- $49 for admission for two to the Wines of Italy tasting event on April 9 ($100 value)
The Wines of Italy tasting event kicks off Festa Italia weekend. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Italian Club of Tampa, guests sample 70 Italian wines and dishes by Carrabba’s Italian Grille.
Every year since 1997, Festa Italiana has hosted a multiday cultural event honoring all things Italian. The epic fest showcases more than 35 of the area’s top restaurants, and an impressive set list of local and national music acts. Guests can trace their roots at the genealogy table or compete in the popular Bocce Ball Invitational. To round out the weekend, 70 Italian wines stand at the ready for tasting or dyeing your hair.