Connie Francis will preside as Grand Marshal in the Columbus Day Parade, Philadelphia, PA on Sunday, October 8th, 2017. The parade will begin at 12:30 PM from Broad and Morris Streets and proceed south on Broad St. to Marconi Plaza (Broad and Oregon Ave.)
Other Italian-American activities will include the "1492 Night in Italy Dinner" with renowned American Disc Jockey, Jerry Blavat, also known as "The Geator".
The event is in Honor of Judge Matthew Carrafiello and Officer Ace Delgado and will be held at Galdo's Restaurant, 1933 W. Moyamensing Ave., Philadelphia, PA / Tel. (215)271-9083. The dinner gathering will commence at 6:30 PM at a cost of $75.00/pp and is open to the general public. Anyone interested in attending should email firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.