Johnny’s List of Quirky Boston Events: 08/30/06 Extra


Also, this just in:

Our Lady of Fatima Festa in Ludlow, MA
This year’s 58th annual Our Lady of Fatima Festa is set for Sept. 1 through 4 on the church grounds on Winsor Street. The Festa normally attracts tens of thousands of visitors to activities such as the outdoor Mass, candlelight procession and Portuguese musical performances.

In general, there are a ton of North End festivals. Warning, they are very religious, so if you are not Catholic it may not be for you. See

See last post for this weekend.