PizzaVillage is a project that promotes the symbol of Italian excellence around the world: PIZZA.
A real journey in which, year after year, the product, the “artisans” and the production chain have contributed to telling the story of pizza by spreading its culture and traditions.
A journey that began in Naples 10 years ago with a great live event that has established itself over time as the largest happening in Italy, with over 1 million attendees, accrediting itself among the most important festivals around the world.
In 2019 the record edition: 1,063,000 visitors and 131,000 pizzas churned out in 10 days, a breathtaking village of 30,000 square meters. set up in the beautiful setting of the famous and picturesque waterfront Caracciolo, enlivened by the presence of 50 of the most famous pizzerias.
A rich program with great live events and concerts with free access, but also exhibitions, conferences and seminars, entertainment and educational workshops for adults and children, all broadcast daily on radio and TV by RTL 102.5, the official media partner.
PizzaVillage has grown and amplified its reach beyond words. The development of a Phygital Format and the integration of a digital asset has transformed PizzaVillage into a multichannel communication project.
Nevertheless, given the fact that the joy and pleasure of being together unconditionally cannot be separated from pizza, PizzaVillage is looking forward to expanding its horizons.
Pizza Village is on the verge of organizing its next big live events both in Italy and abroad.
Naples PizzaVillage: where it all began
Pizza Village was established as a pizza festival, brightening up the Lungomare Caracciolo with the light of its ovens, intoxicating passers-by with the fragrance of freshly baked pizzas, filling the streets of the city with music, instilling the joy and pleasure of sharing and being together.
The tenth edition of Napoli PizzaVillage is expected to be an unforgettable one. A real explosion of delight and taste in which PizzaVillage will be celebrating its first big anniversary.
New York City
Naples and New York have never been so close.
In 2018 PizzaVillage made its first appearance abroad and entered the scene as a special guest of the New York Pizza Festival, in the middle of Columbus Day week.
PizzaVillage, under the sponsorship of the Campania Region through the Department of Tourism Development and the Campania Regional Tourism Agency, together with the City Council of Naples, is a village set up in the world-famous neighborhood of the Bronx. This village has 30 pizza ovens that bring out different styles of pizza, including the New York style pizza, the Chicago Style pizza and the Neapolitan style pizza that is sweeping the Big Apple.
A real party in one of the most Italian neighborhoods of the city with the most famous American pizza makers, along with numerous world food testimonials and, above all, the “Dream Team” lined up by PizzaVillage with some of the most famous and recognized icons in the world: Master pizza makers and pizzerias that have written the history of the most famous dish representing Italy and Naples.
Naples and New York are unquestionably two places of worship for pizza and the presence of PizzaVillage in the Big Apple creates a real bridge over the Atlantic for lovers of this majestic Pizza.
The third edition of PizzaVillage in New York has been postponed.
The circumstances have led to the inevitable reschedule of the event. We hopefully, everything will return to the way it was before and we will be able to meet again embracing a good pizza.
PizzaVillage represents pizza at the next Milano Food City.
After Naples, PizzaVillage takes over the Lombardy capital with the honor of representing the world of Pizza at the Milan Food City.
PizzaVillage will build a real village in Milan populated by the presence of the most famous pizzerias along with hundreds of top players from all over the world that are ready to “churn out” pizzas continuously for 4 days.
A festival rich in content, a billboard of prestige with great live events and exhibitions, conferences, seminars, entertainment and educational workshops for adults and children.
All this, with the daily coverage in live radio and television in Radio Italia, RTL 102.5, the Official Media Partner.
Stay tuned: PizzaVillage is ready to turn on the ovens in the city of Milan.The third edition of PizzaVillage in New York has been postponed.
PizzaVillage lands in Dubai
The entrepreneurial idea in partnership with the City was created with the aim of making PizzaVillage in Dubai one of the main attractions capable of fascinating tourists from the Emirates and from abroad.
PizzaVillage Dubai 2021 is a project which involves important partners who are world leaders in the food, beverage, tourism and entertainment sectors with an exhibition area, foreseeing the presence of Italian and local institutions as well as commercial spaces reserved for Italian and local partners and sponsors.
A fantastic lively village that will welcome the most renowned local pizzerias from Naples and from all over the world. In fact, 40 pizzerias are expected to participate, including one dedicated to the production of gluten-free pizzas, which will exclusively use classic wood-fired ovens and will offer a real tasting experience in a ” slice ” format. An exclusive area will also be set up to host the best pizza makers in the world who, in collaboration with star chefs, will offer unique and unrepeatable dinners.
The Village will be open to the public every day and the entrance to the event will be free, as always. There will be entertainment music and the PizzaVillage will not lack anything from an authentic experience. An exciting program with great concerts and shows has been planned in Dubai as well.
London calls PizzaVillage!
Pizza Village responds to the invitation of the English capital and plans to fly to northern Europe to bring the art of Neapolitan pizza across the Channel.