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Rizzuto's to host 4th annual 'Mille Ferrari' event

Published 5:36 pm, Thursday, May 23, 2013
  • Ferraris and other classic Italian cars gleam under the sun outside of Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar last year during the third annual Mille Ferrari car show. The eatery plans on hosting the event for the fourth consecutive year on Sunday, June 9. Photo: File Photo , File Photo / Westport News contributed
    Ferraris and other classic Italian cars gleam under the sun outside of Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar last year during the third annual Mille Ferrari car show. The eatery plans on hosting the event for the fourth consecutive year on Sunday, June 9. Photo: File Photo , File Photo

 

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Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar, the New England Ferrari Club and Fiat of Larchmont will hold their fourth annual "Mille Ferrari" event from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 9, in the restaurant's parking lot, 540 Riverside Ave.

The event, to be held rain or shine and free and open to the public, will feature new and vintage Ferraris owned by Ferrari Club members and Fiat, Abarth and Alfa Romeo automobiles from Fiat of Larchmont, according to a news release. It will also include a showing of the Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada race on two large-screen HD TVs, a GoSimRacer Race Car Simulator and GoGo-Kart track from Grand Prix New York Racing.

The restaurant will also offer sausage and pepper wedges and meatball sliders grilled outdoors, wine and San Pellegrino water.

Owners of Italian sports cars and motorbikes may bring their vehicles for free to the event. Spectators may cast their votes for the People's Choice Award for favorite car, the release states.

Lime Rock Park in Lakeville will give away tickets to its upcoming race season at the event.

All proceeds from car entry fees paid by the Ferrari Club will go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut.

Call the restaurant at 203-221-1002 for information.