Taste of Italy

Taste of Italy

Taste of Italy is Los Angeles’ premiere Italian Food and Wine event featuring award-winning restaurants and wineries, with fantastic entertainment in a spectacular setting.

The 10th Annual Taste of Italy will be held October 13th, 2018.



To find out more about becoming a Restaurant Participant or Beverage Participant at Taste of Italy 2018, please email our Event Coordinator.

Partial List of 2018 Participants

Special Guests

Nick D'Egidio - A Celebration of Frank Sinatra
DJ Lo - Spinning Irresistible Grooves

Why Sponsor Taste of Italy?

Participating in Taste of Italy, Los Angeles’ premiere Italian Food and Wine event, provides the opportunity to connect with upper-income, sophisticated, cross-cultural audiences from Southern California and beyond. Drawing over 2,500 attendees, including dignitaries, civic leaders and celebrities, the event delivers a unique combination of excellent media value, product placement and client entertainment options.

Taste of Italy receives significant media attention, including coverage from the most-watched networks in Southern California. Through a variety of marketing opportunities, Taste of Italy sponsors receive an average of $65,000 in sponsorship value.

Proceeds from Taste of Italy support educational programming and other initiatives related to the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles’ mission. The IAMLA is a 501 (c) 3 charitable organization.

Find out more about becoming a Sponsor at Taste of Italy 2018.

Taste of Italy 2018 Sponsors

Gruppo I Vinai Birra Moretti LA Opera El Pueblo Fernet-Branca Wells Fargo Del Grosso 1st Century Bank Di Stefano Cheese DelGrosso Urbani Truffles Malfy Gin Foodiamo Luigi Bormioli Parma LaRocca Umina Brothers Perricone Farms Matteo Pasquini Espresso City National Bank De Nigris


Event address:
Pico House and The Plaza
424 North Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Go Metro!


Metro Trip Planner

El Pueblo Parking Lot Map & Rates

Show your TAP card at the box office and save $5 on General Admission and $20 on Premiere Tickets.

Take the Red, Purple, Gold, or Silver Line to Union Station. Taste of Italy is happening at Pico House, across the street from the station. Plan your trip using the Trip Planner below or call 323.GO.METRO (323.466.3876).