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Italian festival to kick off in downtown Youngstown; some roads to be closed

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The 29th annual Greater Youngstown Italian Festival kicks off this weekend.

The event runs Friday, August 1 through Sunday, August 3.

There will be multiple entertainers, a Little King and Queen contest, and the Grand Raffle drawing Sunday evening.

Plus, over 40 Italian restaurants and food vendors will be at the festivities.

The festival will also bring some road closures downtown.

Starting Wednesday at 3 a.m., Phelps, Market, Champion and Walnut Streets will be closed from Boardman to Commerce Streets until 7 a.m. on Monday.

 

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