Today’s news:

Right in step with the dancing Giglio

They came from near and from far – as far away as Italy to as nearby as Union Avenue – to witness the 122nd annual lifting of the Giglio tower in Williamsburg.

Nearly 200 men lifted two thee‚ąíton structures into the air as a crowd of thousands danced and clapped for five hours on the streets in front of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (275 North 8th St. at Havemayer Street).

Pin It
Print this story Permalink

Reader Feedback

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not BrooklynDaily.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynDaily.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

CNG: Community Newspaper Group