Italian Day on the Drive

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 — 2:53pm PDT
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Vancouver’s own Little Italy is hosting the annual Italian Day on the Drive festival on June 11th, celebrating Italian culture, heritage and respective immigrant contributions in Vancouver. This festival transforms Commercial Drive into a lively 14 block, vehicle free, celebration and community festa!

Italian Day on the Drive

Where: Commercial Drive, Vancouver
When: Sunday, June 11 2017 – 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Admission: FREE

Join over 200 sponsors, merchants, retail booths, food vendors and restaurant patios, for this full day of family fun, and enjoy several stages hosting live music and theatre. Watch for street performers, classic cars, activities and displays, children’s amusement zones and more. Of course there will also be some phenomenal food!

Italian Day On Commercial Drive

For Italian Day 2017, the theme is “Amore”, to celebrate all aspects of life and the magical power it holds to inspire, connect and create infinite possibilities and experiences, both individually and collectively.

Win Dinner for Two

I have the opportunity to give away dinner for two at award-winning Federico’s Supper Club in support of Italian Day! Italian cuisine and welcoming hospitality is served up in an old school atmosphere complete with live music and dancing five nights a week. If you are seeking a culinary adventure or celebrating a special occasion, Federico’s Supper Club is truly a unique experience.

Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Dinner value is $100 for up to two guests. Gratuities not included. Must be 19+. Please enjoy responsibly.

Update The winner is @kardyck!

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  1. I’ve always wanted to try out Federico’s Supper Club

  2. Scott says:

    That sounds like a great meal

  3. Shannon says:

    Yummy, exciting prize

  4. Daniel says:

    Me Mom is in town. Nice!

  5. Linda Webster says:

    Sounds like a fun way to spend the day followed by a great meal!

  6. Jeff says:

    This would be great. Love Italian Day

  7. My partner is an Italian plumber and if I win I’ll make resos’ under Mario and Luigi!

  8. Mario says:

    I hope my partner sees this! I love Italian food!

  9. Jason b says:


  10. Mousemouse604 says:

    Oh love Italian day on the Drive! It’s so much fun

  11. Kaleigh says:

    So much fun!

  12. Cathy says:

    Sounds like so much fun!

  13. Tarrah says:

    Always wanted to try this restaurant.

  14. claire says:

    Federico is so much fun!

  15. Don McQueen says:

    Italian Days! Such a festival!

  16. Melanie says:

    Sounds like a great day out!

  17. Sheila says:

    Per favore 🙂

  18. Kam says:

    This is so much fun + Italian food…yum!!!!

  19. tammy says:

    Would love to go!

  20. Katie L says:

    Sounds like a perfect birthday dinner date for my Italian food loving husband 😊

  21. Bonnie R says:


  22. Sabrina says:

    Can’t believe I’ve never heard of this place!

  23. brandon says:

    I love Italian food

  24. Irena says:

    A chance to practice Tango

  25. Irena says:

    A chance to practice my Tango and Italian.

  26. Shelley Butcher says:

    This sounds fantastic! What a lovely prize!

  27. Wen says:

    Their menus fits my appetite.

    Thanks for the introduction and the contest!

  28. Amy says:

    I love Italian ! I would love to check this place out I’ve heard great things. Maybe I can convince my guy to start liking Italian !

  29. Lorena Grande says:

    When I went to see Tony Orlando a year ago I realized it was the wonderful Fredrico’s clan who were instrumental in putting on this absolutely fun/superb show. Then a few months ago I had my first Fredrico’s dinner experience at a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner for My Sister’s Closet. I would love to go back with a date and dance the night away to to finely sung tunes of the owner himself. How nice is that? 🙂

  30. Neena says:

    Mama mia

  31. Keith says:

    Love Federico’s! Great combination of food and entertainment

  32. Marie Szport says:

    Would love to win this 🙂

  33. Anh says:

    I’d love to go!

  34. Jessica campos says:

    The menu looks great!!

  35. Alice Wong says:

    Yes please! Dinner and dancing makes for a great date night!

