Booth & Activity Map

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Here is a listing of the vendors, merchants, and activities you can expect to see!

FOOD AND BEVERAGE MERCHANTS (OUTDOOR):

  • Abruzzo (1321 Commercial Dr)
  • Arriva Ristorante Italiano w/ patio extension (1537 Commercial Dr)
  • Biercraft w/ patio extension (1191 Commercial Dr)
  • Cafe Napoli w/ patio extension (1670 Commercial Dr)
  • Caffe Roma (1510 Commercial Dr)
  • The Cannibal Cafe w/ patio extension (1818 Commercial Dr)
  • Charlatan Restaurant w/ patio extension (1447 Commercial Dr)
  • Daily Catch – Food  Truck (1418 Commercial Dr)
  • Dolce Amore (1588 Commercial Dr)
  • Euro Bagel Cafe (1468 Commercial Dr)
  • Falconetti’s Sausage Grill w/ patio extension (1812 Commercial Dr)
  • Federico’s Supper Club w/ patio extension (1728 Commercial Dr)
  • Kishimoto Sushi (2054 Commercial Dr)
  • La Mezcaleria w/ patio extension (1622 Commercial Dr)
  • Libra Room (1608 Commercial Dr)
  • Lombardo’s Pizzeria (1641 Commercial Dr – inside Il Mercato)
  • Palki Restaurant w/ patio extension (1130 Commercial Dr)
  • Portuguese Club (1144 Commercial Dr)
  • The Reef Restaurant w/ patio extension (1018 Commercial Dr)
  • Rinconcito Restaurant (2062 Commercial Dr)
  • Scandalicious (1340 Commercial Dr)
  • Siddhartha’s Indian Kitchen (2066 Commercial Dr)
  • St. Augustine w/ patio extension (2360 Commercial Dr)
  • Stix Restaurant (903 Commercial Dr)
  • Sushi King (1431 Commercial Dr)
  • Swiss Style Nuts (1397 Commercial Dr)
  • Tandoori Palace (1439 Commercial Dr)
  • Timbre w/ patio extension (2068 Commercial Drive)
  • Triple A Market (1626 Commecial Dr)
  • Turks Coffee Lounge (1276 Commercial Dr)
  • Zawa Restaurant w/ patio extension (920 Commercial Dr)

GUEST FOOD & BEVERAGE VENDORS

  • Associazione Culturale Calabrese (3rd Ave, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Bella Gelateria (between Napier St and William St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Cioffi’s (4th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Famiglia Bagnolese Society (Kitchener St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Gio2Go – Food Truck (between Napier St and William St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Hotties Foods – Food Truck (Parker St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Il Centro (Italian Cultural Centre) (Gravely St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Italia Bakery (Kitchener St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • La Societa Civitanovese (Charles St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • PazzaRella – Food Truck (between 2nd and 3rd Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Pepsi Taste Challenge – SDI Marketing (lane between 2nd and 3rd Ave, west)
  • Street Meet – Food Truck (Napier St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Suburban Spoon – Food Truck (Parker St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Via Tevere (William St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Wilkyz Grill – Food Cart (between 5th and 6th Ave, Commercial Dr – west)

MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT:

  • Stage 1 (2nd Ave)
    • 12:00 – 12:55 Opening Ceremony
    • 1:00 – 1:30 City Opera
    • 1:45 – 2:50 Gianni Fuoco
    • 3:30 – 4:30 Federico Fuoco & Fire
    • 5:00 – 5:30 Jacqueline Conoir Fashion Show
    • 5:45 – 5:55 Frankie Cena
    • 6:00 – 7:00 Carmelina Cupo
  • Stage 2 (Grant St)
    • 1:00 – 1:20 Famee Furlane Dancers
    • 1:25 – 1:40 Trevigiano – Veneto Children’s Choir
    • 1:45 – 2:10 Coro Folcloristico Trevigiano – Veneto
    • 2:15 – 2:45 Langley Ukelele Ensemble
    • 2:55 – 3:35 Pasta Eating Contest
    • 3:50 – 4:20 Pizza Tossing Contest
    • 4:25 – 4:35 Antonio Larosa
    • 4:40 – 5:05 Vancouver Italian Folk Chorus
    • 5:10 – 5:25 Stephen Scaccia
    • 5:30 – 5:45 Mariah Crudo
    • 5:50 – 6:15 Watermelon Eating Contest
    • 6:30 – 7:15 Grape Stomping Contest
  • Music Tent – Lou Marocco & Vic Mazzei (betweem William St and Charles St, Commercial Drive – west)
  • Music Tent – Other Music Guests (2016 Commercial Dr)

