was held October 12-18, 2009 for the first time
in Las Vegas, Nevada
Here is a clip from the Festival.
|The festival gave people a chance to learn Italian folk traditions in Las Vegas taught by people whose passions keep these ancient traditions alive today.|
|They attended the concerts of traditional performers to hear music that has been the center of the social scene in small villages in Italy for centuries.|
|The Celebration of Italy Festival of Italian Folk Music and Dance gave the people of Las Vegas an opportunity to hear this music which is rarely shared outside of Italy.|