Amici Christmas Party

Join us at the American Italian Cultural Center for a night of eating, drinking and Italian conversation! The event includes unlimited pizza, salad, and dessert. We will celebrate the holiday season and learn about Italian Christmas traditions, music, and stories. Tickets are $25 general admission and $20 for AICC members.

Sicilian Wine Tasting with Swirl and the AICC

Join Swirl Wine Bar and Market at the American Italian Cultural Center for a tasting of wines from Sicily. From the volcanic soils of Mount Etna to the dry, arid terroir of Vittoria and the chalky slopes of Menfi, Sicily offers an amazing array of indigenous varietals that thrive in the diverse microclimates across the…

Muffuletta Festival

The Second Annual Muffuletta Festival is this October! Join us at Nor Joe Imports for muffulettas and other Italian food delicacies, music, bocce, and much more!

SOLD OUT Formaggio Italiano: A Cheese Tasting

***SOLD OUT*** This event is sold out. If you would like to be added to the waitlist please contact the AICC: 504-522-7294. St. James Cheese Company and the AICC are teaming up to present an evening of Italy’s two most delicious contributions to the world: Vino e Formaggio! From the top of the boot to…

Festa di Ferragosto

Celebrate the Italian holiday, Ferragosto with the American Italian Cultural Center. Join us for an evening of food, friends, and fun! Ferragosto is a public holiday celebrated annually on August 15 in Italy which coincides with the Assumption of Mary. The celebration however, pre-dates the Catholic church and actually dates back to the Emperor Augustus…

Cheese and Wine with the St. James Cheese Company

St. James Cheese Company and the American Italian Cultural Center are teaming up to present an evening of Italy’s two most delicious contributions to the world: Vino e Formaggio! Don’t speak Italian? That’s okay, we will be speaking the language of WINE and CHEESE folks! From the top of the boot to the toe and…