The 2021 Watkins Glen Italian American Festival will take place at Clute Park on Friday & Saturday, August 13th and 14th! The two day festival will have live entertainment each day, craft vendors, plenty of great food, carnival rides for all ages, beer garden, vaccine clinic, and much more!

Saturday features several special events including a corn hole tournament starting at 10am, farmers market from 10am – 2pm, a parade honoring essential workers at noon, and a spectacular fireworks display over Seneca Lake at 9:30pm.

Live entertainment at the festival will be The Ampersand Project on Friday at 7:30pm, Italian music in the park from 11am – 3pm Saturday afternoon, and The Variables Saturday night starting at 7:30pm.

Be sure to check the festival’s website for a complete schedule of events!