- This event has passed.
Meet Us on Arthur Avenue
October 28 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree Want a discount? Become a member!
Join us for our fourth “Meet Us” event as we celebrate Italian-American Heritage Month on Arthur Avenue in Bronx Little Italy on October 28!
The Italian culture found in the vibrant community of Bronx Little Italy sustains a thriving business district that includes world-class restaurants, high-quality artisanal food shops, and specialty stores carrying handmade local and imported items.
Join us for an afternoon of FREE activities that include:
- Walking Tours with Arthur Avenue Food Tours
- Self-guided walking tours
- Rate My Pizza and Cannoli Contests
- Mozzarella Demonstration at Mike’s Deli
- Cannoli Demonstration at Artuso Pastry Shop
- Wine Tasting at Arthur Cantina Wine & Liquor
- Live Music with Luigi Trombetta of Pane E Cioccolato
- Scavenger Hunt with prizes
Event kick off at 2:30 p.m. at East 186th Street at Arthur Avenue.
Shop on Arthur Avenue and get a thank you gift from ABNY when you show us you spent more than $50! Remember to ask each establishment for a receipt upon purchase. Please note that some businesses may be cash-only establishments.
Rate My Pizza, Rate My Cannoli, and wine tasting activities are included in your event registration! You must register separately for the Walking Tours, Mozzarella Demonstration, and Cannoli Demonstrations. Space is limited!
Rate My Pizza Participants (each registrant will try a half-slice at the following pizzerias):
Rate My Cannoli Participants (each registrant will have access to three bakeries to sample one small cannoli at each):
- Artuso Pastry
- DeLillo Pastry Shop
- Egidio Pastry Shop
- Gino’s Pastry Shop
- Madonia Bakery
- Morrone Pastry Shop & Cafe
Rate My Pizza and Rate My Cannoli activities will take place from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Wine tastings will run from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.
See images from the event here.