This is a group for everyone who has interest in Italian language and culture to connect with one another, both online and in person.

Whether you are a native speaker of Italian, debutant, or no speaker at all you are welcome to join our diverse and fast-growing social group.

Activities such as going to the movies, dinner, taking coffee together, couchsurfing, organizing Wine/travel  tours in Canada or abroad, shopping dates, going clubbing,cooking together...can also be posted.

Pretty much anything you can think of that preferably gets you out of the house and is related to Italian Language and Culture is acceptable.

To get inspired visit where you will be able to see what other Italian meetups around the world do. Pick up idea and do the same here! :-)

If you are not in our area or our geographic location get to know Italophones/Italophiles from Ottawa by sending them private messages or by initiating/participating in Online Discussions ( Don't forget SKYPE! )

If the activity itself requires money, you (participant)  are responsible for paying for yourself and anyone you bring, but no money is collected for or by the group.

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all members are Event Organizers!

Everyone here has access to post their very own activity on the calendar.

You can pretty much post any activity you can think of.

How to schedule a meetup:

On the upper right hand corner, click on the first link [Group Tools]

Then scroll down to [Schedule a Meetup] and click on this link.

Then give your Meetup a name,

When is it? (date)

Write out a description of the event.

Scroll down and click on [schedule a meetup now]

Also click on email to send your activity to all members.


1. YOU DO NOT have to email me or ask my permission to post a meetup.

2. YOU CAN REACH THE GROUP by using two domain names: and

3. SHOULD YOU NOTICE that someone abuses privilege in any way please send me a message from my profile.



Lo scopo di questo gruppo Meetup è quello di aiutare persone interessate alla lingua e alla cultura italiana a conoscersi ed incontrarsi, sia online che in persona. Non importa se sei di madrelingua, o solo un(a) principiante, sei comunque il benvenuto o la benvenuta nel nostro club eterogeneo ed in rapida crescita.

"La vita non è una corsa ma un tiro al bersaglio: non è il risparmio del tempo che conta, bensì la capacità di trovare un centro" Susanna Tamaro

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Recent Meetups

  • 5 days ago · 7:00 PM


    11 Italophones | 4.50 4.503

    This evening is strictly for those who wish to converse in italian only. For those who are practicing or studying italian.
  • August 24 · 12:00 PM

    Wine Tasting: Blue Gypsy + Jabulani Wineries

    3 Italophones

    Let's meet and taste some local wines starting at 12:00pm with Blue Gypsy Wines in Oxford Mills and then we will move on to Jabulani Vineyards in Richmond. This meetup... Learn more
  • August 22 · 7:00 PM

    Lo meetup... In italiano lol

    6 Italophones | 5.00 5.001 | 2 Photos

    Venite a chiachierare!! Fa tanto tempo che non vedo tante meetup e ho parlato con Lauro una settimana fa, e mi ha dato voglia di creare questo evento! Ho qualche amici... Learn more
  • August 19 · 6:00 PM

    Coed pick up soccer

    5 Italophones

    Given this is an italian meet up, I am surprised we have not tried this! We will need a place where we can set up or make use of an existing field. Any suggestions would... Learn more
  • August 15 · 6:45 PM

    National Capital Beer Festival

    10 Italophones | 5.00 5.001 | 1 Photo

    Festival= a good time! Meet point: information Desk
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