ITALIAN PUZZLE QUEST

Think you know Little Italy and Italian culture? Prove it!

Join the Italian Puzzle Quest, powered by Lockdown Ottawa. Solve riddles, answer trivia, find hidden items, and perform fun and humourous tasks on social media (if you want to).

Amazing prizes to be won, valued at over $4000!

$15

FILM SCREENING | PINOCCHIO

Plouffe Park 130 Preston Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7P3, Ottawa, ON

Enjoy the fresh air and bring the whole family for a special outdoor screening of the 2019 version of Pinocchio co-written, starring, and directed by Roberto Benigni!

Free

BOOKS AND BISCOTTI

Italian-Canadian Historical Centre 1026 Baseline Road, Ottawa, ON K2C 0A6, Ottawa, ON

Join us for this literary event featuring prose and poetry read by local authors.

Free

LIVE BEDTIME STORY | STREGA NONA TAKES A VACATION

Virtual

Kids love the Strega Nona stories! Join for an exciting new travel adventure with Strega Nona (read in English).

Strega Nona is a beloved children’s series featuring elements of Italian culture. Appropriate for all ages.

Free

MASTERCLASS | MAKING FOCACCIA BREAD ART

Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre 215 Preston Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7R1, Ottawa, ON

Make focaccia art using vegetables to create idyllic scenes! Host Rebecca Drent will take you through this fun activity!

$30

LIVE BEDTIME STORY | STREGA NONA’S HARVEST

Virtual

Kids love the Strega Nona stories! Learn about gardening with Strega Nona and Big Anthony (read in English).

Strega Nona is a beloved children’s series featuring elements of Italian culture. Appropriate for all ages.

Free

MASTERCLASS | A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO ITALIAN WINE

Sala San Marco Event & Conference Centre 215 Preston Street, Ottawa, ON K1R 7R1, Ottawa, ON

Experience Italy through the eyes of world-renowned sommelier Veronique Rivest and increase your knowledge of Italian wines!

$45

GRAND FINALE WEEKEND 2022

Corso Italia (Preston Street)

Italian Week Ottawa's Grand Finale Weekend includes comedy, music, performances, and more.

Free