Feast of St. Anthony kicks off in 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

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.

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