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87th Annual Feast of St. Rocco

St. Rocco Committee

When: August 12, 13 and 14, 2016 Where: Pearl and Thacher Streets, Malden, MA 87th Annual Feast of St. Rocco to be held in Malden on August 12, 13 and 14, 2016 A full weekend of entertainment! On August 12, 13 and 14, the Saint Rocco’s Feast Association will celebrate 87 years of tradition during their annual “Grande Festa”. Saint Rocco’s feast is what locals call an “informal family reunion” while visitors join in on the fun that brings everyone together in Malden.     Festivities begin on Friday August 12 at 6:30PM, with the annual procession led by the statue of ...

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Italian feast season ready to roll in Massachusetts


Now that the snow has finally all melted, the Boston area can start gearing up for Italian feast season once again! Boston’s North End will once again feature the bulk of the celebrations, which will kick off June 7 with the Santa Maria di Anzano procession, followed by processions for St. Anthony of Padua (June 14), St. Padre Pio (June 28), Madonna delle Grazie (July 12), and St. Rocco (July 19). The neighborhood’s first feast will be St. Agrippina di Mineo (July 31-Aug. 2), folllowed by the Madonna della Cava Feast (Aug. 7-9) and the Fisherman’s Feast of the Madonna ...

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