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Columbus Day Festival on Federal Hill

Columbus Day Festival Federal Hill RI
Columbus Day Festival Federal Hill RI

Columbus Day Festival Federal Hill RI


The Columbus Day Weekend Festival 2013, taking place on Federal Hill in Providence, RI, is an annual Italian festival in the heart of Italian-American culture in Rhode Island. People from all over the region will be coming to the historic district. During the 2012 Columbus Day Festival, nearly 100,000 people came to visit, and there’s no reason this year’s won’t be just as big. The festival will have its grand opening on the morning of Saturday, October 12th, right at noon in DePasquale Square, located on the corner of Atwells Avenue and De Pasquale Avenue. There will be several different live music venues lining Atwells Avenue, home of the iconic pineapple arch that hangs over the center of the street.

Columbus Day Festival Federal Hill RI

Columbus day Festival Federal Hill RI will be starting on Saturday October 12th at 10:00 AM, and will be ending on Columbus Day, Monday, October 14th, at around 8:00 PM. come by Sunday at 11:00 am- earlier if you want to set up beforehand and grab the best spots- to check out the Festival’s Columbus Day Weekend parade.

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Not only is the Columbus Day Weekend Festival a great way to keep the family occupied during your three day weekend, but there is no cost for admission. It’s a great opportunity for a memorable, family-friendly outing, and, as it takes place on Federal Hill, you’ll be able to find plenty of things to eat, from dough boys to seafood.

Columbus Day Festival Federal Hill RI…make it a tradition!


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  1. I attended the Columbus Day Festival this year, 2014. I am trying to find out who sold the doughboys out if a white truck that only said doughboys in black on the side. They had a man claiming to have the worlds best doughboys. He was right! The doughboys were amazing. Could u please tell me where to find these doughboys? Thank you, Andrea

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