Special Events

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A Downtown Affair on Caroline

Join us for a 6-course dinner on the 1000 block of Caroline Street!

Envision strolling down Caroline Street on an autumn evening and coming upon beautifully adorned white clothed tables beneath soft globes of light. Neighbors and friends fill the street while they chatter and consume local fare enjoying the beauty and charm of Downtown Fredericksburg.

Join us for an extraordinary food collaboration to benefit Fredericksburg VA Main Street’s Downtown programs. Enjoy a six course, al fresco dinner right on the 1000 Block of Caroline Street October 14th, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. followed by a live auction of five destinctive Downtown experiences. Libations will include local craft beers, wines as well as signature craft cocktails to compliment the evening.

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Wine Tastings (20/person)

Next Tasting: Wednesday, September 5 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. 12 spots left -OR- from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m 1 spot left

Taste and enjoy wines from Toscana!  Light antipasti will be included.  $20 per person.

Payment in full is required for registration. No refunds.  Dates can be transferred or exchanged pending that we can fill your spot.  


Cooking classes (30/person)

Learn how to cook like an Italian! Each cooking class will cover the skills needed to cook simple, classic Italian fare. Better yet—you’ll learn from a real Italian chef! Classes are one hour long and include a glass of wine.

Next Cooking Class: TBD

Wow dinner guests with your new found cooking skills.

Payment in full is required for registration. No refunds.  No exchanges. All cooking classes include a glass of wine.  Please note that all of our cooking classes are demonstration based.  While we do include the participants throughout the process, it is not a fully hands on experience.

If you are looking for a class for your group, birthday or special occasion, a private class can be arranged.  Call us to schedule one this summer!


Language Classes (30/person)

Call for a lesson time that works with your schedule!

Learn the most beautiful language in the world. A native Italian will teach you the basics of conversation. Classes are an hour. Enjoy appetizers and beverages at half price during the class!

If you are more advance in your language skills, let us know and we can arrange a special date and time for you.

Class packages are available: 3 pack-$75, 6 pack-$120, 10 pack $150

Payment in full is required for registration. No refunds.  No exchanges.


Chef’s Table (100/person, limited to 14 seats) 

Come ready to enjoy a dinner like you’ve never had before! The bi-monthly chef’s table includes a seven course meal based on a specific region in Italy with perfectly paired wines. The menu and wine list change monthly—always something new. A native Italian will regale you with the history of the region and its dishes. Below are the months and corresponding regions.  Reservations are open for the remainder of 2018. As of May 2018, chef’s tables are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month beginning at 6:30pm.

$50 deposit is required for each reservation.  In the event of cancellation, deposit will not be refunded.  Spots can be gifted but not exchanged.  

August 22- Puglia 0 spots left

September 12- Toscana 2 spots left

September 26- Toscana 14 spots left

October 10- Emilia Romagna 14 spots left

October 24- Emilia Romagna 14 spots left

November 14- Lombardia 12 spots left

November 28- Lombardia 14 spots left

December 12- Piemonte 14 spots left