The Embassy of Italy, along with all European Union embassies in Washington, D.C., will hold an open house on Saturday, May 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Italian embassy's open house will of course offer delicious food and fun for the whole famiglia!
Free shuttle buses with two routes will drop participants at various embassies, which this year will be highlighting the theme "Green Europe: Good for the Economy and the Environment." Click here to download a brochure, which provides a map of the bus route.
The open house kicks off Europe Week in the United States, a celebration offering special programs at European Embassies in Washington, D.C., from May 9-16. Events at the Italian Embassy include a May 13 lecture about "Dante, Our Contemporary: Reading the Commedia as the Journey of Our Life" by Frank Ambrosio and a concert by Italian guitarist Carlo Pezzimenti.