Archive for August, 2012

Annual St. Gabriele Italian Festival

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Join St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Little Italy for the Annual St. Gabriele Italian Festival! This is taking place Saturday and Sunday, August 18-19 from 12:00pm-8:00pm along Exeter and Stiles Street, just one block the 1840s Carrollton Inn. This festival will have things for the whole family including:
-Live entertainment
-Game Wheels
-Italian food
-Beer
-Italian ice
-Fried dough
-Bingo
-Bocce tournament
-Kid’s Carnival Games

These things are just some of the fun. The festival will also have many different kinds of vendors. All of this is available to you for a $1 donation admission fee. Why not make a weekend of this and stay at the 1840s Carrollton Inn, located right inside Little Italy, walking distance from the festival. Below are some highlights for the weekend.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18 ENTERTAINMENT

Monaldi Brothers 12:00pm-4:00pm
Mixed Company 4:00pm-8:00pm

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19 ENTERTAINMENT

Small Miracle with Michele Petti 12:00pm-4:00 pm
Park Avenue with Chicky Peluso 4:00pm-8:00pm

SUNDAY 9:30 am MASS & STREET PROCESSION
Celebrate Mass at St. Leo’s in honor of St. Gabriele with Bishop Denis Madden who will lead the annual statue procession through the streets of Little Italy.

BOCCE TOURNAMENT
Don’t miss the bocce action on the Stiles Street courts in the annual St. Gabriele Festival bocce tournament!