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La Festa Preps: Italian Flag Raised in Scranton

SCRANTON, Pa. -- People gathered outside the Lackawanna County Courthouse in Scranton on Monday afternoon.

They kicked off a big week of preparations for La Festa Italiana by raising the Italian flag.

La Festa is the big celebration on Labor Day weekend of Italian heritage and food in downtown Scranton.

La Festa kicks off Friday afternoon and runs until 8 p.m. on Labor Day.

3 comments

  • burtfan16

    Ok let’s piss and moan about an Italian flag going up and ruin the true meaning of the festival. You know, just like we do with the Irish flag going up during St. Patrick’s Day. We all need something to complain about.

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