Events & Lectures
LECTURE & LUNCH SERIES WITH CHEF ROBERT GAGLIO: PALERMO
February 1 @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
PALERMO—MARKETS, STREET FOOD, AND MARIONETTES
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. • Friday, Feb. 1
TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM
1050 S. TUTTLE AVE., BLDG. # 1 ROOM 13
Presenter: Robert Gaglio
Fee: $59 (Includes a lecture, lunch, and live entertainment. No refunds. Tickets are transferrable.
Palermo’s famous outdoor market tradition dates back to the 19th century. The markets are filled with all kinds of treasures that add to the depth of the city’s history. Palermo’s street foods are renown and are consistently ranked among the best in the world! Palermo is known for the age-old tradition of the Puppet Theatre (Opera dei Pupi). In 2011, UNESCO declared the Opera dei Pupi part of the “oral and intangible heritage of humanity.” Get to know Palermo’s past and sample Sicilian street foods; plus, enjoy a live musical performance.
Robert Gaglio spent 25 years in banking and wealth management before he decided to pursue his passion for Italian cooking and his culture. As a result, he created Italian Culinary Tours, a specialty travel company that creates unique culinary tours in the diverse regions of Italy.