Kenton Ridge 2014 Marching Band Competition Winner
Columbus Italian Festival 2015 Parade Grand Marshal:
Rep. Michael Stinziano“I’m honored to lead a parade that celebrates the heritage of my family and the many Italian-Americans who live here in central Ohio,” Stinziano said. In making the selection, parade organizers said that Stinziano’s family “has a long history in the Italian Catholic faith stretching from Columbus, Ohio, back to Old World Italy.”
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Columbus Italian Parade
& High School Marching Band Competition
Sunday, October 11th, 2015 * 1:00 p.m.
The Columbus Italian Parade is a celebration of all things Columbus and Italian and Italian Columbus.
Not only will there be Competing High School Marching Bands, you’ll see Italian Dancers, Santa Maria Replicas, Classic & New Cars, and other entries featuring Columbus and Italian History & Culture. It’s a parade even Christopher wouldn’t miss! This year’s theme is “Faith Family and Friends”.
Staging information will be announced July 2015
Parade – Information:
High School Marching Bands will perform once again at the Columbus Italian Festival’s main tent to determine the Best in Show! One High School Marching Band will be awarded a Columbus Italian Parade Championship Trophy.
All entries must submit a registration form. (Please click link above)
For more information: Contact the parade chairman, John Contino, at 614-214-8473
or contact Deb Roberts at 614-228-1868