Feast of St. Anthony kicks off in The Bronx

THE BRONX - The five-day Feast of Saint Anthony kicks off today in The Bronx's Little Italy.

The feast is being held along 187th Street and is hosted by Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church.

The feast will feature food, games, rides and fun for all ages.

The celebration will be highlighted by the lift of the Giglio tower on Saturday, a tower soaring 50 to 60 feet and weighing up to 7,000 pounds. The tower will be carried by dozens of men.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Suspected gang members arrested in the Bronx 1 VIDEO: Suspected gang members arrested in the Bronx
Police have released an image of the man 2 Police release image of alleged Beekman Ave. shooter
A whale stranded at Orchard Beach Sunday was 3 Crews euthanize stranded whale after rescue attempts fail
The New York City nonprofit Guardian Angels stepped 4 Guardian Angels step up patrols in Coney Island
5 Neighborhood Brief for April 23

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE