Friends of Saint Anthony's Feast

Giglio Society of East Harlem, New York - Originating from Brusciano, Italy, “The Giglio Boys” are dedicated to honoring our beloved Sant' Antonio by constructing a several story “Giglio” and performing the dance of the Giglio during their Italian Festival held the second weekend of August in East Harlem, New York.

Matt Conti - who has become the unofficial photographer of all things North End is a true asset to the North End and a good friend to Saint Anthony’s Feast. Many of the photographs we use on this website and on our social media are thanks to Matt Conti.

Comitato di Festa di Montefalcione – Is the official website of the Festa di Sant’ Antonio e’ Santa Lucia in Montefalcione, Avellino, Italy.

Saint Leonard of Port Maurice Church – Consecrated in 1873 and staffed by Franciscan Fathers and Brothers of the Order of Friars Minor, Saint Leonard’s is the first church in New England to be built by Italian immigrants. It is also the home parish of Saint Anthony’s Society.

Basilica di Sant’ Antonio – Located in Padua, Italy, and constructed between 1238 and 1310, the Basilica is a magnificent structure and the repository for the blessed remains of our Patron, Saint Anthony.

Mayor’s Office of Arts, Tourism & Special Events – Special thanks to the Mayor and the staff of the Special Events Office for all their support and assistance – visit this site for a one stop calendar and guide of the goings on in Boston.

The Post Gazette – One of the nation’s first Italian American Newspapers has been in publication since 1900 in the heart of the North End of Boston.

North End – The #1 online guide for "All Things North End" - its past and present. Find out information about the neighborhood, including directories, history, photos, maps and resources.

North End - is a neighborhood-focused website created to share local “news and views” about the North End/Waterfront area of Boston.

The Fisherman’s Feast in honor of the Madonna Del Socorsso di Sciacca

Saint Agrippina Feast in honor Sant’ Agrippina di Mineo

Steve Dunwell Photography – Steve Dunwell is Boston’s premiere landscape, aerial, architecture, and editorial photographer. His work can be seen in stores across the United States – Steve created the wonderful video on our home page.
Giglio Society of East Harlem, New York
Giglio Society of East Harlem, New York

Giglio Society of East Harlem, New York
Giglio Society of East Harlem, New York

Altar at Saint Leonard's Church

Hanover Street Painting
Hanover Street Painting

Basilica Di Sant' Antonio Courtyard

Basilica Di Sant' Antonio Padua

Sant' Antonio Montefalcione

This Way To The North End

Saint Anthony's Tomb and Chapel
Any visual, audio reproduction, or written material of the festival other than the News Media is strictly forbidden without the written permission of the St. Anthony Di Padua Da Montefalcione Society, Inc. Also, no articles bearing the image or wording of St. Anthony can be sold at the Festival. Saint Anthony's Feast is a registered service mark. Usage of the wording or image of Saint Anthony is not permitted without approval of the San Antonio Di Padova Da Montefalcione, Inc.