Fill up on fun!

Enjoy a full course Italian dinner in Marquette Park!

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Want an offer you can’t refuse? Come to The Hideaway, the Memphis Italian Festival’s V.I.P. experience! Located on top of the hill in Marquette Park with a great view of the Chuck Hutton main stage, The Hideaway offers all-you-can-eat food, beer, and wine for $60 per person, plus a private restroom and covered tent. As if that wasn’t enough, your ticket price includes entrance into the festival! Only 100 tickets are available for Saturday night, so grab your friends and celebrate Italian Fest in style!

Dinner will be served 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm with late night snacks beginning at 8:30 pm.

Tickets are $60 per person (21+ only) .

Purchase NOW!!!! Limited quantities available.

Hideaway 2018 Order Tickets Here

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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.

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    Menu – Choice of Chicken Florentine Cannelloni OR Pasta Primavera,
    with salad, bread & desert – 15 tickets

  • Saturday, June 2nd – Valle’s Italian Rebel

    Menu – Choice of Lasagna OR Spinach Florentine Alfredo,
    with salad, bread & desert – 15 tickets

Cafe Sponsors
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Luigi’s Market

Select a picnic basket from Luigi’s Market and enjoy your ItalianLucchesis_Logo 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.DSCF6587-1-X3


Thursday, May 31st

5:30 pm – Wine & Cheese Tasting provided by Empire Distributors

Friday, June 1st

12:30 – Pazzo! – 2017 Gravy Winner
2:00 – Penne Hardaways
3:30 – Ciao, Y’all! – 2017 People’s Choice Winner

Saturday, June 2nd

12:30 – Italian Nanas
2:00 – Elwood’s Shack
3:30 – Mike Working
Recipes from Cooking Demo

Don’t forget about all the great vendors serving everything from toasted ravioli to cannoli, logo-2
along with classic festival fair from funnel cakes to Pronto Pups. It doesn’t get much better than this!

Food Vendors

Coletta’s, Garibaldi’s and Others

Food Sponsor