CincItalia June 2-4, 2017

Enjoy plenty of food including Spiedini (Lamb, Pork & Chicken) and Antipasto Cups served up by the UIS.

There will be plenty of Entertainment, check out the website for schedules.


The Rusty Griswolds

The Rusty Griswolds have been performing the best music of the ’80s since they started partying together in 1999. A local favorite, they have been voted “Best Party/Cover Band of the Year” TEN TIMES by the readers of CityBeat.


Ray Massa’s EuroRhythms

Ray Massa’s EuroRhythms are the most recognized and dynamic Italian-American show band in the country. A huge hit at Italian festivals and concerts coast to coast, the EuroRhythms bring the swing sounds of Louis Prima, the smooth vocals of Dean Martin, and the harmonies of the Jersey Boys.

Dr Zoot

Dr Zoot

A versatile seven-piece dance/show band, Dr Zoot performs at concerts, festivals, dancehalls, and nightclubs throughout the eastern U.S. Their eight CDs of largely original music have garnered national and international attention, and their music has appeared in film, TV and radio. Elements of jazz, blues, rock, funk, and pop inform their distinctive sound and high-energy performance!

Old Green Eyes

Old Green Eyes & BBG

Dan Radank, AKA Old Green Eyes, is a jazz singer and trumpet player and a throwback to the Sinatra era of the Great American Songbook and jazz standards. Along with pianist Brian Batchelor-Glader (BBG), a protégé of Phil DeGreg, they revive the old standards for a new generation. Get ready to hear the hits from Frank, Dean, Sammy, Tony, Bobby, Nat, and all your favorite crooners!

Marian Procession

Beautiful procession honoring Our Lady, with a brief prayer service led by Father Anthony Dattilo with the Knights of Columbus and First Communicants from St. Catharine of Siena School.

CincItalia Mustache Contest

Open to participants of all ages, the fun CincItalia Mustache Contest features prizes for Best Natural, Best Styled, Tickliest, and People’s Choice. (No artificial ‘staches, please.) Presented by the Cincinnati Beard Barons. Time TBD

Italian Dancers

St. Catharine School students perform traditional folk dances.

On the Bolla Wines Demo Stage

CincItalia’s demonstration stage will feature Italian-themed cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, mixology lessons, art and travel talks. Full schedule will be posted as it becomes available.



Food Preparers Needed For 2017
Our members always look forward to an authentic Italian meal prepared by our chefs. We need volunteers for most of 2017. Please consider taking a month to prepare an entrée, side dish, dessert or the whole meal.
Please see Cindy Meale for details.

Members of UIS can sign in to the website to view the Food Prep Checklist for helpful hints for preparing enough food to feed your amici.

San Antonio’s 80th Annual Spaghetti Dinner


Support San Antonio Church and enjoy a great meal. Carryout orders starting at noon, Dine-in 2 pm until 7 pm. Adults $9, children $4.  Dinners include all you care to eat spaghetti with homemade sauce, handmade meatballs, salad, bread, beverages and dessert! Dinners are served in the Church hall at 1950 Queen City Ave., at White Street.

Sacred Heart Ravioli Dinner

The Sacred Heart Ravioli Dinner is Sunday, October 9th. Dinners begin at noon and end when the food runs out! The dinner is a major fundraiser for the church which helps make our meeting hall affordable. It’s a good meal and a great time where you are sure to meet many old friends.  The dinner relies heavily on the efforts of its many volunteers. Please call Marlene at 922-7007 if you are interested in helping.