Save the Date!
Annual Honoree Dinner, Nov. 14, 2021

 Monterey life from the Italian-American perspective.   

Let us guide you through the rich history of the Italian culture of Monterey.  Enjoy the wide array of photos, videos, letters and biographies compiled by the hard-working volunteers of the Italian Heritage Society.  

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Support Our Work

Celebrating the Italian Heritage of the Monterey Peninsula

Upcoming Events

  • 17th Annual Honoree Dinner
    Sun, Nov 14
    Monterey Marriott
    Dinner event honoring local Italian-Americans who give back to the community and celebrate our heritage. Fundraiser includes Live Auction and 50/50 Raffle, with proceeds benefiting our Italian Heritage Society Building, Heritage & Scholarship Fund.

Our Stories: Our Lives

Stories of Italians who settled on the Monterey Peninsula

Louise P. Canepa Composer, Pianist