Festival of Fine Italian Cars and Food – Hudson Valley Chapter


11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Italian Center
227 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie, NY, 12601

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2nd Annual

Poughkeepsie Italian Center

Festival of Fine Cars and Food 

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Please join us for the second annual Festival of Fine Italian Cars and Food at the Poughkeepsie Italian Center.  This will be a drive, show and dine event open to all makes of Italian cars and those who appreciate Italian culture and cuisine. The drive will begin at 11 am in Fishkill and end at the Italian Center (227 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601) where we will park the cars in the Center’s lot. The Center will be serving an Italian buffet from 1-3 pm. 
Spectators will be able to view the cars in the Center’s lot and enjoy the buffet as well.  This event is open to all makes of Italian automobiles including, but not limited to, Ferrari, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, deTomaso, Lamborghini, Lancia, Pagani, Abarth, Autobianchi, Isotta Fraschini and OSCA.  Come enjoy Italian culture, machines and cuisine.
  • 11:00 AM – Meet at McDonald’s in front of Home Depot, 450 Route 9, Fishkill, NY 12524 (just south of the Route 9 and I-84 intersection) for the drive to the Italian Center
  • 12:00 PM – Poughkeepsie Italian Center, 227 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 for the Festival.
  • A video program on the Italian automobile industry will be presented during the buffet
  • There will be People’s Choice awards for those cars on display
  • For information and to make a buffet reservation:

Mark Searle

18 Hartstone Drive, 

Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Inquiries: 914-456-2823 or HVCFerrari@aol.com

  • Buffet reservation deadline is July 30, 2017, $25 per person.

This is a rain or shine event.