Tag: Little Italy

Little Italy’s Biggest Party, Ferragosto, Holds Final Event

| August 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
Little Italy’s Biggest Party, Ferragosto, Holds Final Event

The largest themed Italian-American gala in the country, Ferragosto, returns for its final year with the theme, “Pirates Invade Sicily,” from 6 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, August 17, with a VIP reception starting at 5 p.m. After a decade of bringing the community together to raise money for historical preservation, youth programs and school scholarships, […]

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Romesco Mexiterranean Cocina

| August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
Romesco Mexiterranean Cocina

A Blend of Culinary Concepts San Diego is famous for its Mexican food. The history of the city and its proximity to Mexico have created a Latino influence that is reflected in the authentic flavors found in many local eateries, both large tourist oriented venues and small neighborhood locales. For years, Old Town, where San […]

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Italian With A Twist – Davati Enoteca

| December 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Italian With A Twist – Davati Enoteca

Davanti Enoteca opened in Little Italy some four years ago, the local expansion of a Chicago-based restaurant group founded by Chef Scott Harris. A second local location is in Del Mar. Harris’ restaurant group now operates 33 restaurants in four states, of which 23 locations are Mia Francesca sophisticated fine dining concepts, five Glazed & […]

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Little Italy FESTA! and Sicilian Festival Announce Partnership

| October 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Little Italy FESTA! and Sicilian Festival Announce Partnership

The Little Italy Association is proud to officially announce that the annual Sicilian Festival has merged with FESTA! for one massive cultural festival as the brand new Little Italy FESTA! on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015. The bigger-than-ever 21st annual FESTA! celebration will take over the streets of Little Italy from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., […]

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Travel to Pompeii at Ferragosto in Little Italy

| August 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Travel to Pompeii at Ferragosto in Little Italy

Little Italy’s party of the summer, Ferragosto, returns for its next big bash, “Pompeii: Little Italy’s Toga Party,” on Saturday, August 15 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight with a VIP reception starting at 5:00 p.m. Guests are invited to Amici Park in San Diego’s Little Italy for an evening that calls for guests to bring […]

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“Coming Home to Famiglia: The Works of John Asaro”

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Coming Home to Famiglia: The Works of John Asaro”

  Little Italy’s Meyer Fine Art Gallery  will be hosting a neighborhood fundraising art exhibition, “Coming Home to Famiglia: The Works of John Asaro” from July 9 through August 1 to benefit the Little Italy Association’s Piazza Famiglia project—a 10,000 square foot piazza on Date Street in downtown Little Italy that will become the new […]

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Lingerie that Expresses Attitude and Self Esteem

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Lingerie that Expresses Attitude and Self Esteem

For decades now, the average American woman has considered bras and panties as just underwear – functional and utilitarian garments that are hidden and forgotten as soon as something goes on over them. In 2015 a growing number of women are quickly discovering the magic and excitement of high-quality lingerie, adding enhanced comfort and style. […]

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Grammy Award-winning Thelma Houston Performs

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
Grammy Award-winning Thelma Houston Performs

Malashock Dance is pleased to announce a fabulous new twist to their 5th annual fundraiser, Malashock Thinks You Can Dance! – A Night at Studio 54, at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, March 10.  The entertaining fundraiser will be held at the city’s premiere supper club and music venue, Anthology, in Little Italy.  All proceeds benefit the […]

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Little Italy’s 9th Annual Carnevale Returns

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments
Little Italy’s 9th Annual Carnevale Returns

The Little Italy Association proudly presents the 9th Annual Little Italy Carnevale, 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 18, at the corner of W. Date and India Streets with activities throughout the entire neighborhood. Carnevale will transform San Diego’s historic Little Italy into a scene from Venice with a street closure held at the intersection […]

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