34th Annual

Festival of Racalmutese Maria SS. Del Monte, Hamilton, Ontario

June 20th thru 26th   2022

Monday June 20th                                                                    PROGRAM                                      

6:30 PM   Wine Tasting - Pillitteri Estates Winery comes to you at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto. Hosted by Mr. Gary Pillitteri.  Register at www.racalmutoclub.com

 

Tuesday June 21st                                                         

7:00 PM  Evening of Lemons and Limoncello at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto - with guest appearance Charly Chiarelli.  Showing award winning film “Road to Lemon Grove” - Starring Charly Chiarelli. Register at www.racalmutoclub.com

 

Wednesday June 22nd                                                             

6:30 PM  Italian Hands-on Cooking Workshop at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto. Chef Nicholas “Brings Italian Cooking to you, Porta la Cucina Italiana da te “. Added feature “Stanley Tucci’s Big Night” film. Register at www.racalmutoclub.com

7:00 PM  The Triduum in honor of Our Lady begins with Mass at the Church of Our Lady of All Souls 21 Barton St. W.

 

Thursday June 23rd                                                             

11:30 AM   Porchetta Sandwiches all day at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto.

6:30 PM   Enjoy Dinner and traditional Italian live music with Frank Moyo at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto. Register at www.racalmutoclub.com

7:00 PM    Triduum and Mass (second evening) in honor of Our Lady at Our Lady of All Souls 21 Barton St. W.

Friday June 24th                                                             

11:30 AM Porchetta Sandwiches all day at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto.

7:30 PM  Enjoy traditional music in front of the Fratellanza Racalmutese Club, 72 Murray St. W, Corso Racalmuto.

9:00 PM  Candlelight Procession (Inizio Fiaccolata) begins and concludes with hymns of praise and music in Our Lady of All Souls Church, 

 

Saturday June 25th

10:00 AM  6th Annual Bocce Tournament at Fratellanza Racalmutese Italian Club

12:30 PM   NEW Singing Contest –at Main stage Our Lady of All Souls Church, 21 Barton St W

1:30 PM     Kid Zone - Children activities inflatables, Combo bouncy castle, cotton candy, and popcorn

6:00 PM    Festival Food and Beer Garden

7:00 PM    Enjoy listening to the music under the stars from various performers, tenors, and modern music

 

Sunday June 26th

10:00 AM  Beginning of the “Purmisioni” (procession of promises) from Fratellanza Racalmutese Club, 72 Murray Street W, Corso Racalmuto to Our Lady of All Souls Church, 21 Barton St. W.

11:30 AM   A Holy Solemn Mass at Our Lady of All Souls Church will be celebrated in honour of our Blessed Mother.

4:00 PM    Kid Zone - Children activities inflatables, Combo bouncy castle, cotton candy, and popcorn

3:30 PM    Commencement of main Procession with Ayr Paris Band & Impact Percussions plays music in honour of Maria Del Monte.

4:00 PM    Festival Food and Beer Garden

4:30 PM    NEW - 3 Finalists – Singing Contest

5:00 PM    Enjoy listening to music from various performers, and ending with Pyrotechnics and Laser Show