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St. Peter’s Fiesta – POSTPONED

June 24 - June 28

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

Free
St. Peter's Fiesta - Parade - Gloucester MA
SAINT PETER’S FIESTA 2020 has postponed the event. New date is TBD.

St. Peter’s Fiesta, held in June, 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 2020 festival.

 

Details

Start:
June 24
End:
June 28
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.stpetersfiesta.org

Venue

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