Festa Italiana Entertainment

June 8, 2025 /

Lodi Grape Festival Grounds
10 AM - 4 PM

You’ll feel like you’re walking through Italian streets as sounds of Italy fill Festa Italiana!

Musicians will perform on the Morada Produce Main Stage and the Lagorio Family Benvenuti Stage throughout the day while accordion players and stilt walkers roam the festival grounds.

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Headliner

Pasquale Esposito

sponsored by John and Maxine Ferraiolo

You don’t want to miss these highly-anticipated performances from Pasquale Esposito, sponsored by John and Maxine Ferraiolo, on the Morada Produce Main Stage! The Naples-born musician has released six albums and toured internationally – and is now coming to Lodi for Festa Italiana!

Stop by the Main Stage at 1:00pm to see him live!

Headliner

The Anthony "Nino" Lane Band

sponsored by John and Maxine Ferraiolo

The Anthony “Nino” Lane Band is based out of Monterey, California and headlines at Italian festivals all over the West Coast. Their traditional Italian classics, as well as up to date hits sung in Italian are fan favorites! Festa Italiana committee members took a trip to the San Jose Italian Family Festa to review this fine talent and are very pleased to bring Nino and his group to this years Festa Italiana.

Stop by the Main Stage at 11:30am to see him live!

2024 SCHEDULES by Stage*

*times subject to change

Main Stage

Sponsored by Morada Produce

10:00 – 11:00

11:30 – 12:30

1:00 – 2:30

3:00 – 4:00

The Trucco Band

The Anthony “Nino” Lane Band

Pasquale Esposito

Bianca Orsi & Jose Luis Maldonado

Benvenuti Stage

Sponsored by Lagorio Family of Companies

10:00 – 11:30

11:30 – 12:15

12:15 – 1:15

2:00 – 3:30

Stockton Italian Combo

Kerri Scott

Stockton Italian Combo

Nicolini Brothers

TBD

Bambini Stage

Sponsored by Adventist Health

10:00 – 10:30

10:30 – 11:15

11:15 – 11:45

11:45 – 12:30

12:45 – 1:30

1:45 – 2:30

2:30 – 3:30

3:30 – 4:00

Sparkles & Ravioli

Bambini Dancers 

Rhymosaurs

Sparkles & Ravioli 

Rhymosaurs

Sparkles & Ravioli 

Bambini Dancers and Dance Lessons

Sparkles & Ravioli

TBD

Wine Pavilion Entertainment*

11:30

11:45 – 1:00

11:45 – 1:00

1:00

1:30

2:45

Balliamo Dancers

Nicolini Bros

Fest Accordion Guys
Truco – Bruno – Nicolini

Balliamo Dancers

Balliamo Dancers

Balliamo Dancers

TBD

Chef Demonstrations*

Sponsored by Collins Electrical Company /Gini Family

TBD

10:15 – 11:00


11:15 – 12:00

12:30 – 1:15

1:30 – 2:15

2:30 – 3:15

Foccacia
JoAnn Stevano

Cannoli
Adrian Cardenas

Ricotta Gnocchi
Gary Giovanetti

Cocktails
Nicole Snyder & Rozi Casqueiro

Charcuterie
Alyssa Martinez

Events around the Festival

TBD

Wine and Product Tasting

Wine by the Bottle Sales

Infiorata Flower Petal Art

Historia di Famiglia – A Walk Through Local History

VIP/Sponsor Pavilion

Sponsored by Pietro’s Trattoria and Collins Electrical Company /Gini Family

MC: Bruno Cerri

BE A JUDGE – ONLY $5

Doors open at 1:00pm
Anytime between 1:00pm through 3:00pm
(Until sauce runs out!!! Be early!!!)
in Jackson Hall