The San Francisco Italian Heritage Explorers are ambassadors for our Italian Heritage. They are required to participate in civic events, as well as the Italian Heritage Parade.
Events are mandatory for all Explorers. Dates, times, and events are subject to change.
  • Festa Coloniale Italiana – Saturday & Sunday June 1-2, 2024
  • Fundraising Dinner – Friday September 6, 2024 
  • Picture Day – Saturday, September 7, 2024 
  • Washington Square Lighting & Block Party –  Sunday October 5th, 2024
  • Italian Consulate Reception –  Friday, October 11th, 2024
  • Grand Ball – Saturday, October 12, 2024
  • High Mass and Italian Heritage Parade – Sunday, October 13, 2024

Please email your questions to Tracy McMahan –

Applications for 2024 Explorers

Please Note: Participating as an Explorer for the San Francisco Italian Heritage is a commitment.  All events that are listed are MANDATORY.  

Download Application: Please download the application below and email as a PDF (firstnamelasnameexplorer.pdf) to

Capacity has been reached. Please check back in October 2024 for 2025 application.

Explorer Application.docx