Portuguese Holy Ghost Festa

  • Dates: 6/1/2018, 6/2/2018
  • Location: Humboldt County Fairgrounds & Portuguese Hall
  • Address: 1250 5th Street
  • Ferndale, CA
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Saturday, June 2, 2018 6:30 PM
Sunday, June 3, 2018 9:30 PM

94th Annual Portuguese Holy Ghost Festa.

Celebrate the history and music of Portugal with dinners, a dance, an auction, and a Sunday parade to mass.
Schedule: 6:30pm Saturday, rosary, bean & linguica dinner;
Sunday, line up for parade (9:30am) to 10:30am mass; noon dinner, Portuguese Hall; 2pm auction and dancing at Humboldt County Fairgrounds; evening meal at Portuguese Hall, 7pm.

Since 1936, in its only annual appearance as a marching band, the Scotia Band serenades celebrants with a Portuguese repertoire specific to each stage of the celebration on Sunday as they parade between the Portuguese Hall and the Assumption Church.

The public is invited; persons of Portuguese descent are especially welcome. Contact Ida Toste at (707) 786-4346.