Another great ethnic Feast Day for all New Yorkers to celebrate, the Feast of San Gennaro has its roots deep in Italy’s past.
San Gennaro is the Patron Saint of Naples and the celebration of this Feast day is a spiritual occasion and also a time of redemption, remembrance and reconciliation for all.
Wonderful food is available and FREE music happens right through the Festival with activities for the whole family.
For lovers of Italian food, 35 Of Little Italy’s restaurants provide indoor and outside dining.
As well 300 licensed street vendors sell all kinds of international foods.
There’s lots of free music and on Sept 19 there’s celebratory mass at Most Precious Blood Church followed by the ceremonial procession through the streets of the statue of San Gennaro. Go along, look at the sights and eat up all the delicious food New Yorkers, it’s a great celebration.LIKE great Festivals in New York