St. Theresa Feast Offers 5 Days of Summer Fun

Teresa’s Bakery & Cafe’s Christina Sassone and Eric D’Armetta offered classic Italian pastries.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

The 23rd annual St. Theresa Feast offered Bronxites five fun-filled days of local entertainment from Wednesday, June 19 to Sunday, June 23 in Pelham Bay.

The neighborhood tradition featured carnival rides, game stations, music, delicious food and raffle prizes.

The Throggs Neck Volunteer Ambulance Corps.’ (back, l-r) Robert Thorson, Austin Rodriguez, Justin and Jacob Acevedo, (front, l-r) chief Erika Newsome-Rivera, assistant chief Frencheska Acevedo and Rebecca Mota.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

Its final day featured the procession through the streets with the statue of St. Theresa, the feast’s namesake, while a traditional Italian Procession Band performed.

Many Bronxites of all ages attended this year’s feast.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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