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2016 Feast Schedule

Free Parking

At the Millbrook/Twin City Plaza (at the Gore/Medford Street end of Warren Street). Park in posted areas only and do not park too close to the train tracks. Park to the left of the Twin City Plaza sign.

At the Target Plaza on Somerville Ave in Somerville (just a short walk up the street on the Gore/Medford Street side of Warren Street).

On the street.

Friday, September 9

6:00 PM:
Vendors Rockwell
The Feast opens with
food vendors, games, and amusements.

6:30 PM:
Saints
Candlelight procession with the Saints
and the North End Marching Band.

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Reminisants Hank Morse
Performance by Boston's own music group,
The Reminisants! Emcee for the night will be
radio personality Hank Morse from 105.7 WROR!

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Cover Girls
Performance by The Cover Girls,
singing their many hits including
"Show Me" and "Because of You"!


Saturday, September 10

1:00 PM:
Vendors Rockwell
The Feast opens with
food vendors, games, and amusements.

2:00 PM and 4:00 PM:
Mike Fucci
Join Italian food maestro Chef
Mike Fucci as he demonstrates some
of his mouth-watering Italian creations

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM:
Stephen Savio
Music performed by Stephen Savio.

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM:
Character Meet and Greet-
Come take your picture with the
Disney Princesses and Star Wars characters!

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM:
Smokin' Joe
Live performance by
Smokin' Joe and the Henchmen Trio!
(Warren Street Stage)

6:30 PM:
Saints
Candlelight procession with the Saints
and the North End Marching Band.

6:45 PM:
Healing Service
Special healing service with Holy
Oils and Relics of Saints Cosmas and Damian.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM:
Amp 103.3
Radio station Amp 103.3 joins the Feast!

7:30 PM:
Cannoli Billy Costa
Come and cheer on your favorite contestant
at our Annual Meatball Eating Contest!
Emcee for the night will be radio
personality Billy Costa!

8:00 PM:
The Village People
Performance by world famous disco group,
The Village People! They will be singing
their many hit songs including
"YMCA", "Macho Man", and "In the Navy"!
(Cambridge Street Stage)

9:00 PM:
Tony Orlando
Performance by Tony Orlando, singing
his many hits including "Knock Three Times",
"Candida", and "Tie a Yellow Ribbon
Round the Ole Oak Tree"!
(Cambridge Street Stage)


Sunday, September 11

8:30 AM:
Procession
Procession to the Saint Francis of Assisi Church
with the statues of Saints Cosmas and Damian,
statue of Padre Pio, St. Alfio's Marching Band,
and the North End Marching Band.

9:30 AM:
Bishop
Feast Day Mass celebrated by
Bishop Peter Uglietto at the
Saint Francis of Assisi Church
(325 Cambridge Street, East Cambridge).

1:00 PM:
The Feast opens for the day.
Statues of Saints Cosmas and Damian
are paraded through the streets of
East Cambridge and Somerville along with
St. Alfio's Marching Band, the North End
Marching Band, trolleys, and floats.

Some favorite Feast stops are:
198 Washington Street, Somerville at 3:00 PM
'Flowers By Sal' at 5:00 PM
17 Porter Street, Cambridge at 6:00 PM

Click here to see the entire parade route

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM:
Gian Faraone
Performance by Gian Faraone!

2:00 PM and 4:00 PM:
Dana Galla Strayton
Dana Galla Strayton of the Prince Street
Cafe and Bakery, featured on the TLC
and CBS Television Networks, shares some
Italian family recipes as she makes "dolce".

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM:
Magic 106.7
Radio station Magic 106.7 joins the Feast!

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM:
Character Meet and Greet-
Come take your picture with well known
characters and street performers!

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM:
Sea Breeze
Italian and American favorites by
Stephen Savio and Sea Breeze!

7:00 PM:
confetti
Saints arrive back on Porter Street
to a shower of confetti!

7:15 PM:
Cannoli Hank Morse
Come and cheer on your favorite contestant
at our Annual Cannoli Eating Contest!
Emcee for the night will be radio
personality Hank Morse from 105.7 WROR!

7:30 PM:
The Platters
The Platters perform many of their hit songs,
including "Only You" and "The Great Pretender"!

10:00 PM:
Saints
Procession with the Saints
back to the chapel on Porter Street.


Tuesday, September 27

7:00 PM:
Mass in Honor of the Actual Feast day
of Saints Cosmas and Damian at 17 Porter Street.