Galbani Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival

Thu, July 13 - Thu, July 13 : Event Space

Today Dec 15, 2017


Italian Heritage Festival

Galbani Italian Heritage Festival

Buffalo’s Outer Harbor welcomes the festival to its new home!


The Galbani® Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival is the nation’s second largest street festival and a treasured tradition among locals. The family-friendly festival, which celebrates 30 years of authentic food, lively music, and entertaining cultural traditions, will be held from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on July 13-16.

Event Details

July 13-16, 2017


Outer Harbor Event Space

325 Fuhrmann Blvd.

Buffalo, NY 14203



The Outer Harbor event will provide numerous activities for a $5 admission fee, including:

  • Bocce ball tournament
  • Italian Idol and Miss Italian Festival competition
  • Cultural heritage activities
  • Local entertainment
  • Children’s activities and crafts
  • Grape stomping contests
  • Italian car show
  • Sicilian puppet shows


Admission Info:
General Admission $5
Seniors $2
Kids 12 and Under FREE
Veterans FREE
Bonus! FREE admission Thursday and Friday between 11am – 2pm

Also, FREE PARKING will be located at 325 Fuhrmann Blvd!


Event highlights include a live performance by Sal Valentinetti, a finalist on “America’s Got Talent,” Season 11 and the always popular Celebrity Galbani® Cheese Building Contest.


Coming to the Galbani Buffalo Italian Heritage Festival this week? Skip the parking and grab an Uber down to the Festival! Use the promo code “OUTERHARBOR” for $20 off your first Uber ride. To enter, tap the menu in the top right corner of the app, go the ‘Payment’ tab and then tap ‘Add Promo/Gift Code’ to enter the promo code.
The pickup/drop off location of will be at Wilkeson Pointe which is a short walk to the Italian Festival (Expires 9/13/17)


Best of Festival Sponsor – AAA Insurance 

*Winners to be announced*

Triple-A does home & auto insurance just as well as they do towing and flat tires! Go see the agents at the Triple-A table and see how much you can save with Triple-A insurance.









For the 19th consecutive year, Galbani® cheese, previously known as Sorrento Cheese, is proud to act as the title sponsor. During the festivals, guests can visit the La Cucina Galbani® cooking stage every day for delicious recipe ideas and demonstrations from Chef Marco as well as complementary samples of recipes created with Galbani® products.