June 15, 2018

A Look at the 2018 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn

Viva San Vito!
Photos by New York Scugnizzo
Members of the Congrega San Vito di Ciminna
prepare the vara for Sunday's procession
Sashes and cummerbunds were distributed to members
(L) San Vito departs the clubhouse. (R) Donations are pinned on to the saint
Getting ready to start the procession outside the clubhouse (7712 18th Ave.)
Young participants carry the flags  
(Above & below) The procession saunters through the neighborhood
Devotees in the train of the saint didn't allow
the lousy weather to dampen their holiday spirit
The Tony Neglia Band
Also see:
A Look at the 2017 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn
A Look at the 2016 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn
A Look at the 2015 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn
A Look at the 2014 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn
A Look at the 2013 Festa di San Vito Martire in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn