Mike Blandina talks about the big weekend coming up in Seaside Heights with Lou & Liz (Lou Russo, Townsquare Media)

This coming weekend is a big one in Seaside Heights as  the Ocean County Columbus Day Parade and Italian Festival comes to town the 11th,12th and 13th.

The festival runs all this weekend long and is going to be fun for the whole family. Hours for the festival are Friday from 4:00pm to 10:00pm, Saturday from 10:00am-10:00pm and on Sunday from 10:00 to 8:00pm.

The weekend will of course include some amazing food, arts and crafts and unbelievable entertainment, including some straight from Italy. And of course, the 22nd Annual Columbus Day Parade will take place at 1 PM on Sunday, October 13th on the Boulevard.