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Santa Lucia Honored at 98th St. Lucy’s Feast [Photos]

The St. Lucy Society kicked off their 98th Feast on Thursday night in honor of Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight. The annual event comes a day before the opening of the big centennial for the St. Anthony’s Feast. This is the third year St. Lucy’s Feast has been held on the Thursday Read More…

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97th Feast of Santa Lucia Celebrated in North End [Photos]

The St. Lucy Society kicked off their 97th Feast on Thursday night in honor of Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight. This is the second year the feast has been held on the Thursday night before the St. Anthony’s Feast and it appeared to bring out a nice crowd to the festivities. After Read More…

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New Thursday Night Tradition with St. Lucy’s Feast and Procession [Photos]

The St. Lucy Society kicked off their 96th Feast on Thursday, August 24, 2017 in honor of Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight. The change from Monday to the Thursday night before the St. Anthony’s Feast appeared to bring out more people to the festivities. After a blessing on Endicott Street, a solemn Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Sacco and Vanzetti 90 Year Legacy, Tresca Tomato Judge, St. Lucy’s Feast Opens!

Things to know for Thursday Events for Thursday, August 24th 5:00pm St. Lucy’s Feast at Endicott Street. St. Lucy’s Feast Thacher & Endicott Streets (5:00 pm Procession). Please note that this is a change with St. Lucy’s Feast on the Thursday night before the St. Anthony Feast weekend, more information. 5:00pm Boston Calling Block Party at Dewey Square. The Greenway is Read More…

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St. Lucy’s Feast Moved to Thursday Night on St. Anthony’s Feast Weekend

Feast of Saint Lucy to Kick Off Saint Anthony’s Feast Weekend in 2017 Celebration will begin Thursday evening and continue all weekend. Gearing up for their Centennial Celebration in 2019, the organizers of the Feasts of Saint Anthony and Saint Lucy are announcing big schedule changes for the famous annual celebration.  Beginning this year, the Read More…

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St. Lucy’s Feast Finishes Off Big Weekend of North End Festivities

The St. Lucy Society held the 95th Feast in honor of Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight. The Monday night St. Lucy’s Feast follows the big weekend St. Anthony’s Feast with a solemn procession by society members through the neighborhood streets with marching bands, flower girls and color guard. At the end of the Read More…

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Dancing in the Streets at the 94th St. Lucy’s Feast [Photos]

Marking the end of Boston’s North End summer street festivals, the St. Lucy Society held the 94th Feast in honor of Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight. The Monday night St. Lucy’s Feast follows the big weekend St. Anthony’s Feast with a solemn procession by society members through the neighborhood streets with marching Read More…

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St. Lucy Society Sponsors Perkins School Annual Easter Egg Hunt

  On Saturday, March 28, 2015, members from the St. Lucy Society headed out to the Perkins School for the Blind to attend their Annual Easter Egg hunt.  There were many “beeping” Easter Eggs hidden throughout the school gym and auditorium. The children had to listen for the beeping in order to find the Easter Read More…

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Santa Lucia Honored at 93rd St. Lucy’s Feast in Boston’s North End [Photos]

Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight, was honored in a Labor Day feast in Boston’s North End. The 93rd St. Lucy’s Feast followed the weekend St. Anthony’s Feast with a procession by society members through the neighborhood streets with the North End Marching Band, flower girls and color guard. At Read More…

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Video: 94th St. Anthony’s Feast – Scenes from the 10 Hour Grand Procession in Boston’s North End (Includes St. Lucy’s Procession)

The Grand Procession of the 94th St. Anthony’s Feast was held on Sunday, August 25, 2013, featuring a 10-hour journey through the streets of Boston’s North End. Starting with the emergence of the St. Anthony statue on Endicott Street, there were several bands on hand to celebrate this time honored tradition for the “Feast of Read More…

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92nd St. Lucy’s Feast Honors Santa Lucia, Protectress of Eyesight [Photo Gallery]

Following the weekend’s St. Anthony’s Feast, Santa Lucia, St. Lucy, Vergine e’ Martire – Protectress of Eyesight, was honored on Monday, August 26, 2013 by the Saint Lucy Society on Endicott Street in the North End of Boston. Immediately following the closing of the Saint Anthony Feast on Sunday night, the statues of both saints Read More…