A Great Way To Pasta Time: Viva L’Italia At Friday Harbour

An Italian Inspired Harbourfest!

Friday Harbour is putting a little green in our red and white! Viva L’Italia is a 3-day celebration of Italian culture with food, entertainment, fireworks, and more! Here are just a few of the things you can do to this weekend.

Car Show

On August 3rd from 10 AM to 4 PM and again on August 4th from 12 PM to 4 PM, you can check out some beautiful Italian cars on the boardwalk! Ferrari, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, and Ducati will be on display in all their supercar glory!

Live Music

All weekend long you can enjoy live music on The Pier!


Kenn Lewis Steel Band – 11 AM to 2 PM
The Tavares Band – 3 PM to 6 PM
Lauren Knowles – 630 PM to 930 PM


Coldjack Band – 12 PM to 3 PM
Claudio Santaluce – 4 PM to 7 PM


Lisa Hutchinson – 12 PM to 3 PM
Jeff Eager – 4 PM to 7 PM

Kids Activities

This is a family-friendly event with tons to do for everyone! Stuff your own furry friend at Build-A-Buddy, get messy designing at handprint crab, play musical chairs with water balloons, get your face painted, tie-dye a t-shirt, or enjoy a family movie under the stars with free popcorn and Back To The Future!

GetĀ Competitive

Show ’em whos boss! For the teens, there will be a basketball shootout tournament to see how many shots you can sink in a row and for everyone, have fun showing off your skills in Italy’s favorite pastime: Bocci Ball!C

Fuoco (Fire)

Enjoy a relaxing campfire on Saturday with gooey and delicious s’ mores and keep your eyes on the sky for the fireworks display at 930 PM! There will also we a second campfire on Sunday night!

Check out the Friday Harbour website for more details on what’s sure to be a fantastic weekend!