Aperitivo presented by Mohegan Sun hosted by Giada De Laurentiis part of the LIVEHAPPilly series presented by illy caffè
DATE & TIMEThursday, October 14
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Happiest Hour of The Week
Get the Festival weekend started early! Say “cheers” to our popular Aperitivo event and celebrate the happiest hour of the week! Join the queen of Italian cuisine and Emmy-award winning TV personality, Giada De Laurentiis, for the ultimate Italian-inspired cocktail hour filled with delicious food, friends and of course, Aperitivo cocktails. Snack on endless small plates and Italian canapes and wash it down with signature spirits, beer and wine from New York City bars and restaurants! With our Insta-worthy cocktails, bites and more, you won’t want to miss this pre-dinner ritual featuring the city’s Italian-themed best.
As part of the LIVEHAPPilly series presented by illy caffè, foodies will experience illy’s perfect blend of the nine best Arabica coffee beans cultivated with respect for the environment and enjoyed by coffee lovers all over the world for its consistent, smooth taste. Join us on the Road to Happiness.
- 21 Years of Age and Older
- Casual Attire
- Walk-Around Tasting
Honoring our commitment to ensuring the health and safety of our staff, talent, attendees, sponsors, participants and community, NYCWFF along with all venues will be following official guidance from CDC, New York State Department of Health,New York City Department of Health and with advice from the Mayor’s Office of Citywide Event Coordination and Management. NYCWFF is requiring that all event attendees who are of age 12 and older and event staff (inclusive of chefs, sponsors and volunteers) provide proof of a full COVID-19 vaccination prior to the event. All attendees must use the CLEAR Health Pass to complete the entry requirements by downloading the CLEAR App for free. Anyone presenting symptoms on arrival will be denied entry. Click HERE to read the complete NYCWFF COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols and for instructions to complete the CLEAR Health Pass.