  36. Alex says:

    Sounds fun

  37. Linda says:

    Italian Day on the Drive is one of my favourite summer festivals in town.

  38. ariel c says:

    I love Italian Day on the drive!

  39. adam says:

    great food options available on the drive

  40. tracy k says:

    looove federicos!!

  41. Steve says:

    I’d love to share that celebration and dinner! 😃

  42. Janet Y.J. Kong says:

    Would love to try out this restaurant on the Drive!

  43. Chris C says:

    Federico’s sounds like not just a meal, but an experience!

  44. Milynne says:

    I love Italian Day on the Drive!

  45. Michael B says:

    This is one of the reasons I read the Miss 604 blog…to find out new things (to me) about Metro Vancouver! I’ve never been to this restaurant but would LOVE to try it out…thanks for the chance.

  46. Gunner says:

    I am hoping to bring my mom there.

  47. Virginia says:

    I love tiramisu. I would love to try it out at Federico’s Supper Club.

  48. Cindy Smith says:

    Sounds like fun!!

  49. Valerie says:

    Federico’s! <3
    I have still never dined there. #bucketlist

  50. Christie M says:

    Sounds like so much fun!

  51. vancouver mom says:

    Federico’s is so much fun but I haven’t been in 7 years. II just turned 50 and my BFF turns 50 soon too. We would love to celebrate our 37 years of friendship at Federico’s!

  52. Jazzy says:

    This sounds like an amazing prize to win!

  53. Mike Gismondi says:

    This sounds delicious!

  54. Angela Griffin says:

    I love Italian food. This would be fantastic!

  55. Phoebe Dy says:

    This would be lovely!

  56. Jeannie Lam says:

    What a great meal this would be!

  57. Greg says:

    Great place for an evening out, would love to surprise my wife with this.

  58. Mike Munday says:

    Sounds great. we went last year

  59. Karoline says:

    I have never been to Federico’s. Would love to try.

  60. Elizabeth B says:

    What a great sounding restaurant…I would love to dine there!

  61. Cheuk Lau says:

    Thanks Miss 604 for a great contest

  62. Hana Cairns says:

    We would love to win! Just moved to the area and never been before!

  63. Rob bain says:

    Love this place. Good food and good entertainment

  64. Sonya Mann says:

    Would absolutely love a date night with my hubby. ☺

  65. Monica Si says:

    I have never been to this restaurant and would love to try it out.

  66. Stella Panagiotidis says:

    I’m in! ☺

  67. kellie nehring says:

    Ohhh sounds amazing!!

  68. Linda says:

    Hope the weather is nice! This would be a great date night!

  69. L.M.S says:

    That would be a good night out!

  70. Monique says:

    In need of a date night with the husband

  71. Naomi Casiro says:

    Italian Day + Italian supper sounds like a dream!! 🙂

  72. Kathy P says:

    Sounds like a wonderful dinner!

  73. Marlon says:

    Awesome giveaway!! You’re the best Rebecca!!! Would love to take my wife for a romantic dinner to Federico’s while I’m in town before leaving to Price George again for work.

  74. Lisa G says:

    This would be an amazing date night out thank you for the chance to win!

  75. marissa says:


  76. Chris Pella says:

    Italian food is always a treat especially at an authentic Italian restaurant.

  77. Donald says:

    Date night!

  78. Katy Waldegrave says:

    Sounds like a much needed date night!

  79. Bonnie R says:


  80. CJ says:

    Yum! Count me in 😁

  81. Val says:

    Frederico’s is legendary. I would love to go there.

  82. DB says:

    We love Federico’s!

  83. Vince says:

    This is such a fun day out – and Federico’s is so much fun!

  84. Louise says:

    I’d love to try this restaurant!

  85. Kelly says:

    Viva Italia!

  86. rino says:

    That would be a great night out!

  87. tania says:

    What a great meal this would be!

  88. Rita says:

    Oh I heard this place is awesome!! I’d love to win the gift card😊

  89. Stotes says:

    This sounds great!

  90. Cathy says:

    The draw is on my birthday! #fingerscrossed

  91. Roderick says:


  92. Maryanne says:

    This would be such a good night out!

