Saint Rocco in the Media

Bostoniano | Posted July 17, 2012

St. Rocco's 83rd Annual Feast

The Saint Rocco’s Feast Association will celebrate 83 years of tradition during their annual “Grande Festa”. Saint Rocco’s Feast has been an integral part of Malden’s community. The event gathers residents and visitors alike to celebrate everything Italian in the streets of Malden. Read more



Press Release | Posted July 17, 2012

St. Rocco's 83rd Annual Feast 2012.

On August 10, 11 and 12, the Saint Rocco's Feast Association will celebrate 83 years of tradition during their annual “Grande Festa”. Saint Rocco’s Feast has been an integral part of Malden’s community. Read more



Press Release | Posted July 27, 2011

St. Rocco's 82nd Annual Feast – Italian Fun, Food, and Entertaiment

Read all about our upcoming 82nd Annual Feast as written up in the Boston Post Gazzette. Read more



Press Release | Posted July 27, 2011

St. Rocco's 82nd Annual Feast to be held in Malden, MA
on August 12th, 13th, 14th, 2011.

Neighborhood tradition continues in celebration of Saint Rocco. Italian fun, food and entertainment. Read more



Post-Gazette | Posted August 14, 2009

St. Rocco's 2009 Feast a Big Hit!

The Post Gazette, dubbed "The Italian-American Voice of Massachusetts, delcared our 2009 feast a big hit! Jump to Page 5 for the full story.



The Boston Globe | Posted August 10, 2009

Family Fun at St. Rocco's Feast!

Learn more in this great article featured in the Boston Globe's website Boston.com.


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.
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