Annual Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Wed Jul 6, 2022
Various times
Free, with fees for some activities

The Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel and San Paolino di Nola is one of the oldest Italian American Feasts in America. Celebrate with the congregation of OLMC church during this blocks-long carnival. The celebration dates back to 1903, when the Nolani immigrants first held their transplanted feast, maintaining many of the traditions from the Mezzogiorno.

2021 Highlights include:

  • Wednesday, July 6, Opening Night Mass | 7pm
  • Thursday, July 7 Kids Giglio | 6:30pm
  • Sunday, July 10 GIGLIO Mass | 11:30am | 1:30pm First Lift
  • Wednesday, July 13, Night Giglio Lift | 7:30pm
  • Saturday, July 16, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Mass & Procession | 2pm
  • Sunday, July 17, Old Timers Day Giglio Lift | 3pm

The carnival is open nightly, from July 6-17

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