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A.P. Giannini Day on May 6th becomes the everlasting celebration of his contributions to San Francisco’s history

A.P. Giannini Day on May 6th becomes the everlasting celebration of his contributions to San Francisco’s history

Amadeo Peter Giannini, known as “America's banker,” has now his own day of celebration. On his 150th birthday anniversary, the city of San Francisco...
Luce Cinecittá e Italian Cultural Institute present Fellini 100 organized by CinemaItalia San Francisco

Luce Cinecittá e Italian Cultural Institute present Fellini 100 organized by CinemaItalia San Francisco

2020 marks the 100th year since the birth of Italian Director Federico Fellini. He will be celebrated by Cinema Italia San Francisco through his...

Luce Cinecittá e Italian Cultural Institute present FELLINI 100 organized by CinemaItalia San Francisco

2020 marks the 100th year since the birth of Italian Director Federico Fellini. He will be celebrated by Cinema Italia San Francisco through his...
Innovation and Italian tradition make their mark during the 2020 Winter Fancy Food in San Francisco

Innovation and Italian tradition make their mark during the 2020 Winter Fancy Food in San Francisco

January in San Francisco marks the month of food, for food lovers, experts, and professionals. In fact, once again, the Moscone Center was home to...
The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco opens opportunities for Italian healthcare and pharmaceutical companies

The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco opens opportunities for Italian healthcare and pharmaceutical companies

The J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, held in San Francisco from January 13th to 16th, saw the presence of a great delegation of Italian companies...
Italian music, food, cinema, opera: San Francisco’s audience gets it all in one week

Italian music, food, cinema, opera: San Francisco’s audience gets it all in one week

Starting November 17th, San Francisco will be home to a series of events about Italian music, food, cinema, and opera. There will be an opportunity...

San Francisco welcomes President Sergio Mattarella

A celebration, a moment to reflect and an opportunity for the future. Between October 17th and 19th, President of the Italian Republic, Sergio...
San Francisco welcomes President Sergio Mattarella during a three day visit in the Bay Area

San Francisco welcomes President Sergio Mattarella during a three day visit in the Bay Area

A celebration, a moment to reflect and an opportunity for the future. Between October 17th and 19th, President of the Italian Republic, Sergio...
San Francisco honors and celebrates October as Italian Heritage Month

San Francisco honors and celebrates October as Italian Heritage Month

October in San Francisco has now a different feeling: the local Board of Supervisors just unanimously approved Supervisor Catherine Stefani’s...
San Francisco and Assisi honor their first 50 years as Sister Cities

San Francisco-Assisi, the first 50 years as Sister Cities

San Francisco-Assisi, first 50 years as Sister's Cities
The Staff of the Italian Consulate joined Consul General, Lorenzo Ortona, and his wife Sheila for a group photo. Ph Credits Emanuela Quaglia

From Festa della Repubblica to Matera European Capital of Culture

For the 73rd time in their history, Italy and Italians celebrated the Festa della Repubblica , with events across the globe aiming to underline the...

Leonardo’s Knots – art, mathematics or mystery?

I n honor of the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci ’s death (1452-1519), the San Francisco Bay Area will host numerous events, exhibits, and...

Lest We Forget: a homage to the memory of Holocaust by photographer Luigi Toscano

L EST WE FORGET, the message echoing around the San Francisco City Hall was clear: nobody should ever forget the Holocaust and the pain and suffer it...

Benvenuta Air Italy! Milan and San Francisco welcome back a direct flight that makes them closer than ever

“ Welcome Air Italy:” this announcement - showing on the SFO website homepage at the beginning of April - might have caught some travelers by...

San Francisco’s celebrations of Leonardo and his genius coming to an end in May

Seventy years and counting. The Leonardo da Vinci Society of San Francisco celebrates its birthday after its creation in 1949. Three women - Countess...