Home of the
West Haven Italian American Club

Located at: 85 Chase Lane, West Haven, CT 06516-5502

Location of Cielo Banquet Facility
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The lower lever room will seat 110, has a fireplace,
bar and street level parking

Photos from the 4th Annual Car Show

Buffet dinner includes:
Fresh mozzarella and tomato
Chicken Sate with Sesame/Peanut Sauce
Veggie Stuffed Mushrooms
Fruit salad
Chicken Saltimbocca
Pork stuffed with Spinach and Sundried Tomatoes
Eggplant Rollatini
Penne alla Vodka
Green Beans Almondine
Roasted Potatoes
Mixed Greens Salad with
Caramelized Apples/ Candied Walnuts
Crasins and Gorgonzola and Balsamic dressing

New Photos

South-central Connecticut's premiere banquet facility has been helping to make your dreams a reality for more than 25 years. Surrounded by beautiful landscaping the Cielo Banquet Ballroom is one of the best values in the state for weddings, reunions and holiday celebrations.

Welcome to the West Haven Italian American Civic Association, Inc. (WHIACA) Website. We are also known as the West Haven IA Club. 

The association also owns and operates the Cielo Banquet Facility.

To see photos of the annual car show at the WH Italian American Association

Club Hours - Members Lounge

Monday - Thursday: 5:30pm to 11pm
Friday: 5pm to Midnight
Saturday: 11:30am to 6pm
Sunday: open if there is a rental, lounge only

HAPPY HOUR!!! Stop by on your way home from work on Fridays, happy hours are 5:00~7:00pm.

We will be opening the members lounge at 5pm to 7pm on Fridays.

Drinks specials include reduced price beers and mixed drinks plus we will have finger food while it lasts.

We need your support to continue this so please come down and support your club - if you don't come we will go back to regular Friday hours. Thank you.

About the West Haven Italian American Club:

The club was incorporated in 1958 and has a mission to promote active participation in all civic, educational and social affairs.

The Board Of Directors (BOD) oversees the operation of the association and abides by the club's official by-laws. Elections are held every 2 years to elect a set of officiers. Current President - Paul Frosolone


Our membership is open to the general public and applications are reviewed monthly at our Board of Directors Meeting. Applicants must be sponsored by an existing member. Any male citizen of the United States, being of Connecticut legal drinking age shall be eligible to apply for membership in the Association.

There is also an Auxilary for which membership is available to any female citizen of the United States being of Connecticut legal drinking age.  

Membership is $50.00 per year for men's organization and $18.00 per year for the women's auxilary. Benefits include private member's lounge, access to the club event's, rental discounts and more. To receive membership information, please email: info@whitalianamericanclub.com


The club hosts monthly events such as New Years eve, Valentines Day Dance, St. Patrick's Day  and many  more. These events range in price but are typically $35 for a full sit-down dinner, live music, open bar and more! Events are available to both memebers and non-members.


The organization operates under a set of official By-laws. These are available to all club members.