About Us

Discover the Heart of Italian Culture in Arizona!

Welcome to the Italian Association of Arizona, where passion meets tradition and community thrives!

At the Italian Association, we're dedicated to celebrating and preserving the rich heritage of Italy right here in the desert landscape of Arizona. From cuisine to vibrant cultural events, we're your gateway to all things Italian in the Grand Canyon State!

Join us as we explore the flavors, sights, and sounds of Italy through a variety of exciting initiatives, including language classes, culinary workshops, cultural festivals, and so much more. Whether you're a native Italian, an Italian-American, or simply curious about Italian culture, there's a place for you in our diverse and welcoming community.

Stay tuned as we embark on a journey of discovery, connection, and celebration. From pasta-making classes to lively festivals, there's always something exciting happening at the Italian Association of Arizona!

The Italian Association of Arizona mission:

To be the voice and focal point of the Italian Community of Arizona. To represent and spur growth.
To organize cultural, commercial, and administrative Italian activities in support of and to the benefit of our community as well as the American Community. To be the local entity that will operate in support of different initiatives requested from Italy.
Our vision is to be able to gather in time the necessary financial resources to create an Italian Center with services for the Italian people and support for the Italian Community.

The Italian Association is a 501 C-3 not-for-profit organization recognized by the IRS.

Come be a part of our Italian family and experience the magic of Italy right here in Arizona.