Since 1947, the Columbus Day Parade his drawn attention to the contributions of Italian-Americans in the United States and southeastern New England. 


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Band Sponsor

Band Sponsor

The Permanent Committee


Joseph H. Potter, President
Jeffrey J. Frenette, Vice President
Beth K. Frenette, Parade Chairwoman
Stewart T. Pucci, Treasurer


Robert Pellegrino
Pasqualle (Patsy) Castagna
Kevin Morrone
Ralph Sparks
Ben Headley
Karen Capizzano
Teresa Mathwich
Vincent Capizzano
Brad Kidder
Mike Chiaradio
Mark Gordon
Antoniette Chimento
Ken Burton
Ryan Quattromani

Founding Members

Carmela Bonvenuto
Angelina Gencarella

Deceased Members, R.I.P
(*Founding Member)

Frank Allen
Angelo Altimano
Antonio Azzinaro*
Carmella Berardo*
Angeline Bonvenuto
Minnie Boumenot*
Angeline Boumenot*
Joseph Brancato
Rose Cappuccio*
Dorothy Chiaradio
Robert P. Christina, Sr.
Louis Cimalore
James Cosenza*
Natale Emanuel*
Amadeo Fusaro
Angeline Gingerella
Atanasio Grasso*
Frank Lapere
Richard Lapere
Rose Lazzaro*
Patsy Pellegrino*
Minnie Prizito
Theresa Sposato*
Joseph F. Terranova
John P. Toscano, Sr.*
Antonio Trovato*
Judge Charles Trumpetto
Rose Uzzi*
Columbia Ward*

Special thanks to the Calabrese Club of Westerly for making their facilities available to us throughout the year.


Reserve Your 2018 Spot Now!

There’s still plenty of time to reserve a spot in the 2018 Westerly-Pawcatuck Columbus Day Parade! Why wait! Click the button below to get started.


Watch last year’s parade from start to finish, courtesy of The Westerly Sun. 


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