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Flight of the Angel Headlines Grand Finale of 109th Fisherman’s Feast

On the night before the Red Arrows flew over Boston Harbor, it was a flight of a more spiritual kind in Boston’s North End with the annual Flight of the Angel capping off the grand finale of the 109th Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca. The 2019 Flying Angel was Victoria Carregal with side angels Mia Graffeo and Gianna Read More…

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107th Fisherman’s Feast Photo Gallery by Jeff Tamagini

Enjoy these inspiring images from the 107th Fisherman’s Feast Grand Procession of the Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca, by photographer Jeff Tamagini. He also shares the spectacular Flight of the Angel at the end of the feast. My favorite are the ones of the angel getting ready to fly. Click the photos to enlarge the Read More…

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Flight of the Angel Highlights Grand Finale of 107th Fisherman’s Feast

The Flight of the Angel was the grand finale of the 107th Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca, held Sunday night in Boston’s North End. The 2017 Flying Angel was Ava Travato Bonavita with Side Angels Sophia Fialkosky and Victoria Carregal. After an 8-hour procession during the day, Fisherman’s Club members brought the Madonna statue home to North Street where two side Read More…

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Photo Gallery: 2016 Flight of the Angel at 106th Fisherman’s Feast

Catching up from last week’s Grand Finale at the 106th Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca, the famous Flight of the Angel was held August 21, 2016 in Boston’s North End. Two side angels on balconies recite an Italian devotion followed by the entrance of the flying angel from a third story window Read More…

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Tamagini Visuals: 2015 Fisherman’s Feast Photos

Can’t get enough of the 105th Fisherman’s Feast? Here are 100+ photos from Opening Night, the Blessing of the Fishing Waters, Sunday’s Procession and the famous Flight of the Angel. Thank you to Jeff Tamagini of Tamagini Visuals for sharing these terrific images! (Open any image to start a full screen slideshow.) View more North End Feasts Read More…

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Photo Gallery: Flight of the Angel and Procession at 2015 Fisherman’s Feast

The 105th Fisherman’s Feast featured the Grand Procession of the Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca through the streets of Boston’s North End on August 15, 2015. At the end of Sunday’s Grand Procession, the statue of the Madonna returned home to North, Fleet and Lewis Streets where thousands had gathered for the famous “Flight of Read More…

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Flight of the Angel Video – 2015 Fisherman’s Feast

Highlights from the 2015 Flight of the Angel are shown in the video above from the 105th Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca, held August 2015 in Boston’s North End. As the society members bring the Madonna statue home to North Street, two side angels on balconies recite an Italian devotion followed by Read More…

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Photos: Flight of the Angel and Procession at 2014 Fisherman’s Feast

The 104th Fisherman’s Feast featured the Grand Procession of the Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca through the streets of Boston’s North End on August 17, 2014. At the end of Sunday’s Grand Procession, the statue of the Madonna returned home to North, Fleet and Lewis Streets where thousands had gathered for the famous “Flight of Read More…

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Video Feature: Flight of the Angel at 103rd Fisherman’s Feast

The Flight of the Angel was the highlight of the 103rd Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca, held on August 18, 2013 in Boston’s North End. As the society members bring the Madonna statue home to North Street, two side angels on balconies recite an Italian devotion followed by the entrance Read More…

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Flight of the Angel Highlights 103rd Fisherman’s Feast [Photos]

After Sunday’s Grand Procession through the streets of the North End, the statue of the Madonna returned home to North, Fleet and Lewis Streets where thousands had gathered for the famous “Flight of the Angel” at 103nd Fisherman’s Feast in honor of Madonna Del Soccorso Di Sciacca. The angels recite the devotion in Italian followed Read More…