Belmont hosts Ferragosto Italian Festival

The festival has been held in Belmont for more than 15 years.

The festival has been held in Belmont for more than 15 years. (9/8/13)

BELMONT - Belmont hosted its annual Ferragosto Festival today as a celebration of Italian culture.

The Ferragosto Festival signifies the traditional vacation time for Italian families. The festival has been held in Belmont for more than 15 years.

Thousands attended the festival, which featured traditional Italian music and food. Organizers say the event draws more and more people every year.
 

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