Belmont Business Improvement District hosts Ferragosto Feast

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The Ferragosto Feast, an event that's been held for over 20 years in Little Italy, was held in Belmont Sunday.

Ferragosto is a national holiday that has been celebrated in Italy for more than 2,000 years.

The feast celebrates the season's harvest with food, music and entertainment.

Attendees were offered pasta, pizza, mozzarella and cannoli, and watched Italian musical and theater performances.

Little Italy in the Bronx debuted its new Tuscan wheat pasta line, with wheat from Tuscany and water from the springs of Valdichiana.

 

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