First Taste of the Italian Heritage Festival

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The 13th annual Italian Heritage Festival will be March 28th through the 30th at 405 Williams Blvd in Kenner. Friday the doors will be open from 7pm-10pm, Saturday from noon to 10pm and Sunday noon until 9pm.

Musical guests include the Top Cats, The Yat Pack, Navy Rock Band, Lena Prima, Bucktown Allstars and the Nola Treble Makers.

There will also be plenty of food from several restaurants including Gendusa Family Delights.

Erin Nicole speaks to festival president and founder Nick Congemi and chef Troy Gendusa about the event.