Historic Wooster Square Association, Inc.

Working to keep the neighborhood strong & vibrant

The 41th Festival will be held on Sunday, April 27, 2014 • noon to 5 p.m.

To give you a flavor of the annual event, we share the program.


Master of Ceremonies: Bill Iovanne, Jr.


12:00-12:15  Procession of the Italian Societies

12:15-1:15    HAND (progressive rock)

 1:15-2:30     Tuxedo Junction (swing band) 

 2:30-3:00     Friend of Wooster Square Awards

                     Announcements,  Raffle Winners, Cherry Tree Planting

 3:00-4:00     Opera on Stage:  Dramma per Musica

 4:00-5:00     St. Luke’s Steel Drum Band 

                      with Music Haven's “Harmony in Action” orchestra



Abate’s Apizza

Buccitti Italian Ice

Cheese Truck by Caseus 

Elm City Kettle Corn

La Carreta Mexican Food

Lalibela Ethiopian Food

Oriental Pantry

St. Ann Society of the Church of St. Michael

Swagat's Indian Cuisine website

Szabo's Seafood

3 Chicks Grille

Vanchetta Rolling Rotiserie 

Wooster Square Grill website

Wooster Square Bakers, including goodies from Chestnut Fine Foods, 

     Katalina's Kupcakes, Sweet Mary's, Libby's Italian Pastry, 

     Lucibello's Italian Pastry Shop,  Orangeside Luncheonette; 

     The Wholesome Kichen and Whole G Bakery

Andiamo Tours  www.andiamotours.com
Animal Haven
Theresa Argento,  Italian neighborhood memorabilia  
Chabaso Bakery (free mini-baguettes!) chabaso.com
Creatively Yours (handmade jewelry, folk dolls, baby clothing) 
Elm City Market  elmcitymarket.coop
Elm City Parks Conservatory 
Elm City Shimmy www.elmcityshimmy.com
Elm City Wellness *  elmcitywellness.com
Farnham Neighborhood House
Fort Nathan Hale fort-nathan-hale.org
Horizon Wings Raptor Rescue *
Historic Wooster Square Association   historicwoostersquare.org
Historic Wooster Square Association Kids Area*
I-95 New Haven Harbor Crossing program (Q Bridge)  www.I95newhaven.com
Italian American Historical Society of Connecticut
Antionette Muilo 
Make A Bracelet*
Melinda Marquez Flamenco Dance Center www.melindamarquezfdc.org
Music Haven
Nappy's Puppets (Shadow Puppets)* 
New Haven Museum *  http://newhavenmuseum.org/
New Haven Preservation Trust www.nhpt.org
Next Step Living (energy) www.nextstepliving.com
Northeast Clean Power/3 Degrees  northeastcleanpower.com
The Olive Oil Factory www/greatoil.com
our secret tree house oursecret treehouse.com *
Premier Designs Jewelry frosarbo.mypremierdesigns.com
Arlene & Cheryl Szczarba, Realtors/ Seabury-Hill Reators
Saint Ann Society
Saint Catello Society
Saint Mary Maddlalena Ladies Guild
Santa Mary Maddalena Society
Society of Saint Trofimena
Springs Learning Center
Yale Social Cognitive Development Lab *  scdlab.yale.edu
Yale Peabody Museum *  peabody.yale.edu/

* especially for children (arts, crafts, games, and face painting, and more!)


Susan A. Bracht, hematire jewelry 

Colin Caplan, New Haven history, Taste of New Haven website

Bill Denby, Antique Prints of New haven 

Dawn Foss  dawnfoss.tateauthor.com 

Paul Hergenrother, PhD Design & photography www.phddesign.org

Mary Lou Horan, New Haven watercolors, prints, and cards  

Derek Mirabilio – Mirabilio Natural Designs mirabilio.com/

Ewelina Polgrabska, paintings & drawings 

Kathryn Schauer Photography  kathrynschauerphotography.com 

Bart Connors Szczarba, photography, blog



A Dog’s Life adogslifect.com

Best Buddy Biscuits

Friends of the New Haven Animal Shelter  findafriendforlife.org

Greater New Haven Cat Project

New Haven Dachshund Meetup www.meetup.com/dachshunds

Pups Without Partners  www.pupswithoutpartners.org