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St. Peter’s Fiesta

June 26 - June 30

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating indefinitely

Free
St. Peter's Fiesta - Parade - Gloucester MA
SAINT PETER’S FIESTA 2019

St. Peter’s Fiesta, held from June 26 to June 30, 2019, is a celebration of the city’s commercial fishing and faith, that has grown to become a city-wide party in Gloucester, MA. The celebration offers parades of statues, icons through the streets, Seine boat races, the blessing of the city’s commercial fishing fleet, Masses, nine evenings of prayer, a carnival and the greasy pole contest. The festival is sponsored by the Italian American community in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

 

Parade, St. Peter's Fiesta - Gloucester MA
Parade, St. Peter’s Fiesta – Gloucester MA

The 5-day festival honoring St. Peter, patron saint of all fishermen. He became one of Jesus’ first followers and is considered the Catholic Church’s first pope. Stay tuned for the full program of events for the 2019 festival.

 

Details

Start:
June 26
End:
June 30
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.stpetersfiesta.org

Venue

St. Peter’s Square
Gloucester, MA 01930 United States