CLARK, NJ – Rides, games, music, crafts, raffles, beer and wine tent and a huge selection of food are just some reasons neighbors far and wide attend the 13th Annual Italian-American Feast hosted by the Clark chapter of UNICO.
The feast kicks-off Thursday at 6 p.m. and goes until 10 p.m. with musical entertainment by “Party Host DJ.” The fun continues Friday starting at 6:00 p.m. with the “Front Lawn BBQ Band.”
Saturday hours are 1 p.m until 11 p.m. Popular local cover band “Three Piece Nugget” takes the stage at 6 p.m. and will get the crowd rocking with classic and modern favorites.
On Sunday the feast opens at 1 p.m. “Austin Giorgio” takes the stage at 2:00 p.m. Then the ever-popular doo-wop group “Sounds of the Street” will get the crowd dancing and singing along when they start playing at 4 p.m. until the 8 p.m. close.
There is no shortage of food choices at the annual affair. Italian favorites from a number of vendors top the menu: sausage and peppers, pasta, pizza, eggplant parmigiana, zeppole, cannoli, sfogliatelle and the list goes on. Fan favorites like Korean barbecue, gyros, seafood, burgers, hot dogs, sliders, roasted corn on the cob, kettle corn, funnel cake will all be there, too. Thirsty? Lemonade and soda for the little ones; beer, wine and peaches soaked in wine for the grown-ups.
There will be lots of rides and Carnival games lining the midway and there will be regular 50/50 drawings and the Super 50/50 drawing on Sunday night. Visitors can also check out the crafts, novelties and gifts for sale.
The feast is held on the grounds of the Clark Municipal Complex at 430 Westfield Avenue. Parking is available at the Arthur L. Johnson High School.
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