  93. cecilia says:

    Never been there, would make for a fantastic date!!

  94. Jill McDowell says:

    I am always out of town for this but I am finally able to go this year! So excited!!

  95. Ann-Marie Vaughan says:

    I would love to win!

  96. Barb W says:

    I’ve always heard great things about this place!

  97. Mandy says:

    Thanks for the reminder that Italian Day is coming up.

  98. Marina Petruzzelli says:

    Federico’s Supper Club is so good! I would love to go back and treat my boyfriend 🙂

  99. Karen M. says:

    I haven’t been to Frederico’s in years. Love the place. Hope I win!

  100. Diana Serban says:

    Been wanting to check it out for yeaaaars! About time!

  101. Eve Marshall says:

    Yes please – would love to go to Federico’s!

  102. Marisa. P says:

    voglio provare tutto il cibo!!

  103. Eileen says:

    Would love to take my dad for his b’day!

  104. dane says:

    Great grad celebration idea

  105. Anna says:

    I love Italian food.

  106. talia says:

    This would be so cool!

  107. LyNdA says:

    delizioso 🙂

  108. BEN says:

    YES !!

  109. Alana P says:


  110. stan ma says:

    I love Italian food. Ranks right next to Sushi

  111. Holly says:

    If you’ve never been to Italian days, you’re missing out!

  112. Stephanie says:

    I love the drive!

  113. Emily H says:

    This event looks like lots of fun. Restaurant looks great too!

  114. Kristy says:


  115. Sean says:


  116. Hadley says:

    Have lived off the Drive over 3 years and never been…..I’m ready.

  117. Christine Calvin says:

    Can’t wait for Italian day!

  118. Debz says:

    Love the event & the restaurant!

  119. cora whiting says:

    Ho fame e sete , when I will have the pleasure to dine in Federico’s Supper Club?

  120. Jason says:

    We’ll be there!

  121. Jessica T says:

    I’d love to have an excuse to try this place out!

  122. Alex says:

    Italian food is my fave

  123. Tabby72 says:

    Sounds like a great evening out!

  124. Doug says:

    My wife and I would love to go!

  125. Kim says:

    Fun! Have never been there.

  126. Rachel says:

    yes please!

  127. Sherry F says:

    Oh this would be wonderful to win.

  128. Dana says:

    I’d love to try Federico’s!

  129. Maria Fernanda Soto says:


  130. Heidi C says:

    I’ve always wanted to try this supper club. Thanks for the opportunity to win.

  131. MEI LING LIU says:

    i love to win thanks for the chance

  132. phillip chin says:

    this would be a fun a time at the supper club

  133. darci paice says:

    what fun this would be!

  134. Andrea says:

    I would love to go there! I have heard such wonderful things about the place. Thanks for the chance to win 🙂

  135. sandra says:

    Fredericos… the best dinner club in vancouver!

  136. Daria says:

    Viva l’Italia!

  137. Sue says:

    Would love to try!!!

  138. Lisa says:

    I would love to surprise my husband for his birthday dinner.

  139. Lisa says:

    I’ve heard fabulous reviews about Fredericos but have never had a chance to go there. Would love to try it for myself.

  140. Rob says:

    Love Italian food. Would really like to try Federico’s Supper Club.

  141. Lyn says:

    I’ll be at Italian Days! What a treat to dine and dance at Frederico’s.

  142. MIKE says:

    My girl friend will love it when I take her to pasta supper – hope to win.

  143. Ron says:

    Sounds great – thanks for the chance!

  144. Cindy says:


  145. Rachel says:

    I’ve never been, and would love to go!!

  146. ANNA NGO says:

    I’m sure it will be fun and we will enjoy it a lot as this is the first time we know such festival like this. Thanks for your info.

  147. sam says:

    Would love to go!

  148. Sharon says:

    I have heard of Federico’s Supper Club but haven’t been yet. Would be so much fun to spend an evening there!

  149. Bob says:

    Love to win!

  150. Adam says:

    Italian food and culture are for me.

  151. Margaret B says:

    Yes please, would love to win!

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