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NIA Presents:

A Venetian Gala on the Island of Napoli

A community extravaganza designed to celebrate our Board of directors, our Holiday lights participants, the residents of our Islands and our unique “Italian inspired neighborhood.”

The evening will be an Italian/Venetian/Carnevale experience of fine Italian cuisine, Venetian décor, live Opera and Orchestra music.

We will have an Installation of our 2020 NIA board of directors, Holiday lights awards and a Venetian Operatic Gala as part of the program.

Wednesday, Jan 22nd, 2020

Long Beach Yacht Club
6:00 Antipasto and entertainment
7:00 Dinner Stations of Italian cuisine (Live Opera and Orchestra throughout the evening)
7:30-8:45 Program of Installation of officers and Holiday lights awards.

$68 per person | Tables of 8 available

Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite
Address for mailed in checks:

Sandra OToole, 143 Tivoli drive Long Beach,CA 90803
*Also please list who will be at your table if you have a group

There will be a silent auction of 2 -4 Items of some most unique opportunities. They will be posted online on the NIA website at www.naplesislands.org and presented at the banquet also.



  • Station 1 (self-serve): Wild arugula/romaine caprese salad with shaved red onion, grape tomatoes & fresh mozzarella with Caesar dressing. House green salad with carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes & black olives with balsamic dressing.


  • Station 2 (self-serve): Mexican white shrimp pasta Alfredo, Manicotti with marinara sauce, grilled sausages with peppers.


  • Station 3 (carving): Trip-Tip, Rosemary roasted red bliss potatoes, pesto roasted seasonal vegetables, focaccia


  • Station 4 (self-serve): Roasted Chicken Marsala & Cheese Tortellini with Spinach, Artichokes & light Basil Sauce

  • Station 5: Mini cannoli’s, assorted Italian pastries, mini tiramisu, chocolate tarts

Please contact Sandra O'Toole with any questions: 562-882-5582 or sotoole@lbcc.edu.