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Find a list of Catholic festivals at www.thecatholictelegraph.com/festivals. (CT Photo/John Stegeman)

list of Catholic festivals at www.thecatholictelegraph.com/festivals. (CT Photo/John Stegeman)

THIS WEEKEND 
Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

ARNHEIM

ST. MARY FESTIVAL                    ARNHEIM
Sunday, August 2, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
6647 Van Buren Ave, Georgetown OH 45121
(937) 446-2555
Events: Big Tent, Flea Market, Bid-N-Buy, Raffles, Cow Races and more
Food Available: Chicken Dinner Noon- 4:00 p.m. ($10 for adults $4 for children), Homemade Ice Cream and More
Beer Available in Roped Area, w/ID and wristband

Cincinnati Area

HOLY CROSS IMMACULATA FUN, FRIENDS, FAMILY MT ADAMS
Friday, July 31, 5:30 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 1, 5:30 p.m.-Midnight
30 Guido St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
513-721-6544
Events: Music, Games, and More
Food Available: Brats, Metts, Italian Sausage, Corn, Tacos, Snacks & other items. Saturday: Special Dinner 5:30-8 p.m.
Beer available w/ID and wristband

HOLY FAMILY INCLINE DISTRICT STREET FAIR         PRICE HILL
Saturday, August 1, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
3001 Price Ave., Cincinnati OH 45205, (513) 921-7527
Enjoy Local Food, Craft Beer, and Artisan Vendors
Beer available w/ID and wristband

ST. TERESA OF AVILA
                 COVEDALE
Friday, July 31, 6:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 1, 5:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
S
unday, August 2, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
1175 Overlook Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45238
513-921-9200
Events: Friday: Alumni Night (Green & White Spirit Night); Saturday: Bahama Night;
Sunday: Reds Night; Live Music Friday and Saturday with Sullivan & Janszen Band
Food Available: Variety and Sunday: Chicken Dinner 4-7 p.m.
Beer available w/ID and wristband

SHANDON

ST. ALOYSIUS SUMMER FESTIVAL
Sunday, August 2, 11:00 p.m.-7 p.m.
3350 Chapel Rd., Shandon, OH 45063
513-738-1014
Food Available: All you can eat Chicken Dinner
Beer only – in Restricted area

Weekend of August 7th, August 8th, August 9th
Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

BETHEL

ST. MARY FESTIVAL PIG FEST                               BETHEL
Saturday, August 8, 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
3398 State Route 125, Bethel, OH 45106
513-734-4041
Food Available: Great Fun and Food!
Beer available w/ID

Cincinnati Area

HOLY TRINITY
          NORWOOD
Friday, August 7, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 8, 5:30 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 9, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
2420 Drex Ave., Norwood, OH 45212
513-366-4400
Events: Live Music Friday & Saturday
Food Available: Enjoy Festival Favorites
Beer available w/ID and wristband

OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY
                                     GREENHILLS
Friday, August 7, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 8, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 9, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
17 Farragut Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45218
(513) 825-8626
Food Available: Variety of food all weekend; Sunday: Chicken Dinner
Beer Garden, Beer Wine, Frozen Drinks w/ID and wristband

OUR LADY OF VISITATION VISIFEST           MACK
Friday, August 7, 6:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 8, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 9, 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
3172 South Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45248-2998
513-922-2056
Events: Live Music Each Day, Ride Bracelet deal on Sunday
Food Available: Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Brats, French Fries, Chicken Sandwich, Sunday Spaghetti Dinner!
Beer available w/ID and wristband

MCCARTYVILLE

SACRED HEART OF JESUS
          MCCARTYVILLE
Saturday, August 8, after 5:00 p.m. Mass until Midnight
9377 State Route 119W, Anna OH 45302
(937) 394-3823
Food Available: Pre-Sale Chicken Dinner $7 after 5:00 p.m. Mass, Hamburgers, French Fries, Pies, Ice Cream, Drinks available throughout the evening

WEST CHESTER

ST. JOHN WEST CHESTER FAMILY FESTIVAL
Friday, August 7, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 8, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 9, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
9080 Cincinnati-Dayton Rd., West Chester, OH 45069
513-777-6433
Food Available:  Pulled Pork, Italian Sausage, Corn on the Cob, Saratoga Chips, Pizza, Walking Tacos, Ice Cream, Baked Desserts, Funnel Cakes
Beer, Wine, Frozen Margaritas, Frozen Daiquiris w/Id and wristband
www.stjohnwc.org

