Parish Festival July 22, 23 & 24 — Save the Dates!

Schedule of Events

Friday, July 22

5 -10 PM – Big Tent Open for Family Theatre Night – Snacks (pizza, popcorn, ice cream, pop, and water) served from snack station under the Big Tent. Beer and wine available at separate station.

7 – 9 PM – Outdoor Family Theatre Night – Encore Theatre Company dramatic vignettes.

Saturday, July 23

Noon – 7 PM – Children’s Tent & Teen Activities – fun for all ages

Noon – 3:30 PM – Classic Car Show – Beautifully restored cars and trucks

Noon – 7:00 PM – Cake Walk – Sweets for the sweet.

Noon – 7:00 PM – Inflatable Kid Games – Air has never been this much fun.

Noon – 8:30 PM Arts & Crafts Village – Local artisans socially spaced along the midway in their own pavilions.

Noon – 1:30 PM K of C Soccer Challenge – Skill and strategy are needed to win this challenge.

Noon – 6:00 PM Golf Chipping Contest – A game of finesse.

1:00 – 3:00 PM Big Tent Entertainment Chelsea House Orchestra – High energy Celtic inspired performance with a kick!

1:00 – 4:00 PM Children’s Tent EntertainmentWildlife Safari meet animals from around the world!

2:00 – 3:30 PM K of C Free Throw Contest – March madness leads to success for all ages.

2:00 – 2:30 PM Tour of Country Church – Introduction to our House of the Lord.

3:15 – 5 PM Big Tent Entertainment – From Grace – Harmony, guitars, & easy listening.

5:30 – 6:30 PM Big Tent Entertainment – Dancer’s Edge – Fun, interactive dancing for children of all ages!

7:00 – 9:45 PM Big Tent Entertainment – Toppermost – Premier Beatles Tribute Band.

Sunday, July 24

11:00 AM – Noon Mass – Under the Big Tent.

Noon – 6:00 PM K of C Chicken Dinner – Time-honored recipe for yum!

Noon – 5:30 PM Children’s Tent & Teen Activities – fun for all ages

Noon – 5:30 PM Cake Walk – Sweets for the sweet.

Noon – 5:30 PM – Inflatable Kid Games – Air has never been this much fun.

Noon – 5:30 PM Golf Chipping Contest – A game of finesse.

Noon – 5:30 PM Arts & Crafts Village – Local artisans socially spaced along the midway in their own pavilions.

12:30 – 3:00 PM Big Tent Entertainment II-V-I Orchestra – Timeless big-band standards. Sunday afternoon treat for the ears.

2:00 – 3:30 PM Vintage Baseball – No gloves; no problem.

3 – 3:15 PM Three – Legged Race – Classic summer fun race in the Children’s Game Tent.

3:15 – 3:30 PM – Human Ring Toss – Gotta see this amazing competition in the Children’s Game Tent.

3:30 – 4: 00 PM – Water Balloon Toss – Victory comes to those with dry hands.

4 – 5:30 PM – Kickball Tournament – Four inning games for the championship on Vintage Baseball Field.

4:00 – 5:30 PM Big Tent Entertainment – Kielbasa Kings – Fan-favorite polka band.

5:30 – 6:00 PM Large Raffle Awards Presentation – Everyone can be a winner!

Large Raffle Tickets are available for purchase in the parish office (3430 Dover St.) by mail, or after Mass the weekends of May 14/15, May 21/22, June 4/5, June 11/12, June 25/26, July 9/10, and July 16/17. 

Raffle Tickets are $10 each

Grand Prize $5,000

2nd Prize $2,500

3rd Prize $1,000

4th Prize $750

5th Prize $500

6th Prize $250


Fun photos from former Festivals!

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