ACTIVITIES:

  • Alumni Autograph Signing – Darcy Rota / Canucks, Sam Lenarduzzi / Whitecaps, Gerald Roper / BC Lions (between William St and Charles St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Bocce Court (3rd Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Britannia Centre (Napier St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Fun Zone (Grandview Park)
  • Grape Stomping Contest (Stage 2)
  • Little Italy Kids Zone (Grandview Park)
  • Pasta Eating Contest (Stage 2)
  • Photo Booth (between Grant St and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Pizza Tossing Contest (Stage 2)
  • Watermelon Eating Contest (Stage 2)

LA CUCINA ITALIANA – Chef Cooking Demonstrations (Graveley St, Commercial Dr – east)

  • 1:30 Chef Nick Grant (of Federico’s Supper Club)
  • 3:00 Chef Peppe Gioe ‘The Singing Chef’
  • 4:30 Chef Nevada Cope (of Il Centro – Italian Cultural Centre)
  • 6:00 Chef / Instructor Romy Prasad (also host of the event)

OTHER BOOTHS:

  • Alchemy Fashions (between 6th and 7th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Barefoot Contessa (1928 Commercial Dr)
  • BC Hydro (between 4th Ave and McSpadden Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Blue Sky Clothing (1312 Commercial Dr)
  • Blvd Skate Shop (1997 Commercial Dr)
  • Boffo Properties (in the lane between Grant and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Car2Go (4th Ave, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Carter Fiat (Charles St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Clark Kent Productions (between 6th and 7th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Columbus World Travel (1428 Commercial Dr)
  • Commercial Drive Business Society – Raffle / Info Booth (between Grant St and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Co-op Bookstore (1391 Commercial Dr)
  • Dream Designs (956 Commercial Dr)
  • Expedia (1832 Commercial Dr)
  • Ferrari Maserati & Classic Car Display (between Charles St and William St – west)
  • High Fidelity Hair Studio (1035 Commercial Dr)
  • JACKfm (between 1st Ave and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Jacqueline Gorrick (between 6th and 7th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Jean Queen (2277 Commercial Dr)
  • Judson’s Handicraft (between 5th and 6th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Kali Trading (1000 Commercial Dr)
  • La Salle Studio (2155 Commercial Dr)
  • Luisa’s Paintings (Grandview Park)
  • M. Cuccione Foundation (between Grant St and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Mari Muray (between 5th and 6th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Mercato Dental Centre (1617 Commercial Dr)
  • Milani Plumbing (Grant St, Commercial Dr – west AND between McSpadden Ave and 5th Ave, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Mintage (1714 Commercial Dr)
  • Moneymart (902 Commercial Dr)
  • National Massage Chairs (2125 Commercial Dr)
  • New Start Bridging (2108 Commercial Dr)
  • News 1130 (between Graveley St and Grant St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Paranada (1505 Commercial Dr)
  • Raffle Booths (4) (2nd & Commercial Dr, Grant & Commercial Dr, 1478 Commercial Dr, and 1520 Commercial Dr)
  • Royal Afric (between 3rd and 4th Ave, Commercial Dr – west)
  • SONiC (between 1st Ave and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Sprott Shaw College (between 1st Ave and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • St. Francis of Assisi Parish (between Napier St and William St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • St. John’s Ambulance (between 3rd and 4th Ave, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Steve Nash Fitness World (William St, Commercial Dr – east)
  • Sweet Lulu’s Costume Company (betweem 1st and 2nd Ave, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Vancity (between 1st Ave and Graveley St, Commercial Dr – west)
  • Wander (1146 Commercial Dr)
  • Vancouver Ducati BMW / Ducati Richmond / Pacific Motosports (between William St and Charles St, Commercial Dr – east)

For a visual synopsis of what Italian Day on the Drive 2013 has to offer, check out our highlights page filled with photos!