North End festivals
Most head to the North End for its cobblestone streets and authentic Italian food. This year, catch one of their many annual festivals that honor saints and that usually feature live music, street food, and a festive atmosphere.
Here is one pick: Check out the September procession for Santa Rosalia di Palermo, the patron saint of Palermo, Italy.
The society for Santa Rosalia di Palermo was first started in 1939 and hosts the annual procession for the saint in the North End.
This year’s event will begin on Sunday, Sept. 8.