The Catholic Telegraph Festival Guide

This Weekend
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time August 20th

ST. BERNADETTE SHINING BRIGHT THROUGH THE ECLIPSE AMELIA
Friday, August 18, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 19, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 20, Noon-9:00 p.m.
1479 Locust Lake Rd., Amelia, OH 45102
513-753-5566
Events: Live Music Nick Netherton Friday, Robin Lacy and de Zydeco Saturday, Local BlueGrass Bands and Out on Bail Sunday; Kids Rides, Games, Air Conditioned Casino, Bid-N-Buy, Basket Raffle and more!
Food Available: Variety of food all weekend; Craft & Domestic
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON MILFORD
Friday, August 18, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 19, 6:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 20, 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
5900 Buckwheat Rd., Milford, OH 45150
513-575-0119
Events: Live Music Second Wind Friday, Rusty Griswolds Saturday, The Uncle Charlie Band Sunday; Gambling under the Big Tent, Bid-n-Buy, Basket Raffle, Rides, Children’s Games, Free Bicycle Raffle Each Night,
Food Available: Various food options on grounds daily; Sunday Chicken Dinner 1-7 p.m.
Beer Garden w/ID and wristband
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ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST DRY RIDGE
Friday, August 18, 7:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 19, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 20, Noon-10:00 p.m.
5361 Dry Ridge Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45252
(513) 385-8010
Events: Live Music Final Order Friday, Bad Habit Saturday, The Remains Sunday; Prizes, Games, Raffles and much more!!!
Food Available: Variety of Foods; Sunday: Country Style Chicken Dinner 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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ST. MARY FUNFEST AND 5K RUN HYDE PARK
Thursday August 17, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., 5K Run followed by Live Music Food and Drinks
Friday, August 18, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 19, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 20, 12:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
2853 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208
513-321-1207
Events: Live Music Greedy Pritchard after the race on Thursday, The Company Band Friday, Tone Yard Saturday, The Paul Otten Band Sunday; Rides, Games, and Much More!
Food Available: Grilled food throughout weekend, Festival Favorites and Much More! Sunday: Spaghetti Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband
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ST. WILLIAM PRICE HILL
Friday, August 18, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. (Adults Only)
Saturday, August 19, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 20, 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
4108 W. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45205
513-921-0247
Events: Live Music The Rusty Griswolds Friday, Blue Stone Ivory Saturday, Elder Glee Club & Saffire Express Sunday; Bid-n-Buy, Games, High Hand Poker Jackpot, Raffles and much more!
Food Available: Festival Favorites throughout the weekend, Sunday Chicken Dinner from The Farm
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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Weekend of August 25th – August 27th
Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time August 27th

ST. IGNATIUS LOYOLA FESTIVAL 2017 MONFORT HEIGHTS
Friday, August 25, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 26, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 27, 4:00 p.m.-10 p.m.
5222 North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45247
513-661-6565
Events: Live Music, Games, Rides and much more!
Food Available: Ron’s Roost Chicken, Metts, Burgers, LaRosa’s Pizza, Chicken Tenders, French Fries, Baked Potatoes, Skyline
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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ST. IGNATIUS OF ANTIOCH 24th ANNUAL DAYTON LEBANESE FESTIVAL
Friday, August 25, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 26, 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 27, 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
5915 Springboro Pike, Dayton, OH 45449
(937) 428-0372
Food Available: Kibbee, Kafta, Beef and Chicken Shawarma (Lebanese gyro), Tabouli and Salata Salads, Stuffed Grapes Leaves, Hummus Dip, Homemade Middle Eastern Mountain Bread with Zhatar Seasoning and Baklava, Ghraybeh, Nammuoora Desserts.
Beer Garden w/ID and wristband
No Gaming
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Weekend of September 1st – September 4th
Twenty Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Sunday September 3rd
Labor Day Weekend

ALTERFEST KETTERING
Friday, September 1, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 2, Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 3, 1:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Monday, September 4, Noon – 5:00 p.m.
940 E David Rd., Kettering OH 45429
(937) 434-2059
Events: Kids Rides and Games all Weekend, Live Music and Entertainment Tent, Blackjack and other Games.
Food Available: Famous Chicken Dinner, Italian Sausage, Food Vendors and much more!
Beer and Wine Garden
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NATIVITY OF OUR LORD PLEASANT RIDGE
Friday, September 1, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 2, 5:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 3, 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
5936 Ridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45213
513-531-3164
Food Available: Pizza, Corn on the Cob, Grilled Food, Festival Favorites
Beer Garden available w/ID and wristband
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ST. ANGELA MERICI HOMECOMING FESTIVAL FAYETTEVILLE
Sunday, September 3, 11:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
U.S. 50 and Stone Alley., Fayetteville OH 45118
513-875-5020
Events: Silent Auction, Bingo, Games, Raffles
Food Available: Chicken or Roast Beef Dinners 11:30-7 p.m.
Beer w/ID and wristband
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ST. JOHN NEUMANN CINCINNATI
Friday, September 1, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, September 2, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 3, 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
12191 Mill Rd.,Cincinnati, OH 45240
513-742-0953
Events: Live Bands: Friday: The EveryDay People Band; Saturday: Second Wind; Sunday: Stagger Lee
Food Available: Saturday: Pig Roast served at 5 p.m.; Sunday: Chicken Dinner served at 5 p.m.
Beer w/ID and wristband (tickets)
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ST. MARGARET MARY NORTH COLLEGE HILL
Saturday, September 2, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 3, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
1830 W. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45239
513-521-7387
Admission $2 per person or $5 family
Events: Live Music & Grand Raffle
Food Available: Enjoy Festival Favorites
Beer w/ID and wristband
www.stmargaretmaryparish.org
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ST. REMY RUSSIA
Saturday, September 2, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 3, Noon-11:00 p.m.
101 St. Remy St., Russia, OH 45363
937-526-3437
Events: Bingo & Gaming , Rides for the Kids and More!
Food Available: Tenderloin, Burgers, HotDogs, Brats, Soups, Pies and Pizza, BBQ Chicken Dinner on Sunday
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband
www.russiahomecoming.com
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Weekend of September 8th – September 10th
Twenty-Third Sunday of Ordinary Time Sunday September 10th

CATHOLIC HISPANIC MINISTRY CINCINNATI HISPANIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, September 9, Starting at Noon
Sunday, September 10, Starting at Noon
Hamilton County Fairgrounds, 7801 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45216
513-417-1762
Food Available: Authentic Latin American food from Mexico, Central America and South America (tickets for food)
Beer available w/ID and wristband (tickets)
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ST. CLEMENT FESTIVAL AND PIG ROAST AT VINE STREET PARK ST. BERNARD
Friday, September 8, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 9, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 10, 1:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
4700 Burnet Ave., St. Bernard, OH 45217
513-641-3176
Events: Entertainment. Instants only, Rides, Mass at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday Sept 9th
Food Available: Pig Roast, Brats, Metts, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Turtle Soup, Chili and more!
Beer available w/Id and wristband (tickets)
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ST. SAVIOUR FALL FESTIVAL ROSSMOYNE
Friday, September 8, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, September 9, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 10, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
4136 Myrtle Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45236
513-791-9004
Food Available: Hamburgers, Roast Beef, Brats, Pizza, Funnel Cakes, Fried Chicken
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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ST. SUSANNA MASON
Friday, September 8, 5:00 p.m. – Midnight
Saturday, September 9, 4:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, September 10, 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
500 Reading Rd., Mason, OH 45040
513-398-3821
Food Available: Chicken and Fish dinners all weekend
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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ST. TERESA LATINO FESTIVAL SPRINGFIELD
Saturday, September 9, 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
1827 N Limestone St., Springfield OH 45503
Latin American Food, Dances, Children’s Games and much more
Beer Garden w/ID
https://www.facebook.com/festival.latino.springfield/
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Weekend of September 15th – September 17th
Twenty Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time September 17th

STS. PETER AND PAUL READING
Friday, September 15, 6:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 16, 4:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 17, Noon-8:00 p.m.
330 W. Vine St., Reading, OH 45215
513-554-1010
Events: Live Music,; Games, Texas Holdem Tournament Saturday
Food Available: Brats, Franks, Hotdogs, Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Pizza; Steak and Chicken Sandwiches; Sunday: Chicken Dinner
Beer available draft and bottled w/ID and wristband
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Weekend of September 22nd – September 24th
Twenty Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time September 24th

