THE ‘LOVE AFFAIR WITH ITALY’ IS A HERITAGE CELEBRATION

 

Growing All The Time, The Feast Features

An Incredible Variety of Traditional Italian Food,

More Than 80 Amusement Rides and Midway Games

Including a Petting Zoo and Pony Rides

Along with Sensational Complimentary Entertainment

 

WHAT:           The 33rd Annual San Gennaro Feast will take place Sept. 11 -16, 2012, in the north parking lot at the Silverton Casino Hotel. The Las Vegas festival celebrating the spirit of San Gennaro features more than 70restaurant food booths, 80 amusements rides and midway games, arts and crafts booths, and complimentary headliner entertainment coordinated and hosted by Tony Sacca, who has been part of the event for more than 25 years. This is the best Italian Heritage Celebration this side of Naples!

 

WHEN:          Sept. 11-16, 2012

 

TIMES:           Tuesday –Thursday    (Sept. 11-13)                 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Friday                         (Sept. 14)                      4 p.m. – midnight,

Saturday                     (Sept. 15)                    11 a.m. – midnight

Sunday                        (Sept. 16)                    11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

                       

WHERE:         Silverton Casino Hotel main parking lots

                       3333 Blue Diamond Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89139

702-263-7777  www.silvertoncasino.com.

 

PARKING:     Free Parking

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

 

FOOD:            Food is vast variety of traditional Italian fare including pasta, pasta and more pasta, fried calamari, calzones, baked clams, pizza, lobster ravioli, Italian fried dough, Italian sausage, peppers and onions, etc.

 

RIDES:           More than 80 amusement rides and midway games including a petting zoo and 

                       pony rides.

                                    POP – Pay One Price to ride all rides endlessly

$25 Tuesday – Thursday / $30 Friday-Sunday

                                  

                        Moms ride free on Tuesday, Sept. 11

                        Dads ride free on Thursday, Sept. 13

 

SEPT. 11:       In remembrance of the ill-fated day for all Americans, the San Gennaro Feast

will honor all military, veterans, firemen, policeman, FBI, Secret Service and Homeland Security with a $5 admission with ID.

                      

CEREMONY: On the second night, Wednesday, Sept. 12, there will be an opening ceremony  featuring  a Traditional Italian Procession with the Knights of Columbus, Military Color Guard, Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Father Dave Cassaleggio blessing The Feast at 7 p.m. on the entertainment stage with Grand Marshals “Jersey Boys” and Grand Lady Denise Clemente.

 

FIREWORKS: There will be a gigantic fireworks display at 9 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16.

                       

TALENT:        Tuesday, Sept. 11, Special “Las Vegas Sings For America” program with

                        entertainment honoring our military, veterans, firemen, policemen and America.

 

                       Complimentary entertainment starting at 4 p.m. with TV personality/entertainer Tony  Sacca hosting and performing with the Saccettes along with Las Vegas’ finest entertainers backed by the Michael T Orchestra.

4 – 5 p.m.        Entertainment

5 – 6 p.m.        Philly Cuzz     

                        6 – 8 p.m.        Traditional Italian Folk Entertainment

                        8 till closing      Tony Sacca and the Saccettes plus Top Line Performers

 

TICKETS:      $9 for adults / $8 for seniors and military at the door

                        Check the website for discounts.

                       Children 54 inches and under are free

                        Discount tickets or group rates, visit www.sangennarofeast.com

 

SPONSORS: Silverton Casino Hotel, Peroni Nastro Azzurro, Butler Amusements and Fiat.