Arts & Culture Event Notices

104th Saint Agrippina Feast To Be Celebrated August 2 – 5 in Boston’s North End

The 104th Saint Agrippina Feast will take place Thursday, August 2nd through Sunday, August 5th at Hanover and Battery Streets in the North End. The society is hosting a four-day festival complete with daily processions, a full lineup of entertainment and the famous “Tug of War.” See the event poster with more details below. Friday, Read More…

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Opening Night of 103rd Saint Agrippina’s Feast! Children’s Procession, Viva! [Photos]

The 103rd Feast of Saint Agrippina di Mineo opened on Thursday night marking the start of the 2017 feasts in Boston’s North End. After a dedication, blessing and unveiling, the children’s procession led the way on Hanover Street followed by the large statue of Saint Agrippina to the Greenway before returning to her new weekend Read More…

Daily Briefs

Weekend Briefing: Union Oyster Fire, TD Fundraising, Free Carousel and St. Agrippina!

Your go-to guide for the Weekend! Cue the St. Agrippina di Mineo Feast: #summerevening #spontaneousadventures #saintagrippina #festival #northend #boston A post shared by Deborah Blackwell (@deborahlblackwell) on Aug 3, 2017 at 4:11pm PDT Events for Friday, August 4th: Free Carousel Rides on the Greenway. Thanks to the Highland Street Foundation! Admission to the Greenway Carousel Read More…

Event Notices

103rd Saint Agrippina Feast on August 3-6, 2017

St. Agrippina’s Feast is the first “big” festival of the year taking place August 3, 4, 5 & 6, 2017 at Hanover & Battery Streets in Boston’s North End. The society is hosting a 4-day festival with daily processions and a full lineup of entertainment, concluding with the famous “Tug of War.” See information at SaintAgrippinaBoston.com. View photos from last Read More…

Arts & Culture Kids & Families

Santa Makes Annual Visit to Saint Agrippina Society

The Saint Agrippina Society hosted its annual Christmas Program for North End kids on December 11th. Phil Carangelo has been running this for 22 years now, getting over 80 neighborhood kids as a way for the St. Agrippina Society to give back to the neighborhood. Photos by Ross Scabin.

Community

Photos: 102nd St. Agrippina’s Feast Sunday Procession

The 102nd St. Agrippina’s Feast was highlighted on Sunday with an 8 hour Grand Procession through the North End streets. Both the North End Marching Band and the Italian-American Band kept everyone upbeat with traditional feast music. Adding some of their own flair to the festive procession were the Greater Boston Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps. The Grand Procession ended Read More…

Photos & Videos

Saint Agrippina’s Feast Opens! Children’s Procession, Brothers Walk, Viva! [Photo Gallery]

Opening night at the Feast of Saint Agrippina di Mineo on August 4th marked the start of the big 2016 feasts in Boston’s North End. After a dedication, blessing and unveiling, the children’s procession led the way on Hanover Street followed by the large statue of Saint Agrippina to the Greenway before returning to her new weekend feast chapel. To carry Read More…

Event Notices

102nd Saint Agrippina Feast Schedule – August 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2016

Saint Agrippina’s Feast is here! With the St. Joseph Society not having a feast this year, St. Agrippina’s Feast is the first “big” festival of the year taking place August 4, 5, 6 & 7, 2016 at Hanover & Battery Streets in Boston’s North End. The society is hosting a 4-day festival with daily processions and a Read More…