ST. ANN OKTOBERFEST HAMILTON
Saturday, September 23, 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
646 Clinton Ave., Hamilton OH 45015
(513) 863-4963
Events: Live Music; Raffle, Gift Baskets, German Merchandise and Mug Slide, Kids’ Games, Facepainting, Kids RootBeer Garden
Food Available: Authentic German Food and Handmade Desserts
German and Domestic Bier in the Biergarten featuring Hamilton’s own Municipal Brew Works w/id and wristband
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ST. JUDE OKTOBERFEST BRIDGETOWN
Saturday, September 23, 4:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, September 24, Noon – 8:00 p.m.
Sophie’s Angel 5K Run, Sunday, September 24 at 1:00 p.m. http://sophiesangelrun.org/
5924 Bridgetown Ave., Cincinnati OH 45248
(513) 574-1230
Events: Live Music Saturday Schnapps Band, Sunday Enzian Folk Dancers, Bier Band; Monte Carlo Saturday from 4:00 p.m. – Midnight, Sunday from Noon – 7:00 p.m.; Games, Rides, Pumpkin Patch and Face Painting for the Children.
Food Available: German American Food with Festival Favorites!
Bier available with ID
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ST. LAWRENCE RHINE 46TH ANNUAL RHINE TURKEY SHOOT AND FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL
Sunday, September 24, 10:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
16053 Botkins Rd., Rhine OH 45306
Events: Turkey Shoot sign ups begin at 10:30 a.m., 12 gauge standing targets; Games, Cake & Craft Wheel, Children’s Games, and more!
Food Available: Homemade soups and pies and sandwiches, Brats, Sausage, Hamburgers, Turkey, Hot Dogs
Beer available w/ID
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ST. MARGARET HALL O’BRYONVILLE
Sunday, September 24, Noon-6:00 p.m.
1960 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45206
513-751-5880
Food Available: Chicken dinners and grill items
Beer and wine available w/ID
www.stmargarethall.com
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ST. VINCENT FERRER FALL FEST KENWOOD
Saturday, September 23, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 24, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
7754 Montgomery Rd., Kenwood, OH 45236
513-791-9030
Events: Grand Raffle, Great Rides, Bands, Kiddie Corner and much More!
Food Available: Funnel cakes and yummy Festival Foods; Sunday: Chili Cook Off from 4-6 p.m.
Craft Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband
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Friday September 29 & Saturday September 30th

ST. CECILIA OKTOBERFEST OAKLEY
Saturday, September 30, 5:00 p.m. – Midnight (21 and over after 8:00 p.m.)
3105 Madison Rd., Cincinnati OH 45209
(513) 871-5757
Events: Games, German Music & Dancing, and more!!
Food Available: Festival Favorites with great German fare!!
German Bier available w/ID and wristband
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ST. COLUMBKILLE WILMINGTON 18th ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST WILMINGTON
Friday, September 29, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, September 30, 3:00 p.m. – 11 p.m.
73 N Mulberry St., Wilmington OH 45177
(513) 225-1988
Events: Live Music Adult Monte Carlo Night
Food Available: Variety of authentic German Food, Bratwurst, Mettwurst, Potato Pancakes, Sauerkraut Balls, Pulled Pork and Kraut, German Bier
Bier available w/ID and wristband
www.wilmingtonoktoberfest.org
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ST. JOSEPH OKTOBERFEST NORTH BEND
Friday, September 29, 6:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 30, 5:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
26 E. Harrison Ave., North Bend, OH 45052
513-941-3661
Events: Music other Games!!!
Food Available: Bavarian Village Setting, German Food Bierwurst, Pot Cakes, Sauerbraten, Strudel and other festival favorites
Beer available w/ID and wristband Tickets Only
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OCTOBER FESTIVALS

COMBONI MISSIONARIES TASTE OF MISSION ANDERSON TOWNSHIP
Saturday, October 7, 2015: TBD
1318 Nagel Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45255
(513) 474-4997
Events: Enjoy authentic food from Italy, Africa, Ecuador, Venezuela, Mexico, and much more. Music and Dancing from many different cultures during the evening. International Beers, Wine, Mission Market, Art, Artifacts and Exhibits and Much More.
www.combonimissionaries.org
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NOVEMBER FESTIVALS

ST. ALOYSIUS SHANDON FALL FESTIVAL AND TURKEY SHOOT
Sunday, November, 5, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
3350 Chapel Rd., Shandon, OH 45063
513-738-1014
Food Available: All you can eat Turkey dinner
Beer available w/ID
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ST. MARTIN OF TOURS MARTINFEST CHEVIOT
Saturday, November 11, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
3720 St. Martin Pl., Cincinnati 45211
513-661-2000
On the Feast Day of St. Martin, the inaugural MartinFest features Lucky II’s, Major Award Raffle, Catered Dinner and more.
Beer available (Craft Beer Tasting) with ID and wristband
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ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA MARONITE CHURCH TASTE OF LEBANON
Sunday, November 19, Noon – 6:00 p.m.
2530 Victory Pkwy., Cincinnati OH 45206
(513) 961-0120; www.staparish.org
Events: Lebanese Folkloric Dance & Music
Food Available: Kibbee, Spinach Pies, Stuffed Cabbage and Grape Leaves, Tabouli, Falafel, Lebanese Pastries and much more!
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ST. BONIFACE THANKSGVING FESTIVAL NORTHSIDE
Sunday, November 19, 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
4305 Pitts St., Cincinnati, OH 45223
513-541-1563
Food Available: Turkey or Roast Beef all the trimmings, served 1-5 p.m.
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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