NEWS 1130 presents Italian Day on The Drive 2019 returning to Vancouver on Sunday, June 9th. Italian Day on The Drive is a vibrant cultural street festival celebrating Italian culture, heritage and community with over 120 street participants, comprised of partners, merchants, vendors and community organizations and an estimated 300,000+ attendees of all ages and cultures.
Commercial Drive, home to Little Italy, is the designated location for the annual festival where the street is transformed into a lively 14-block event. This year’s theme is Comunità. The Drive comes alive in green, white and red with piazza style animated zones, live music, food, patios, fashion, retail vendors, vehicles, activities, children’s zones and more. Italian Day on The Drive represents the largest one-day cultural street festival in Vancouver. Don’t MISS IT.