The Moderno Italiano Festival: Family fun, design, food, and film!
Bring the family, grab your friends, and ride your bike to celebrate contemporary Italian culture at The Moderno Italiano Festival. Festivities from 6-9pm include the Fiat Test Drives, Italian Bike Fashion Show, and Mangia Bevi Mercato, which features tastings of Galbani cheeses, Baci chocolates, Peroni beer, and various Italian wines, as well as locally-made products in the Italian-style, such as Fra' Mani salumi and Corto Olive Oil. Followed by a 9pm movie screening of Gianni e le Donne (The Salt of Life). The outdoor, bike-in theater is set-up in the parking lot at the Public Market Emeryville. Festival-goers are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs. Food is available for purchase. More info at Facebook.com/hotitalian.