Check out the upcoming events and activities taking place at the Italian Club of Tampa!
The events listed below are being hosted by the Italian Club and/or our affiliates. Please click on the flyers to get detailed event information. If you would to purchase tickets to any of our upcoming events, please click the link provided or call the phone number listed on the event. Proceeds from our events benefit the Italian Club Building & Cultural Trust Fund, a registered 501C3 organization (Certificate #:59-2708291) dedicated to the ongoing preservation of our historical facility and the commitment to the Club mission statement.
Ybor City’s Annual Fiesta Day Street Festival
Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, 11:00am-6:00pm
The Italian Club of Tampa is excited to once again be participating in Ybor City’s Annual Fiesta Day on Saturday, February 23rd! We encourage you and your family to attend this annual street festival on 7th avenue celebrating the rich culture and heritage in Ybor City! Make sure to stop by the Italian Club booths and support the Club! We offer delicious Italian food, a full cash bar, music, gift shop, and historic building tours! This is a family friendly event, with no charge to attend
Feast of St. Joseph
Sunday, March 10th
Mass @ 11:00am (3rd Floor), Feast & Altar 12:00pm-2:00pm (2nd Floor)
We invite you to join us as the Italian Club of Tampa celebrates 125th Anniversary of the signing of our Club Charter by hosting the First Annual Feast of St. Joseph. The event will begin at 11:00am with a traditional mass, followed by a traditional feasting table of pasta with meatless sauce, cauliflower bechamel, baked fish and vegetables, bread, and dessert. There is no cost to attend, however donations will be accepted at the door. All proceeds from donations will benefit St. Josephs Church & The Italian Club Building & Cultural Trust Fund.
Rough Riders St. Patrick’s Parade Bleachers & After Party
Sunday, March 16th
Bleachers & Parade @ 8:00pm, After Party 9:00pm-12:00am
PRIVATE BLEACHERS – The Italian Club will have LIMITED SEATING in our Club Bleachers. These seats are among the best on the parade route, with a front row seat on 7th Ave in front of the Club. At the conclusion of the parade, bleacher seat pass holders will also have complimentary entry to the Club’s after party. Bleacher seats are available for purchase on-line, no refunds. $30 per person (plus all taxes and fees). AFTER PARTY – The Italian Club of Tampa is partnering up with The Rough Riders to bring you the OFFICIAL St. Patrick’s Night Parade After Party! This event will feature two floors of music, dancing, and full cash/credit bars. We welcome all Club Members, Krewes, and the General Public. No outside food or drinks will be allowed to be brought in. Tickets for after-party are available at the door only.
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
Thursday, April 4th
5:30pm-8:30pm, food service 6:00pm-8:00pm
April 4th, 1894 was the day our Club charter was signed and we invite you to join us as we kick off this milestone year by coming together as we have always done – over a delicious plate of spaghetti and meatballs! Our CRUSH Happy Hour Catering Team, led by Chef Enzo Pardo will be preparing the evenings meal using recipes passed down through generations. Attendees are in for a delicious meal among friends and family, with great music and camaraderie! This event is open to the public, and it will be a family-friendly event. Tickets are $12 (members) and $15 (non-members) – all prices subject to tax and service charge. All proceeds generated from this event will go towards the Italian Club Building & Cultural Trust, a recognized 501C3 organization.
Italian Heritage Day
Saturday, April 6th
11:00am-5:00pm – Ybor City
Italian Heritage Day on Saturday, April 6, 2019 will continue the spirit of the Main Event of Festa, and will be a free admission day filled with cultural and fun activities for guests of all ages. Programmed activities at Italian Heritage Day will include the annual bocce tournament and homemade vino competition, the Italian Club cooking tent, and a grape stomp.
Winefest of Italy
Sunday, April 7th
FESTA ITALIANA Tampa invites you to Winefest of Italy on Sunday, April 7, 2019 presented by Marathon Petroleum Corporation. VIP Hour: 12pm to 1pm | General Admission: 1pm to 4:30pm. Guests of Winesfest of Italy will SAMPLE over 80 wines from Italy & California, TASTE Italian cuisine, ENJOY delicious bites, SIP on complimentary craft cocktail samples, BID on over 100 featured items at the Silent Auction, ENJOY live entertainment, PURCHASE your favorite bottles of wine after sampling them. The Italian Club of Tampa will be showcasing Italy’s vast wine regions. A selection of wines from California’s regions will also be available for sampling. A Wine Shop will be available to conveniently purchase your favorites bottles after sampling them. Admission for Festa Italiana’s Winefest of Italy on Sunday, April 7, 2019 (Ages 21+):$40.00 early bird discount (starts 2/11 – limited ticket quantity), $50.00 Italian Club members, $65.00 (after March 18, 2018), $100 VIP – VIP ticket holders will have a one-hour early entrance into the event, w/ sampling of premium wines between 12pm to 1pm that will not be available to general guests.
Italian Club Ladies Auxiliary: Themes ‘n Tea
Saturday, May 11th, starting at 1:00pm
The Italian Club Ladies Auxiliary invites you to celebrate Mother’s Day at their Annual Themes ‘n Tea Celebration. Each table will have a designated captain, who will select and sponsor a theme for their tables. Groups or Individuals without a captain are most welcome! Come and enjoy a beautiful afternoon of themed tables, delicious tea inspired recipes, and special guest performances! Questions About The Event? Please contact the Event Chairperson, Gilda Capitano @ 813-781-4808 or via email at GildaFCapitano@aol.com. To Make A Reservation: Contact Jackie Kasperski at Cousin1250@aol.com.