Will San Gennaro festival happen this year? The Feast is Back!!
The Feast of San Gennaro 2022 in Little Italy, NYC runs from Thursday September 15 through Sunday September 25! The Feast celebrates the life of San Gennaro of Naples who was Bishop of Benevento, Italy and was martyred in 305AD. Read more about San Gennaro and the feast by clicking here.
Where is the Feast of San Gennaro? Where is the Feast of San Gennaro? The Feast of San Gennaro is located along Mulberry Street between Canal and Houston Streets. The festival stage is located on the corner of Grand and Motts Sts and features live entertainment starting at 6:30pm each night.
Why is San Gennaro celebrated? The feast day of San Gennaro is the day of the liquefaction of the Saint’s blood. San Gennaro’s bones and two ancient ampoules containing his blood are kept in the Cathedral of Naples. According to history, after San Gennaro’s martyrdom, his blood was collected by a devout woman named Eusebia.
Where is the Little Italy festival in Clinton in?
Little Italy Festival.
|Little Italy Festival L.I.F.T|
|Venue||Main St, 9th St, Water St, Wine Garden,|
|Inaugurated||September 4, 1966|