Weekend of August 14th, August 15th, August 16th
August 15th The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

AMELIA

ST. BERNADETTE THANK GOD IT’S FESTIVAL
                 AMELIA
Friday, August 14, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 15, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 16, Noon-9:00 p.m.
1479 Locust Lake Rd., Amelia, OH 45102
513-753-5566
Events: Live Music all weekend
Food Available: Variety of food all weekend; Sunday only: Chicken Dinner, noon-9 p.m. Adults $8, Children $6
Beer available w/ID and wristband

CINCINNATI

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST                 DRY RIDGE

Friday, August 14, 7:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 15, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 16, Noon-10:00 p.m.
5361 Dry Ridge Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45252
(513) 385-8010
Food Available: Variety of Foods; Sunday: Country Style Chicken Dinner 11:30-6:30 p.m.
Beer available w/ID and wristband

FARIFIELD

SACRED HEART
                                     FAIRFIELD
Friday, August 14, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 15, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 16, 3:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
400 Nilles Rd., Fairfield, OH 45014
513-858-4210
Food Available: Friday: Fish Fry; Saturday: Pulled Pork-Rib City; Sunday: Chicken Dinner – Rib City
Beer available w/ID and wristband

MILFORD

ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON
                 MOUNT REPOSE
Friday, August 14, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 15, 6:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 16, 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
5900 Buckwheat Rd., Milford, OH 45150
513-575-0119
Events: Gambling under the Big Tent, Bid-n-Buy, Doll Auction, Basket Raffle, All you can Ride Bracelet for 2 Evenings, Free Bicycle Raffle Each Night, Cornhole Tournament, Live Entertainment.
Food Available: Various food options on grounds daily; Sunday Chicken Dinner 1-7 p.m.
Beer Garden w/ID and wristband

Weekend of August 21st, August 22nd, August 23rd
Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

ST. IGNATIUS LOYOLA FESTIVAL 2015                 MONFORT HEIGHTS
Friday, August 21, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 22, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 23, 4:00 p.m.-11 p.m.
5222 North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45247
513-661-6565
Food Available:  Ron’s Roost Chicken, Metts, Burgers, LaRosa’s Pizza, Chicken Tenders, French Fries, Baked Potatoes, Skyline
Beer available w/ID and wristband

ST. MARY FUNFEST AND 5K RUN
       HYDE PARK
Thursday August 20, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., 5K run followed by Live Music Food and Drinks
Friday, August 21, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 22, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 23, 12:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
2853 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208
513-321-1207
Events: Live Music All Weekend, 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

ST. WILLIAM
               PRICE HILL
Friday, August 21, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. (Adults Only)
Saturday, August 22, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 23, 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
4108 W. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45205
513-921-0247
Events: Live Bands: Friday-Rusty Griswolds, Saturday Excalibur, Sunday Saffire Express, Elder Steel Band Drum & Elder Glee Club
Food Available: Friday Fish Sandwich, Saturday BBQ, Sunday Chicken Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., plus Festival Favorites throughout the weekend!
Beer Garden: Beer, Wine, Margaritas w/ID and wristband

Weekend of August 28th, August 29th, August 30th
Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

DAYTON

ST. IGNATIUS OF ANTIOCH 22nd ANNUAL DAYTON LEBANESE FESTIVAL
Friday, August 28, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 29, 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 30, 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. $6 sandwich and $10 platters
Beer Garden w/ID and wristband
No Gaming

SPRINGFIELD

ST TERESA LATINO FESTIVAL
                       SPRINGFIELD
Sunday, August 30, 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
1827 N Limestone St, Springfield, OH 45503
(937) 342-8861
Food Available: Latin American Food, Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, and more!
Beer Garden w/ID and wristband

Weekend of September 4th, September 5th, September 6th, September 7th
Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Labor Day Weekend

Cincinnati Area

HOLY FAMILY INCLINE DISTRICT STREET FAIR
         PRICE HILL
Saturday, September 5, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
3001 Price Ave., Cincinnati OH 45205, (513) 921-7527
Enjoy Local Food, Craft Beer, and Artisan Vendors
Beer available w/ID and wristband

NATIVITY OF OUR LORD
             PLEASANT RIDGE
Friday, September 4, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 5, 5:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 6, 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
5936 Ridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45213
513-531-3164
Food Available: Variety all weekend
Beer available w/ID and wristband

ST. JOHN NEUMANN                 CINCINNATI
Friday, September 4, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, September 5, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 6, 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
12191 Mill Rd.,Cincinnati, OH 45240
513-742-0953
Events: Live Bands: Friday: My Girl Friday; Saturday: Second Wind; Sunday: Stagger Lee
Food Available: Saturday: Pig Roast serve at 5 p.m.; Sunday: Chicken Dinner serve at 5 p.m.
Beer w/ID and wristband (tickets)

ST. MARGARET MARY             NORTH COLLEGE HILL
Saturday, September 5, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 6, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
1830 W. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45239
513-521-7387
Events: Live Music & Grand Raffle
Food Available: Enjoy Festival Favorite
Beer w/ID and wristband
www.stmargaretmaryparish.org

DAYTON

ALTERFEST                                        KETTERING
Friday, September 4, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 5, Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 6, 1:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Monday, September 7, Noon – 5:00 p.m.
940 E David Rd., Kettering OH 45429
(937) 434-2059
Events: Rides and Games all Weekend
Food Available: Famous Chicken Dinner, Italian Sausage, Food Vendors and much more! Beer and Wine Garden.
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband

FAYETTEVILLE

ST. ANGELA MERICI HOMECOMING FESTIVAL
Sunday, September 6, 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

RUSSIA

ST. REMY
Saturday, September 5, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 6, Noon-11:00 p.m.
101 St. Remy St., Russia, OH 45363
937-526-3437
Events: Bingo & Gaming and much more!
Food Available: Tenderloin, Burgers, HotDogs, Brats, Soups, Pies and Pizza
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband

Weekend of September 11th, September 12th, September 13th
Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Cincinnati Area

CATHOLIC HISPANIC MINISTRY CINCINNATI HISPANIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, September 12, Starting at Noon
Sunday, September 13, Starting at Noon
Hamilton County Fairgrounds, 7801 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45216
513-948-1760
Food Available: Authentic Latin American food from Mexico, Central America and South America (tickets for food)
Beer available w/ID and wristband (tickets)

ST. CLEMENT FESTIVAL AND PIG ROAST AT VINE STREET PARK ST. BERNARD
Friday, September 11, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 12, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 13, 1:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
St. Bernard, OH 45217
513-641-3176
Food Available:  Pig Roast, Brats, Metts, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Turtle Soup, Chili and more!
Beer available w/Id and wristband (tickets)

ST. SAVIOUR FALL FESTIVAL
    ROSSMOYNE
Friday, September 11, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, September 12, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 13, 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 – no dinner
Beer available w/ID and wristband

MASON

ST. SUSANNA
             MASON
Friday, September 11, 5:00 p.m. – Midnight
Saturday, September 12, 4:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, September 7, 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

Weekend of September 18th, September 19th, September 20th
Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

STS. PETER AND PAUL                 READING
Friday, September 18, 6:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 19, 4:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 20, Noon-8:00 p.m.
330 W. Vine St., Reading, OH 45215
513-554-1010
Events: Friday The Belairs Concert starting at 8:00 p.m.
Food Available:  Brats, Franks, Hotdogs, Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Pizza; Steak and Chicken Sandwiches; Sunday: Chicken Dinner
Beer available draft and bottled w/ID and wristband

Weekend of September 25th, September 26th, September 27th
Twenty-Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time

Cincinnati Area

ST. MARGARET HALL   O’BRYONVILLE
Sunday, September 27, Noon-6:00 p.m.
1960 Madison Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45206
513-751-5880
Food Available: Rib and chicken dinners and grill items
Beer and wine available w/ID
www.stmargarethall.com

ST. VINCENT FERRER FALL FEST          KENWOOD

Friday, September 25, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 27, 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 Festival Food; Sunday: Chicken Dinner w/sides 4-6 p.m.
Craft Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband

HAMILTON

ST. ANN OKTOBERFEST                                                     HAMILTON
Friday, September 25, 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
646 Clinton Ave., Hamilton OH 45015
(513) 863-4963
Events: Music, and Funfest for the Children!
Food Available: German Food, Desserts, and Biergarten!
Beer available w/ID and wristband
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WILMINGTON

ST. COLUMBKILLE WILMINGTON 16th ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST          
Friday, September 25, 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 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
www.wilmingtonoktoberfest.org

NOVEMBER

ST. ALOYSIUS SHANDON FALL FESTIVAL AND TURKEY SHOOT
Sunday, November, 1, 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

ST. BONIFACE THANKSGVING FESTIVAL NORTHSIDE
Sunday, November 22, 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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