Italian Day on the Drive Raffle

Win Amazing Prizes!


Travel. Enjoy. Wine. Dine. Love.


This year there is over $9,000 worth of prizes to giveaway – including TWO trips to cities of love in Europe: Rome and Paris!


Support this Italian Day fundraising initiative by buying your tickets at any one of these community locations selling tickets between NOW and June 9:


Da Vinci International Travel – 1428 Commercial Drive
Renzullo Food Market – 1370 Nanaimo Street
Fratelli Bakery – 1795 Commercial Drive
Columbus Meats – 1655 Renfrew Street
La Grotta Del Formaggio – 1791 Commercial Drive
Cannoli King Vancouver/Italia Bakery Vancouver – 2828 E Hastings St #104


Italian Day on The Drive is organized and produced by the Italian Day Festival Society in collaboration with:


The Commercial Drive Business Society
Il Centro Italian Cultural Centre
Anigraph Productions
City of Vancouver

Italian Day on The Drive

By DriveYVR | June 1, 2017

Sunday, June 14, 2020 – Italian Day on The Drive is a vibrant cultural street festival celebrating Italian culture, heritage and respective immigrant contributions in Vancouver. Commercial Drive, also known as The Drive, is home to the annual festival which transforms the street into a lively 14 block, vehicle free, celebration and community festa.

Tourism Vancouver Passport Challenge

By DriveYVR | April 23, 2017

A culturally rich and authentic neighbourhood, Commercial Drive – also known as The Drive – is one of the best and most colourful shopping, dining and nightlife districts you will find in the city; and boasts home to Vancouver’s own 8 block Little Italy, representing more than 60 years of Italian heritage.