (209) 957-7277 if you are interested in being a plein air painter at Festa.

Tickets are $10 at the door, or $8 in advance online or at the following locations: Lodi Bicycle Shop, 218 W. Pine St., Lodi; Gian’s Deli, 2112 Pacific Ave., Stockton; Town & Country Cafe, 27 W. 10th St., Tracy; and SASS! Public Relations, 628 Lincoln Center, Stockton. Children 12 and under are admitted free with an adult. Visit for ticket and event information, and see what else the Festa has to offer.