Get ready, amici - we’re saying ‘ciao’ to summer Italian-style at our Summer Kick-Off Party! On Friday, June 23, we are going bigger than ever before with our first all-access party of 2023. For one night only, our marketplace will be closed to the public and open to ticket holders who can experience an all-inclusive party with 25+ Italian bites, 10+ spritz, 5+ wine bars, live music and entertainment, chef demonstrations, photobooths, local and Italian partner pop-ups, and so much more. After all, no one summers better than Italians do.
Our chefs are crafting a menu filled with your Italian favorites including regional pizzas, salumi and formaggi, housemade gelato and sweets, artisanal pastas, and much more. To pair, our experts are ready to fill your glass with regional Italian wine, craft cocktails, and local brewed beer.
We are offering two check-in times for the event to ensure seamless entry for all guests. No matter which time you choose, you’’ be able to enjoy everything that our Summer Kick-Off Party has to offer!
Tickets are $125 per person and include:
- Unlimited tastings of 25+ Italian bites
- Unlimited drinks from 5+ wine and cocktail bars
- Free in-person chef demonstrations and activations
- Live music and entertainment from local Chicago talent
Please bring a printed copy of your email confirmation or show it on your mobile device.
Some seating will be available, however this is primarily a standing event.
This is a 21+ event. All guests at this event must show valid government-issued identification at check-in to prove they are 21 or older.
Pricing is inclusive of service and exclusive of Chicago sales tax.
Please note your registered time. Doors will open at the recorded time slot for which your ticket was purchased, and guests will not be allowed in earlier than the time written on their confirmation.