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The Holidays Have Arrived!

Are you looking for the perfect Italian meats for your holiday chartreuse board? Your guests will love these…. Read more

One Night Only!

Iowa Sister States and the Italian-American Cultural Center of IA welcomes 11th generation Murano glassworker Davide Salvadore for an exclusive lecture on the art of glassmaking. Read more.

A Tavola Con Noi

Come and sit at our table and enjoy a relaxed Italian evening of

Good food and wine-a 4 course meal prepared by Lucca Restaurant

Good Conversation with friends of the Italian American Cultural Center of Iowa Read More

Italian Heritage Dinner

Join us in celebrating our Italian Heritage! more info

September Newsletter

Celebrate with Us! Events for the whole family here.

Hands On Ravioli

Join us for this hands-on cooking experience!

Learn all the steps to make ravioli & take home 2 dozen.

Limited seating. Read More

Volunteer Work Day

Lend a hand at the Center on

Saturday September 10th

9:00am – 12:00pm

2nd Annual Bocce Tournament




Join the fun & register your team!  more info here

Our Vision


Read about our plans for the future here.

Aperol Spritza

Of the several bright red-to-orange Italian bitter aperitivo liqueurs, Aperol is probably the most popular. Originating in 1919 in Padova, Italy, the secret recipe has remained unchanged, but is said to include bitter and sweet oranges, roots, and herbs.