The inaugural Vaughan Pizzafest welcomed over 16,000 pizza enthusiasts to the Woodbridge Fairgrounds, July 15 through 17. Guests indulged in slices from Ricci’s Pizzeria, Pie Wood Fired Pizza Joint, Il Bistro Pizzeria, Posto, Slopes of Vesuvius, Ice Cream Patio, Via Mercanti and Tutti Panini. There was also plenty of craft beer to pair with the pizza, such as Lake Wilcox, Beau’s, Mill Street and many more. Highlights included emcee and funny man Frank Spadone, with acts including Joee, Carlo Coppola and several talented local bands. Vaughan’s own Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua was also in attendance.
photos courtesy of Vaughan Pizzafest & Office of the Mayor of Vaughan