Welcome to the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club

Welcome to the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club (SFIAC), San Francisco's premier Italian fraternal organization located in the heart of San Francisco's Little Italy, North Beach. The SFIAC traces its roots back to 1917 and since 1936, has been located at its present location at 1630 Stockton St.

The SFIAC is the heartbeat of the Italian community in San Francisco and has catered weddings, parties, and cultural- and community-based events to Italians (and non Italians) for generations. Each year, the SFIAC hosts one of America’s oldest foot races (the Statuto Race), a Columbus Day celebration, an Italian Festival, a bocce tournament and picnic, regional dinners and spectacular member-only events.

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The May - June newsletter for 2015 has been added to the website.  Check it out by clicking Newsletter from the main menu above.





SFIAC Hall of Fame Dinner

SFIAC Hall of Fame Dinner

Date: Friday, June 5
Price: $55 for members and guest
Time: Cocktails ~ 6pm and Dinner ~ 7pm
Menu:  Salad, Antipasto, Mushroom Risotto, Chicken Piccata or Calamari Steak, Seasonal Vegetables, Potatoes, Wine, Coffee, Tea and Dessert.  Tickets on Sale Now!!


SFIAC SHOOTING CLUB
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The SFIAC shooting club will be getting together on Sunday, June 14th at 10 AM at the Richmond Rod & Gun Club in Richmond, CA. Steve Caporelli will be at the trap range and Nickolas Marinelli will be at the pistol and rifle ranges. Trap costs about $17.00 for a round of 25 and includes a box of ammo. The 25-yard pistol range and 100-yard rifle range cost $12 per shooter per day for pistol, rifle, or shotgun practice. If you are interested in joining us for contact member Steve Caporelli at scaporelli@gmail.com for more details.


TELL US A STORY
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The SFIAC is looking for members to write us stories about the Club. Gianrico Pierucci is working to update his book for a 2nd edition and would like the members to get involved. If you would like to write a story please do so. You can send all stories to Tyler Thompson. Stories can be emailed to administration@sfiac.org or mail them in to 1630 Stockton St. San Francisco, Ca 94133.

 

ATTENTION ITALIAN CITIZENS
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If you are an Italian citizen or a dual American/Italian citizen, you may be entitled to benefits that were unknown to you or your family. The Consul General of Italy in San Francisco has asked one of the members of our Board of Directors, Nickolas Marinelli, to serve as a liaison to Italian citizens who are members of the SFIAC. If you would like to be notified of benefits for Italian citizens as they become available, please contact Nickolas Marinelli at Nickolas@SFIAC.club and let him know that you are an Italian citizen.

 

 

 

This Week at the SFIAC

Monday, May 18 – No Event Scheduled

Tuesday, May 19 – General Meeting:  Buffet at 6:30 PM  Meeting 7:00 PM

Wednesday, May 20 – No Event Scheduled

Thursday, May 21 – No Event Scheduled

Friday, May 22  – Club Luncheon

Saturday, May 23 – No Event Scheduled

Sunday, May 24 – No Event Scheduled


Coming Events

 

SFIAC Shooting Club
The SFIAC shooting club will be getting together on Sunday, June 14th at 10 AM at the Richmond Rod & Gun Club in Richmond, CA. Steve Caporelli will be at the trap range and Nickolas Marinelli will be at the pistol and rifle ranges. Trap costs about $17.00 for a round of 25 and includes a box of ammo. The 25-yard pistol range and 100-yard rifle range cost $12 per shooter per day for pistol, rifle, or shotgun practice. If you are interested in joining us for contact member Steve Caporelli at scaporelli@gmail.com for more details.

GINO & GINA'S MARITAL BLISS – 10 YEARS LATER

Saturday May 30 - SOLD OUT!!
Sunday May 31
As they say the show must go on, so please help them celebrate their anniversary at the “Italian Palace” aka San Francisco Italian Athletic Club. Two shows to choose from: Saturday, May 30, 2015 6:00 PM ~ Cocktails 7:00 PM ~ Dinner and Show Sunday, May 31, 2015 4:00 PM ~ Cocktails 5:00 PM ~ Dinner and Show $75 per person Dinner Menu: House Salad, Antipasto, Risotto with Mushrooms, Chicken Piccata, Dessert, Wine and Coffee
Click here to purchase your tickets online.  
For more information & ticket sales contact Lisa Michelis 415-307-8034 or events@sfiac.org Tickets call also be purchased at the club bar/office

Friday June 5
Hall Of Fame Dinner

This year’s Sports Appreciation Dinner will be held on Friday, June 5 with an awards and recognition ceremony highlighting the evenings festivities. At press time, the Hall of Fame Committee was in the process of reviewing this year’s nominees, which will be announced in mid-May. The evening’s events will also feature a Special Achievement Award whose recipient will be announced when the Hall of Fame Inductee’s names are released. This year’s dinner will feature salad, antipasto, risotto, and a choice of chicken piccata or calamari steak with dessert, wine coffee and tea included for $55. There is a special price of $45 for this year’s soccer and softball players attending the event, which can be purchased only at the club. Cocktails will be at 6 pm and dinner at 7 pm. Get your tickets through the club website or at the club office or bar. Note if you are a 2015 SFIAC Athlete when ordering tickets.

Sunday June 7
STATUTO RACE
 
Join us on Sunday, June 7, 2015 for our annual Statuto Race. The Race starts and ends at the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club. Race starts at 9am. Click here to download a registration form for either the 8K run or 2 Mile fun walk or register online at sfiac.eventbrite.com If you have any questions about the race please feel free to call or email Tyler at 415.781.0166 or administration@sfiac.org

Sunday June 23
SF Giants Italian Heritage Night

The World Champion SF Giants will hold their Italian Heritage Night on Tuesday, June 23 with special events being held at Seal’s Plaza before the game. Special Event Tickets must be purchased to take part in the festivities and a limited number are available via Le Donne d’Italia. Anyone interested can contact Katherine Baugher at kbaugher@ledonneditalia.com

General Meeting $$ Pool. We are going to draw a members name and if he is present he will receive the total in the pool. If not present $25 will be added to the next meeting and so on until someone is present to win. The requirement is that you must be present to win. Don’t forget to join us at 6:30pm for a small buffet dinner before each General Meeting.

Every Friday Night is “Buffet Night”. Food is served at 6:30p to members and guests. The only distractions are the cheers and groans over the game of the week being shown on the many screens.

Note: Printed tickets are not mailed. Your printed tickets are available in the lobby on the day of the event or members bar before the event day.

These and other events are listed on the club's events' calendar at www.sfiac.org.

To book your event at the SFIAC, contact Paul Alioto at 415 781 0165 ext 3.

CLUB HOURS:

Monday 1:00 p until 9:00 p

Tuesday* 1:00 p 11:00 p
Wednesday 1:00 p 9:00 p
Thursday 1:00 p 9:00 p
Friday* 1:00 p 11:00 p
Saturday 11:00 a 8:00 p
Sunday 10:00 a 5:00 p
 * Bar opens at 3:00 PM

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