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The 100th Feast of the Blessed Sacrament Has Arrived [Photos/Videos]

Greg Desrosiers/TSM – Mayor Jon Mitchell speaking at the opening ceremony of the 100th Feast of the Blessed Sacrament
It’s that time of year again. The 100th annual Feast of the Blessed Sacrament is taking over Madeira Field this weekend.

Thursday night was the official opening of the Feast and a ceremony was held to honor the four Founding Fathers.

Madeiran Secretary of Culture, Tourism, & Transportation Concencao Estudante says the spirit of the four men live on through the Feast Committee…

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The four day festival will feature Portuguese food, Madeira wine, live entertainment, amusement rides, and a parade Sunday afternoon. Admission is free and all food and beverage can be purchased with tickets at one dollar per ticket. Hours of operation are 12 noon through midnight.

Greg Desrosiers/TSM
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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

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