2017 Arts Partners

Our thanks go out to our Marketplace Partners who support the festival.  Visit, shop, and dine with them in Little Italy.

Restaurant Partners

Ballast PointBallast Point             2215 India St.     619.255.7213

The perfect balance of taste and aroma. What started as a small group of home brewers, who simply wanted to make a better beer, evolved into the adventurers known today as Ballast Point.


Bencotto             750 W. Fir St.             619.450.4786

Bencotto draes inspiration from Italian kitchens, more than restaurants, where Italians grow up, linger, cook, and eat simple yet exceptional food.


CCaffe Italiaaffe Italia             1704 India St.    619.234.6767

Caffe Italia is one of a kind Espresso bar serving the perfect blends of robust coffee, cappuccino and espresso made with Lavazza coffee beans imported from Italy.


Fabrisons for website

Fabrison’s             1425 India St.    619.955.8834

French savory and sweet crêpes.



Filippis Pizza Grotto

Filippi’s Pizza Grotto            1747 India St.    619.232.5094

The best and biggest pizza you will find in Southern California!  Family-owned and operated. Dishing out some of the finest and freshest Italian food.



idesWebsite Logos idessert by Jean- Phillipe           1608 India St.   619.544.1033    

iDessert is a unique place where youcustomize your own dessert, Crêpe, Sundae, and Milkshake by selecting your favorite ingredients off our IPad station and your dessert masterpiece will be ready in minutes. Enjoy! insta logo @idessert  facebook logo idessert by Jean-Phillipe                                                            

IronsideIronside Fish & Oyster Bar            1684 India St.  619.269.3033

Seafood fare and cocktails offered in a renovated warehouse with quirky, nautical design accents.  Protest Against the Rising Tide of Conformit.


Juice Crafters              1740 India St.     619.231.4329Juice Crafters

Juice Crafters is a family owned juice bar which uses raw gourmet, 100% natural ingredients to prepare some of the most amazing pressed juices in the world. Our approach at Juice Crafters is simple: live well and be well.


Kettner Exchange

Kettner Exchange               2001 Kettner Blvd.  619.255.2001   

 Kettner Exchange, a progressive culinary experience set in a dignified yet welcoming enviornment, coupled with an inventive beverage program.


Mimmo’s Italian VillageMimmos              1743 India St.     619.239.3710

Casual dining in a unique Italian village atmosphere. Serving San Diego since 1973.




Monello                75 W.Fir St.      619.501.0030

Monello’s “100 percent honest Italian” menu celebrates Northern Italian Street Food and Milan’s Glamorous aperitivo culture.



Starbucks                1665 India St.        619.702.3021

The world’s premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee.


Retail Partners

VocabularyVocabulary    414 W. Cedar St.    619.203.4066

Articulate your style.



Service Partners

Firehouse MuseumSan Diego Firehouse Museum     1572 Columbia St.     619.232.3473

Founded in 1962, the Firehouse Museum occupies the former home of San Diego Fire Station No. 6. The museum’s brick-and-mortar building in Little Italy features firefighting equipment and apparatus dating back to the late 1800s. Firefighting’s rich tradition and heritage live on in the San Diego Firehouse Museum.


Art Services    4143 Cleveland Ave.  619.296.0282Art Services

With twenty years of experience, John Stoup can handle all your art installation needs. Whether it’s an individual piec,e a small grou0ping, large security installation or a monumental piece of sculpture, each job is given special attention.


La Costa LiLa Costa Limomousine   2770 Loker Ave. Carlsbad, CA     760.438.4455

Luxury chauffered transportation.

Hotel Partners

The WeThe Westgate Hotelstgate Hotel: Offical Hotel of Mission Federal ArtWalk    1055 Second Avenue     619.238.1818

Acclaimed as San Diego’s finest hotel, the Westgate is beautifully appointed with exquisite European luxuries throughout.The Westgate is located in the heart of downtown San Diego just steps away from the trendy Gaslamp Quarter, fashionable shopping and historic Balboa Park.

LaLa-Pensione2 Pensione     606 W. Date St.     619.236.8000

La Pensione Hotel immerses guests in the European exuberance and charm of San Diego’s Little Italy.