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Italian Cultural Arts Council 25th Annual Columbus Day Heritage Celebration – Oct. 9

Date 10.07.2016

Italian Cultural Arts Council 25th Annual Columbus Day and Italian Heritage Celebration takes place on Sunday, October 9 from 10:00 – 12:00 pm and features the Consul General of Italy, Antonio Verde and Keynote speaker Joe Sena, President of the National Italian Bar Association, who will speak about “The Future of Christopher Columbus.”

An exhibit of prior years events and Italian Culture will be featured including past Columbus Day Honorees. Three honorees will be recognized for their contributions to our community and nation with the prestigious Columbus Heritage Award. County and City officials will present proclamations to the Italian Cultural Arts Council. Community Italian Organization members will parade the regional flags of Italy adding to the festivities for the opening ceremony. See the wreath ceremony at the Columbus Monument and view the historic displays of past years celebrations.

Enjoy lunch at Tangata Restaurant following the festivities.

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