Lidia Celebrates America

Lidia Bastianich travels visits men and women serving on the front lines in 2020.


  • Lidia Celebrates America: The Return of the Artisans

    Join Lidia Bastianich, as she explores food artisans and artisanal crafts across the U.S.
  • Lidia Celebrates America: A Heartland Holiday Feast

    In A Heartland Holiday Feast, Chef Lidia Bastianich explores small-town America.
  • Lidia Celebrates America: Homegrown Heroes

    Lidia Bastianich looks at veterans who find farming to be a path back to civilian life.
  • Lidia Celebrates America: Holiday for Heroes

    Lidia Bastianich pays homage to the men and women of our military.
  • Lidia Celebrates America: Home for the Holidays

    Lidia celebrates her native Italian holiday traditions, along with six celebrity guests.
  • Life's Milestones

    Host Lidia Bastianich celebrates important milestones with a diverse group of Americans.
  • Freedom and Independence

    Lidia Bastianich celebrates freedom & independence with different cultures across America.
  • Weddings: Something Borrowed, Something New

    Celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich celebrates the traditions surrounding weddings.

About Lidia Celebrates America

Celebrity Chef Lidia Bastianich travels across the country visiting the men and women serving on the front lines, from firefighters in California battling wildfires, to medical workers fighting the COVID-19 pandemic in New York. Lidia meets first responders who’ve worked quietly in the shadows, and now find themselves thrust into the spotlight by crises facing the country.