Dance of the Giglio brings families together

Italian pride ran high this weekend during the Dance of the Giglio in Williamsburg. The annual event requires over 100 men to carry the 80-foot

BROOKLYN - Italian pride ran high this weekend during the Dance of the Giglio in Williamsburg.

The annual event requires over 100 men to carry the 80-foot tall Giglio that also weighs three tons.

The celebration also includes homemade food, bringing family and friends together.

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