87th Annual Feast of St Rocco
August 12th, 13th, & 14th, 2016
Festival Hours: Friday 6-11 pm; Saturday 6-11 pm; Sunday 1-9 pm.
Location: Pearl and Thacher Streets, Malden, MA
Parking: Parking around the streets of the Feast. Free/residential parking
Located on T Route: Malden Center - Orange Line
Games, Homemade Italian Specialties, Wheel of Luck, Live Entertainment all weekend long, Fun for everyone!
Schedule of Events:
| Friday, August 12th
6 PM - Stands Open
6:30 - The Procession from the Italian American Citizens Club to the “Feast”.
7 - 11 PM - “Beatlejuice” Performs.
Richie Willis and 'The Jewels'
| Sunday, August 14th
1:00 PM - Stands Open
2-4 PM: Procession with the statue of St. Rocco
4:30-6:30 PM: Richie Willis and ‘The Jewels’
7-9 PM: ‘Vinyl Groove’
Previous Feast Photo Galleries
Take a tour of our past Feasts of Saint Rocco. View the Galleries here.
If you are interested in participating in sending dontaions please email firstname.lastname@example.org at 781-438-0803.
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About Saint Rocco
Saint Rocco was born of noble parentage about 1340 A.D. in Montpellier, France. At birth it was noted that he had a red cross-shaped birthmark on the left side of his chest. As a young child, San Rocco showed great devotion to God and the Blessed mother. At an early age, his parents died leaving him an orphan under the care of his uncle, the Duke of Montpellier. Soon after, San Rocco distributed his wealth among the poor and took a vow of poverty.Read more