Event Notices

104th Fisherman’s Feast on August 14th – 17th, 2014


2014 Schedule of Events for the 104th Fisherman’s Feast

 

Thursday August 14th

6PM
Opening Ceremonies: La Madonna Del Soccorso will leave her permanent chapel on Lewis St For a solemn Procession to the Christopher Columbus WaterFront Park for the Annual blessing of the Fishing Waters.

9PM
Boston’s own DooWop Acappella Group Street Magic


Friday August 15th

5PM
Music by DJ Sal Bartolo

7:30-8:30PM
Music by the Overdrive band

9:00 – 10:30PM
The Bronx Wanders singing all the classics from the 50’s 60’s and 70’s described as being “Most definitely the best show of Rock N Roll your heart can handle before it explodes with pleasure”.


Saturday August 16th

3PM – 4PM
Performance by Beverly Richards Dance Studio

6PM – 7PM
Music by DJ Sal Bartolo

7:30 – 8:45PM
The multi talented vocal group Angelo Venuto and the Voices The renowned singer from the hit group The Sicilians will perform 2 shows featuring your favorite American and Italian hits from Yesterday and Today


Sunday August 17th

10AM
Outdoor Solemn High Mass in honor of La Madonna Del Soccorso Di Sciacca.

12:30PM
The Grand Procession of the statue of La Madonna Del Soccorso Di Sciacca through the streets of the North End accompanied by Marching Bands and Floats.

1PM – 2PM
Children’s activities on the main stage

3:30 – 4:30PM
Singer Lynda Rose takes the Main Stage

4:45 – 6:45PM
NEMPAC will bring their talents to the Mainstage performing their Operatic hits as well as the history of La Madonna Del Soccorso.

7:30PM – 10PM
Boston’s own DooWop Acappella Group Street Magic

8PM
The Famous Flight of the Angel! As the statue of the Madonna returns to North street for the finale of the day long procession she is greeted by a crowd of enthusiastic spectators, each waiting for the opportunity to witness the Famous Flight of the Angel.

Yankee Magazine calls it “truly one of Boston’s greatest treasures” and National Geographic say’s “It’s a spectacle NOT to be missed!’” As the angel ceremony is completed the spectators below are covered by a snowfall of confetti paper from the rooftops. This years Flying Angel is Serina D’Amico, with side angels Haley Graffeo Dufresne and Angelina Palazzolo.

10:30PM
Closing Procession with the return of La Madonna Del Soccorso to her permanent chapel on Lewis St and Grand Raffle Drawing Grand Prize $2,000.

More information at FishermansFeast.com


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