Event Notices

NEWF Sunday: Fisherman’s Feast Grand Procession and Flight of the Angel

Neighborhood View of the Day:

The color guard is ready for the Grand Procession at the Fisherman’s Feast. Here they are from Friday’s Blessing of the Waters on the way to Christopher Columbus Park. See more from the Fisherman’s Feast.

What’s Going on Today:

  • After a 10:00 am outdoor mass, the Grand Procession of the Fisherman’s Feast leaves Lewis Street at 12:30 pm for a long day on the streets of the North End. There will be marching bands and floats.
  • At sundown, “The Great Gatsby” (1974 version) movie will be shown at Christopher Columbus Park.
  • At 8:00 pm, the famous Flight of the Angel takes place on North Street at the end of the Fisherman’s Feast. This year’s flying angel is Victoria Bono with side angels Serina D’Amico and Haley Graffeo Dufresne.

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