Search by Keyword

- or -

- or -

Search by Keyword

Search by Keyword


Giglio Feast of San Paolino

Saturday, Jun 30
5:00pm - 11:00pm

Categories: Festivals

St Catherine of Sienna Parish

33 New Hyde Park Road
Franklin Square, NY 11010

Recommend on Facebook

DESCRIPTION

In 2006, a group of men joined together and decided with passion and love, that it would be an honor to establish the celebration and tradition of paying tribute to San Paolino di Nola on Long Island. It was the commitment of these individuals, who forged a relationship with St. Patrick’s Church of Glen Cove. Thankfully, the pastor of the church embraced this idea with a loving heart and the organization of “The Sons of San Paolino di Nola” was... more

Who's Going

000YES
000MAYBE
000NO
View View View

Are you going?

No

Maybe

Yes

Are you looking forward to this event? Have you been before?

Add a Comment

Clear

More Information

Description

In 2006, a group of men joined together and decided with passion and love, that it would be an honor to establish the celebration and tradition of paying tribute to San Paolino di Nola on Long Island. It was the commitment of these individuals, who forged a relationship with St. Patrick’s Church of Glen Cove. Thankfully, the pastor of the church embraced this idea with a loving heart and the organization of “The Sons of San Paolino di Nola” was formed. The members of our organization come from all different areas of New York and our love for this tradition can be traced back to our families’ ancestry in Italy. Over the years, many of our members have crossed paths during other celebrations for San Paolino that were held in Williamsburg, Brooklyn - Astoria, Queens - Bronx, New York - East Harlem, New York - Cliffside Park, New Jersey and in its original home of Nola, Italy. Collectively, it is our vision and belief that this joyous occasion honoring an individual who sacrificed so much for the people of his hometown should be seen and heard by as many people as possible. We celebrate the feast of San Paolino by carrying a beautiful 70 foot structure on our shoulders in his honor. The Dancing of the Giglio, as it is known, is truly a wonderful sight to see and is enjoyed by men, women, and children alike. In 2011 a decision was made to move the Giglio feast to St. Catherine of Sienna RC Church located at 33 New Hyde Park Road in Franklin Square, NY. The many parishioners of this parish including its pastor Msgr. Richard Figliozzi are from areas around the birthplace of the Giglio, Nola, Italy and are very familiar with this tradition and have accepted us as one of their own. Last year’s turnout was amazing. We would also like to thank each and every one of you who have supported us. We hope we can count on your continued support for many years to come. The celebration of San Paolino and the Dancing of the Giglio is a time honored tradition that we hope will be carried on by our family and friends. Our feast dates are June 27th – July 1st. A schedule is listed below. Visit our web-site at www.sanpaolino.org for more information. Respectfully, The Sons of San Paolino di Nola Schedule of Giglio Events Wednesday June 27th, 6:00pm - Opening Night of Saint Catherine's of Sienna Family Festival & Feast of San Paolino di Nola Friday June 29th - Dancing of the Children's Giglio GIGLIO SATURDAY JUNE 30TH – PARANZA MASS AT 5:00 PM FOLLOWED BY “THE DANCING OF THE GIGLIO AT 6:00 PM with Jimmy Alleva and Danny Vecchiano’s Giglio Band

VENUE INFORMATION

St Catherine of Sienna Parish

33 New Hyde Park Road
Franklin Square, NY 11010

WHAT'S NEARBY?

Panera Bread

Categories: Sandwich Shop Restaurants

From picking the right produce to how we bake our breads, Panera Bread is committed to the culinary craft. Come in and try one of our hand-tossed salads, our made-to-order san...

    • 43670 Greenway Corporate Dr
    • Ashburn,VA 20147
    • (703) 723-0771
    • Map It

    PEI WEI

    Categories: Chinese Restaurants

    ASIAN INSPIRED. FRESHLY MADE. Combining the BOLDEST flavors and the FRESHEST ingredients is what we do. It's why each dish is HANDCRAFTED fresh & fast, and why you'll never s...

      • 22000 Dulles Retail Plz Ste 190
      • Dulles,VA 20166
      • (703) 421-5590
      • Map It

      P.f. Chang's

      Categories: Chinese Restaurants

      P.F. Chang’s features a blend of high-quality, Asian-inspired cuisine and American hospitality in a sophisticated, contemporary bistro setting.

        • 21078 Dulles Town Cir
        • Sterling,VA 20166
        • (703) 421-5540
        • Map It

        Panera Bread

        Categories: Sandwich Shop Restaurants

        From picking the right produce to how we bake our breads, Panera Bread is committed to the culinary craft. Come in and try one of our hand-tossed salads, our made-to-order san...

          • 19325 Promenade Dr
          • Leesburg,VA 20176
          • (571) 333-7263
          • Map It

          Panera Bread

          Categories: Fast Food Restaurants

          From picking the right produce to how we bake our breads, Panera Bread is committed to the culinary craft. Come in and try one of our hand-tossed salads, our made-to-order san...

            • 46300 Potomac Run Plz Ste 140
            • Sterling,VA 20164
            • (571) 434-8701
            • Map It

            Logan's Roadhouse

            Categories: Steak House Restaurants

              • 46321 Mcclellan Way
              • Sterling,VA 20165
              • (703) 421-3860
              • Map It

              Burgerfi

              Categories: Hamburger Restaurants

              Your local BURGERFI isn’t some industrialized fast food giant. They were started in a gourmet kitchen, by gourmet Chefs. Not knowing fast food, the back of the house is built ...

                • 1608 Village Market Blvd Suite 130 Ste 130
                • Leesburg,VA 20175
                • (703) 669-3300
                • Map It

                Ihop3129

                Categories: Restaurants -Breakfast Brunch Lunch

                  • 44030 Pipeline Plz
                  • ASHBURN,VA 20147
                  • (703) 723-3367
                  • Map It

                  Taco Bell

                  Categories: Fast Food Restaurants,Mexican Restaurants

                  Taco Bells official site where you can find more about Happier Hour, Cantina Bell, and Doritos Locos Tacos as well as our nutrition guide, locations, franchise information, an...

                    • 43230 Southern Walk Plz
                    • Broadlands,VA 20148
                    • (703) 729-1263
                    • Map It

                    Mali Thai

                    Categories: Food And Dining,Thai Restaurants

                    New Thai Restaurant in Ashburn, VA. We specialize in Noodles, Curry, and Fried Rice

                      • 43150 Broadlands Center Plz
                      • Broadlands,VA 20148
                      • (703) 726-8833
                      • Map It

                      You may also like

                      Advertisement

                      More about local.com Features

                      Socialize With Us
                       

                      © 2014 Local Corporation - US Patent 7,231,405
                      Some data provided by Acxiom. Questions and Comments? Send us your feedback!