Fill up on fun!

Enjoy a full course Italian dinner in Marquette Park!

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Looking for the ultimate experience at the Memphis Italian Festival? Then Luigi’s Hideaway is the answer! Luigi’s Hideaway is a V.I.P. tent located in the center of Marquette Park, on the top of the hill, right in front of the Chuck Hutton Main Stage. Here you can enjoy all you can eat food, beer & wine. It’s the perfect spot to relax and watch the concert! But that’s not all… the Premium Pass also includes your admission into the park!

More info to come in March.


Luigi’s Cafe

Have dinner in the air conditioned comfort of Luigi’s Cafe while overlooking the park and enjoying the music and people.

Dinner will consist of a meat or veggie entree, salad, bread and dessert, all for just $15.  Service begins at 6:00 pm; first come first served. (no reservations)  We will have sodas, water and wine available for an additional cost.

  • Friday, June 1st –

  • Saturday, June 2nd – 

Luigi’s Market

Select a picnic basket from Luigi’s Market and enjoy your Italian delights on the field!

Visit the Luigi’s Market and shop for authentic Italian food.
Market hours during the Festival:
Thursday, May 31st 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday, June 1st 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, June 2nd 11:00 am – 9:00 pm


Cooking Demonstration

Looking for a more interactive dining experience? Join one of many area restaurants conducting cooking demos in an air-conditioned Cooking Tent. The Cooking Demo tent is FREE to the public and you can come, sit down, watch a demo, and then sample the food.

Thursday, May 31st

5:00 pm – Wine & Cheese Tasting

Friday, June 1st

1:00 pm –

2:00 pm –

3:00 pm –

Saturday, June 2nd

12:30 pm –

2:00 pm –

3:30 pm –

Don’t forget about all the great vendors serving everything from toasted ravioli to cannoli, along with classic festival fair from funnel cakes to Pronto Pups. It doesn’t get much better than this!