Italian Day returns to Commercial Drive for it's 8th year to celebrate Italian culture, community and heritage. It all takes place along a 14 block celebration zone, filled with 200 merchants, food vendors, live entertainment and more. Last year this event took top spot as the largest 1 day cultural street festival in Vancouver, and this year it is expected to repeat.
This year the theme is Anmore and will attract enthusiastic attendees, no matter what age or culture, with its universal message - love.
It all takes place on Sunday, June 11th along Commercial Drive from Venables to Grandview cut from 12pm to 8pm.
As the street will be closed to traffic, it is recommended that visitors walk, cycle, transit or Car2Go (there will be some dedicated parking for Car2Go members) to get to the event. Bicycle Valet will be available.