Lost and Found Again


Philly's Italian Festival is bringing back a tradition that's been missing for two decades now...

After nearly 20 years, the grease pole is back

About 70 slippery pounds of lard are secured in five-gallon buckets in an undisclosed South Philadelphia location.

It’s physical proof that, after nearly two decades lost to history, the grease pole – Albero della Cuccagna to Italian speakers – is finally back.

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