CONTACT INFORMATION

AMICI HOUSE & CAFFÈ CARITÀZZA

THU
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
FRI
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
SAT
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
SUN
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

PROGRAM & EVENT CALENDAR

Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.

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Basking in Conviviality

ENRICHING THE COMMUNITY

Convivio provides a variety of enlightening and inspiring arts, culture, and heritage programming—presentations, workshops, film screenings, exhibitions, and more—you’ll find something to suit your taste no matter what you’re looking for in an Italian sensibility. Explore further to see how we engage the community.

What's on the Horizon

CONVIVIO PROJECTS

The Italians of San Diego Docuseries

Arts. Culture. Heritage.

CONVIVIO PROGRAMS

Moving Pictures ❖ Films al Fresco

Cinema Series

Our indoor and outdoor screenings of Italian, international, and Hollywood classics

A different language is a different vision of life.

Music is the harmonious voice of creation, an echo of the invisible world.

Musicarramba!

Musical performances highlighting local artists at Amici House Social Center
SpeakEasy! ❖ Sicilia Bedda!

Language & Culture Workshops

Our language and culture workshops providing enriching experiences in an intimate and nurturing setting

Cultivation of the mind is as necessary as food to the body.

It was impossible to get a conversation going on; everybody was talking too much.

Colloqui

Our presentation and discussion series highlighting Italian and Italian American topics of interest

Enclave Excursions

Exploring the past of San Diego’s Italian quarter through our tours highlighting the neighborhood's rich and vibrant history

For walk where we will, we tread upon some story.

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only infinite passion in life.

Italian Digital History Initiative

Preserving San Diego’s rich Italian American narrative through photographs, documents, and oral histories

Stellar Sounds

Our showcase of renowned musical artists in a breathtaking outdoor venue at Amici Park in Little Italy

Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.

In America, one must be something, but in Italy, one can simply be.

Communitas Award for Leadership

Celebrating Italian-community leaders who have made an impact through academic, business, and civic endeavors

Convivio Scholars

Helping students with scholarships and mentorships to better connect with their community as scholars and leaders

If education is protection to life, you will realize that it is necessary that education accompany life during its whole course.

If the landscape of human emotion were to exist in a country, it would be in Italy.

Italian San Diego (iSD)

Our Italian business and organization directory and free member program for offers and discounts