Zeppolis, Italian Sausage and Crispy Calamari OH MY!
Join us in celebrating this proud Italian heritage on the Jersey Shore as part of the fifth annual Feast of San Gennaro in Belmar.
The festival will feature authentic Italian foods, live entertainment, dancing and a pasta and cannoli eating contest. The festivities kick off on Saturday with a Mass celebrated in Italian at St. Rose Church in Belmar, followed by the traditional procession of the Statue of San Gennaro to its place of honor on Main Street.
Visitors will can enjoy Italian treats, Beer & Wine tent, eating contests, crafters, kids activities, and dancing in the street.
Saturday, September 16, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, September 17, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Main Street between 10th Avenue and 13th Ave., Belmar
Food Vendors include…
Dellano’s Food Service
Tony’s Italian Sausage
The Little Sicilian
The Tasty Trolley
House of Cupcakes
Buzzetta’s Festival Foods
Cold Stone Creamery
Jersey Jax Pizza
Schedule of events:
Mass of San Gennaro – St. Rose Church 10:00 am
Cannoli Eating Contest – Sponsored by SWEET of Belmar 1:00pm
Meatball Contest – 11am
Chef demo at 12:15 pm by Patrizia’s of Red Bank
Pasta Eating Contest – 1pm Sponsored by Patrizia’s
Saturday Sept 16th
Metropolitan Festival Band – 11:00am – 1:00pm
Bob Ballack – 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Sunday, Sept 17th
Bob Ballack 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Nick Palumbo & His Hot Four -3:00pm – 6:00pm
Paolo Pasta Lanna Swing Dancing – 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Parking for The Feast of San Gennaro in Belmar, NJ. The event will be on Main Street between 10th & 13th Ave. You can take the train (1 block walk) or park at the train station, along 10th ave., the Marina or along the side streets. It’s going to be perfect weather, so riding your bike is also a good option.
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