BALTIMORE (CIRCA) - Charm City's Little Italy community is holding one of its longest-standing celebrations this weekend.
The Feast of St. Gabriele is held to benefit Saint Leo the Great Church in Baltimore's Little Italy every August. The festival includes a traditional street procession following Sunday Mass, Italian food and vino, local vendors, bocce tournament, and of course, the annual Roma Sausage-eating contest.
THIS SUNDAY - AUGUST 19th, 2018 - Roma Sausage will be hosting their annual FEAST OF ST. GABRIELE SAUSAGE EATING CONTEST in Little Italy, Baltimore at the MAIN STAGE at 3:00 PM (Please arrive/sign up early to ensure a position in the contest) 🌭🇮🇹️⛪🎊 pic.twitter.com/LE7lSgZVkH— Roma Sausage (@RomaSausage) August 16, 2018
This is the festival's 89th year in Baltimore.