9.12.16 L’Aperitivo Italiano

Our September Aperitivo event was held at Josie’s Italian Restaurant in Boynton Beach. They provided a warm atmosphere and delicious appetizers and cocktails. It was a beautiful night!

8.14.16 Festa di Ferragosto

For the second consecutive year, we celebrated the Italian Summer Holiday of Ferragosto at and with our friends from Gino’s Italian American Market in Hollywood. It was a wonderful day!

7.18.16 L’Aperitivo Italiano

Our Second Italian Summer Happy Hour was a big hit. It was held at Novello Restaurant & Bar in Boca Raton. Nearly 30 guests enjoyed their new small plates and cocktails menu.

7.17.16 Italian Sunday Dinner

Our second Traditional Italian Sunday Dinner, hosted by Jenifer Mangione Vogt, was held in July at Maggiano’s Little Italy. Guests enjoyed the old-world charm this venue provided, including the checkered tablecloths, as well as the delicious food and friendly servers.

6.29.16 Pompano Beach-Termoli

Tony Phillips, president of the William Dimitri Lodge of the Order of the Sons of Italy presided over a ceremony to announce the Sister Cities arrangement between Pompano Beach and Termoli in Italy’s Molise region. The event was held at Caffè Roma.

6.27.16 L’Aperitivo Italiano

A great turnout for the first 2016 Italian Happy Hour event in Boca Raton. Over 40 guests enjoyed a night of great conversation, food and fun, done in the true “Italian” style. The Italian South Florida community is vibrant and ever-growing!

6.5.16 Italian Sunday Dinner

Our first in a series of three traditional Italian Sunday Dinners was held June 6, 2016 at Novello Restaurant & Bar in Boca Raton. Entertainment was provided by Frank “Frankie T” Todaro.

Festa della Repubblica

On June 1, 2016 the celebration of Italian National Day, which commemorates the day in 1946 that Italy became a republic, was hosted by the Consul General of Italy in Miami, Gloria Marina Bellelli, at the Coral Gables Country Club.