Holy Ghost Society Festival 2014

Stonington Borough Holy Ghost Society annual celebration.  Commemoration of Queen Isabella selling crown jewels to have money to feed the poor.  Holy Ghost society annually celebrated and provides a delicious dinner for everyone who attends.  Money is raised by raffling off loaves of delicious Portuguese sweet bread.
Westerly Band provides music for processions on Saturday night and Sunday morning to St. Marys Church and plays concert music all afternoon and plays for the drawing of the Domingoes in the evening.
Gathering at the Holy Ghost Society for procession
starting to line up for procession
LIning up behind the  crowns and scepters
ready to start procession
processing to St Marys Church for Mass
Ready for procession after Mass
Processing down Water Street
preparing for procession after Mass--Note Domingo lining up
Gazebo concert Holy Ghost festival 2014
preparing for concert
Alison Patton conducting --  two beats!
Alison Patton narrating the concert
Holy Ghost concert 2014 preparing
Dana and Chris , trumpeters
Holy Ghost festival gazebo pavilion for concert setting up
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