The 2018 St. Roch Feast Kicks off on Wednesday Night

It’s that time of year again. The St. Roch Feast in Chickahominy will be held from 6:00pm to 10:30 pm on Wednesday, and 6:00pm to 11:00pm  on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Hosted by St. Roch parish the popular event is a longtime tradition.

Formally established in 1938, St. Roch Roman Catholic church in Greenwich is part of the Diocese of Bridgeport.  Every August people from all over town come to have a good time at the feast.

Head to the area of  St. Roch Church and Hamilton Avenue School where the air will be punctuated with smells of sausage, peppers, and pizza fritta.

Check out the beer and wine garden, rides, games of luck and skill, and the food court.

As per tradition there will be live music every night, as well as rides, games and abundant sweets and treats for kids of all ages.

St Roch Festival sponsor Syl Pecora with his helpers at the St Roch Festival, Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

St Roch Festival sponsor Syl Pecora with his helpers at the St Roch Feast, Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

Games of skill and chance at the St. Roch Festival Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

Games of skill and chance at the St. Roch Feast Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

The St. Roch Festival was a huge success not only because of beautiful weather this year, but because of abundant efforts of volunteers and sponsors. Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

The St. Roch Feast was a huge success not only because of beautiful weather this year, but because of abundant efforts of volunteers and sponsors. Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

Carmella Budkins and Cathy Derene volunteering at the St. Roch's Feast. Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

Carmella Budkins and Cathy Derene volunteering at the St. Roch’s Feast. Aug 12, 2017 Photo: Leslie Yager

St. Roch Feast, St. Roch Church in Chickahominy, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

St. Roch Feast, St. Roch Church in Chickahominy, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

St. Roch Feast, St. Roch Church in Chickahominy, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

Interim Greenwich Schools superintendent (center) volunteering at St. Roch Feast in 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

St. Roch Feast, St. Roch Church in Chickahominy, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

St. Roch Feast, St. Roch Church in Chickahominy, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Credit: Asher Almonacy

Enjoying the Scrambler on Aug 12, 2017 at the St. Roch Festival. Photo: Leslie Yager

Enjoying the Scrambler on Aug 12, 2017 at the St. Roch Feast. Photo: Leslie Yager


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