Looking for an interactive food experience?  Join us in the Demonstration Tent, where you can sit down & watch food demonstrations, sample food & wine while viewing films by Matteo Zengaro.  Learn some Italian language while the kids learn how to make pasta & enjoy other activities.  Please see schedule below for times. Demonstrations, unless noted otherwise, will run for a 20-25 minute duration.

Friday, April 26

5:00 p.m.      Focaccia Bread with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

6:00 p.m.      Alfredo Sauce with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

7:00 p.m.      Basic Italian Language – Dr. Franco Zengaro

7:30 p.m.      CON GUSTO! – film by Matteo Zengaro (run time 24 mins)

 

Saturday, April 27

11:00 a.m.    What it means to be Italian – Antonio Molina

11:30 a.m.    A Family’s Journey from Italy to America – Ron Calcagni

12:00 p.m.    Pasta Making with Amanda Ivy, Low Ivy

1:00 p.m.      Focaccia Bread with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

2:00 p.m.      Alfredo Sauce with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

2:30 p.m.      Wine & Cheese Pairing with Joe St. Ana of Crush Wine Bar

3:00 p.m.      Bruschetta – 3 types, Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

3:30 p.m.      The Clothing of the Italian Gentleman – Paul Rainwater

4:00 p.m.      Italian Wedding Soup, Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

5:00 p.m.      Tiramisu, Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

7:00 p.m.      CON GUSTO! – film by Matteo Zengaro (run time 24 mins)

7:30 p.m.      Basic Italian Language – Dr. Franco Zengaro

8:00 p.m.      Sopravissuti – a film by Matteor Zengaro (run time 1hr. 18 mins)

 

Sunday, April 28

12:00 p.m.     Bruschetta – 3 types, Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

1:00 p.m.       Focaccia Bread with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

1:30 p.m.       The Clothing of the Italian Gentleman – Paul Rainwater

2:00 p.m.       Alfredo Sauce with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

2:30 p.m.       Wine & Cheese Pairing with Joe St. Ana of Crush Wine Bar

3:00 p.m.       Italian Wedding Soup with Christie Ison, CEO, Arkansas Food Jobs

3:30 p.m.       Basic Italian Language – Dr. Franco Zengaro

4:00 p.m.       CON GUSTO! – film by Mattero Zengaro (run time 24 mins)