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4th Annual Meatball Eating Competition

Sep 21 | Sat | 1pm | Free
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Beginning September 12th, The Feast of San Gennaro, celebrates its 93rd anniversary this year hosting a variety of activities and events throughout its 11-day celebration. The Feast takes place in the heart of Little Italy, running along Mulberry Street, between Canal Street (on south) and Houston Street (on north). The annual festival presented by Figli di San Gennaro (Children of San Gennaro) is a not-for-profit community organization dedicated to keeping the spirit and faith of the early Italian immigrants alive. The 4th Annual Meatball Eating Competition takes place on September 21st at 1pm. The contest, which made its debut at the festival in 2016, is held in honor of the “unofficial Mayor of Little Italy,” Johnny "Cha Cha" Ciarcia.

Venue: The Feast of San Gennaro

Mulberry St. Map