Hoboken Feast of the Madonna Dei Martiri
A couple other readers sent some pics of yesterday’s Madonna procession.
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In case some of you didn’t know, besides the food, bands and fireworks, the big tradition of the annual Hoboken Italian Festival is the carrying of the Madonna Dei Martiri statue all around town.
Here’s a photo that Furey took today of the procession walking up First Street. You can see the rest of his pictures on his Flickr Account.
Oh, and here’s a video of how they do it in Italy: