Casa Italia | Italian Cultural Center - 3800 Division Street Stone Park, IL 60165

Christmas Village

Details for the 2021 Christmas Village will be posted when they become available.


On December 1, 2019 Casa Italia held its Annual Christmas Village.  The Christmas Village was a great success enjoyed by all.

Casa Italia thanks everyone who attended the event and all the wonderful Hosting Organizations, Sponsors, Donors and Volunteers.


Hosting Organizations

Associazione Regionale Siciliana – ARSA

Calabresi In America Organization – CIAO

Associazione Regionale Pugliesi in America – ARPA/San Nicola

Chicago West Suburban UNICO

Chicagoland Italian Charitable Organization – CIACO

Italian American Executives of Transportation – IAET

Italian American Veterans Museum – IAVM

Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans – JCCIA

Prospect High School Club Cavalieri

Società San Francesco di Paola

Società SS. Crocifisso & San Giovanni Bosco Di Ciminna (Chicago)

Sons and Daughters of Italy in America – SADIA


Columbian Club of Chicago – Sleigh/Carriage Ride

Palumbo Foundation – Orange Crush – Sleigh/Carriage Ride

Anna Giacone – REMAX Destiny – Popcorn

Henry and Jane Lowendick – Crafts

Sons and Daughters of Italy in America – SADIA – Children’s Gifts

Frank Salerno – Chestnuts

Fenice Banquet Company – Chestnuts



ARPA – San Nicola

Belmonte’s Florist

Calabresi In America Organization – CIAO

Gail Carey

Clyde’s Delicious Donuts – Carlo DeBenedictis

Vito D’Ambrosio

Pasquale DeSena

Italian American Executives of Transportation – IAET

Onesti Entertainment

Paul’s Pizza and Hot Dogs

Sam Pincente Landscaping

Lyn Scolaro/Prospect High School Club Cavalieri

Sons and Daughters of Italy in America – SADIA

Mark Triggiano – Fenice Banquet Company

Turano Baking Company


Special Thanks to

Grace and Sabino Balice

Paul Basile

Albert Belmonte

Jean Parisi and Lionel Bottari

Nick and Rosemary Caiafa

Dominic Candeloro

Gail Carey

The Casa Italia Choir led by Liliana Bartolotta

Frank Clavelli

Nancy Cometa

Vito D’Ambrosio

Marianne and Joe D’Amico

Carlo DeBenedictis

Nicoletta DeBenedictis

Mike and Theresa DeBiase

Dino and Rosa DiMartino

Angela Pranzo

Fr. Augusto Feccia

Bill Lowendick

Michael Lowendick

Sebastiano and Angela Mentesana

Joe and Nadine Papa

Sam Pincente Landscaping

Frank Salerno

Mario Salerno

Roy and Camille Salerno

John Sanderson

PJ Sasso

Jo Ann Serpico

Lyn Scolaro/Prospect High School Club Cavalieri

Andy Tegtmeier

Mark Trigianno – Fenice Banquet Company

Tony Turano & Family

Village of Stone Park

Fr. Giovanni Bizzotto

Deb Yaccino


And all other volunteers and Committee Members that made this event special.

Casa Italia Chairman, Peter Volpe

Christmas Village Chairman, Vito D’Ambrosio

Christmas Village Co-Chairman, Joe Papa

Christmas Village Co-Chairman, Dino DiMartino


Click Here To View 2019 Christmas Village Photos