About Us

Thunder Bay Banquet Facility

The Centre of Tradition

Replacing the former Italian Centennial Hall (founded in 1929), the Italian Cultural Centre was designed with enhanced services and amenities that build on the successes of the past in a culturally diverse setting.

The Centre of Hospitality

Delivering the finest in hospitality and food catering for Thunder Bay weddings, banquets, and celebrations is at the heart of our facility. Our chefs bring you the flavours of the world for your special occasion. Customized menu choices are available and special requests can be accommodated to your needs and budgets.

We take pride in serving the finest food and offering the best in hospitality. For more information on our facility, please do not hesitate to contact us. Fill out our online form or call us at (807) 345-5511.


James Dodge

General Manager

Executive Chef

Nikki Richards

Assistant Manager

Italian Society of Port Arthur Board of Directors

Enzo D'Angelo


Benny Melchiorre

Vice President

Joe Nucci

Financial Director

Vince Fragale

Membership Chairman

Gabriel DeProphetis


Matt Pascuzzo

Public Relations

Mark Colosimo


Carlo Benincasa

Events & Kitchen Chairman

Ron Sabatini

Vice Events Chairman

Rocco Larizza

Sports & Bar Chairman

Claudio Monteleone

Health & Wellbeing Chairman


Open Position