St. Theresa’s Church Hosts Annual St. Theresa Feast

St. Theresa vicar Fr. Joseph (l) met parishioners Larry and Stephanie Turtle at the festival.
Photo by Laura Stone

The 21st annual St. Theresa Feast offered Bronxites five fun-filled days of local entertainment from Wednesday, June 21 to Sunday, June 25 in Pelham Bay.

(l-r) Christine, Adele, Candida, Antonia, Sebastian and Marco Errichiello made fresh zeppoles.
Photo by Laura Stone

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

Carlos Velazquez (front, c) won a big prize with friends (back, l-r) Nathaniel Sarubbi, Damon Brown and Marquis Jienez.
Photo by Laura Stone

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.

Kim Verbos (c) played a carnival game with her niece, Lacey Vetter (l).
Photo by Laura Stone

Marc Jacob Salandy (l) and Allura Belle Disla had fun at the feast.
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(l-r) St. Theresa Conference of Society of St. Vincent de Paul volunteers Edie Regine, Rafael Baez, April Russo, Hope Mazzolla and Margie Primiani helped out at the festival.
Photo by Laura Stone

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