To kick off the weekend, Italia Unita held an Opening Ceremony with local dignitaries including, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino; Congressmen, Mike Capuano; and local celebrity, HBO's hit series - Soprano's Executive Producer "Frank Renzulli."Entertainment agenda:
- Ricordi D' Italia - Folk Dancers
- Paul London - International contemporary Italian recording artists.
- Luisa Marino - Repertory Italian theater group
- Headliner "Sister Sledge"-Disco Divas
- Seabreeze Featuring -Neapolitan singers - Joe Molino and Angela
As people reveled in the sounds of the feast, while feasting on Italian delicacies, others enjoyed playing bocce on a makeshift court or trying their luck at our Monte Carlo Night. Children enjoyed the amusements, kiddy rides and let's not forget Joe the Magical Clown!