53 Annual Columbus Day Tournament of Bands and Italian Festival

By WBNG News

October 2, 2012 Updated Oct 2, 2012 at 6:11 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) It took a one year hiatus but it's back and better than ever. The 53 annual Columbus Day tournament of Bands, Parade and Italian Festival is Monday. Ron Sall and Lindsay Meehan were in the studio to tell us more.

The event will be held in downtown Binghamton on Monday, October, 8 starting at 10 a.m. from the corner of Main and Arthur Streets coming to down to State Street.

The Italian Fest will be on the side of Boscov's at the corner of Court and Water Street. All downtown businesses and restaurants will be open.

There will also be live music.