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St. Peter’s Fiesta 2018

June 27 @ 5:00 pm - July 1 @ 10:00 am

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The St. Peter’s Fiesta is a five day festival honoring the patron saint of the fisherman St. Peter.

The festival is put on by the Italian American community of Gloucester, Massachusetts.

See concerts, parades, boat and foot races, amusement rides, fireworks, and the famous ‘Greasy Pole Contest’. The St. Peter’s Fiesta attracts visitors from all over the country.

Wednesday, June 27
  • 7:00-10:00p.m.| Musical Entgrtainmen | Saint Peter’s Park: VINYL GROOVE
  • Carnival Open 5pm – Midnight
Thursday, June 28
  • 6:30 p.m | Fiesta 5K Road Race -with Cape Ann YMCA – Starting location Stage Fort Park – Finish Line at Saint Peter’s Park
    • For further details, contact Cape Ann YMCA
  • 8:00-11:00p.m | Entertainment, Dance and Music | Saint Peter’s Park featuring: WILD FIRE
  • Carnival Open 5pm – Midnight
Friday, June 29
  • 4:45p.m | Greasy Pole Contest and Women’s Seine Boat Races | Pavilion Beach
  • 6:30p.m | Entertainment | Before Opening Ceremonies
  • 7:00p.m | Formal Opening at Saint Peter’s Square
  • Entertainment will immediately follow until 11:30 pm:
    • 8:15-9:45 pm Music by MORENO FRUZZETTI
  • Carnival Open 2pm – Midnight
Saturday, June 30
  • 10:00a.m | Pavilion Beach | Seine Boat Race: Gloucester Coast Guard vs. Gloucester Fire Department & Gloucester Police Department
  • 3:00 p.m | Children’s Games | Beach Court
  • 4:45 p.m | Sports Events | Pavilion Beach: Seine Boat Races & Greasy Pole Contest
  • 8:00-11:30pm | Musical Entertainment | Saint Peter’s Park featuring: FRANCO CORSO
  • Carnival Open 12pm – Midnight
Sunday, July 1
  • 10:00a.m | Celebration of Mass of Saint Peter | St.Peter’s Park
  • 12:00 noon | Procession following the Celebration of Outdoor Mass
  • 3:00p.m | Blessing of the Fleet | Stacy Boulevard
  • 3:00 p.m | Concert | Saint Peter’s Park: U.S Navy Band Northeast, Rhode Island Sound
  • 4:45 p.m | Sports Events | at Pavilion Beach -Seine Boat Races & Greasy Pole Contest
  • 6:30p.m | Children’s Pifiata Contest | at Pascucci Court
  • 7:15p.m | Awards Ceremony – Trophies awarded to winners of the Sports Events
  • 8:30 p.m | Musical Entertainment | Saint Peter’s Park featuring: NATALIE PINTO and PANORAMA
  • 10:15 p.m | Raffle Drawings and Closing Procession
  • Carnival Open 12pm – Midnight

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Start:
June 27 @ 5:00 pm
End:
July 1 @ 10:00 am
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