The 99th Saint Anthony’s Feast is coming to the North End Friday, August 24 through Sunday, August 26 on Endicott, Thacher and North Margin Streets. Festivities begin Thursday evening with the Feast of Santa Lucia.Opening ceremonies and the procession of the Feast of Santa Lucia will begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 23. The Statue will be carried through the streets and a candlelight procession will welcome her back to the outdoor chapel at 10:30 p.m.
Opening ceremonies of Saint Anthony’s Feast will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, August 24. There will be a parade through the streets followed by music and dancing.
The fun continues all weekend with Italian American music, delicious foods and confections, religious services, cooking demonstrations, olive oil and cheese tastings, live radio and TV broadcasts, and the grand procession of Saint Anthony & Saint Lucy, featuring award-winning drum and bugle corps and marching bands.
A detailed schedule is posted below. For more information visit: www.stanthonysfeast.com.