The Catholic Telegraph Festival Guide

This Weekend
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ST. BERNADETTE FESTIVAL “TASTE AND SEE GOODNESS” AMELIA
Friday, August 17 6:00 p.m. – Midnight
Saturday, August 18 6:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, August 19 Noon – 8:00 p.m.
1479 Locust Lake Road, Amelia, Ohio 45102
513-753-5566
Events: Live Music Friday The Kenny McCoy Band, Saturday The Kenny Welch Band, Sunday Local BlueGrass Music, Kids & Adult Games, Kids Rides, Air Conditioned Casino Friday and Saturday in the Gym, Bid-N-Buy, Basket Raffle and more!
Food Available: World Famous Italian Sausage, Best Burgers and Brats, Roasted Corn on the Cobb, Fresh Cut French Fries, Funnel Cakes, Pizza, Ice Cream & Sunday Chicken Dinner from Noon to 6:00 p.m. (Carry out available)
Best Sweet Tea and a variety of Soft Drinks
Craft & Domestic Beer, Margarita’s and Wine available w/ID and Wristband

ST. ELIZABETH ANN SETON MILFORD
Friday, August 17, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 18, 6:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 19, 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
5900 Buckwheat Rd., Milford, OH 45150
513-575-0119
Events: Live Entertainment: Friday Night – Michelle Robinson Band, Saturday Night – Rusty Griswolds and Sunday – Eden; 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

ST. MARY FUNFEST AND 5K RUN HYDE PARK
Thursday August 16, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., ONLY ADULTS 21 AND OVER THIS NIGHT Live Music Food and Drinks
Friday, August 17, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 18, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 19, 12:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
2853 Erie Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208
513-321-1207
Events: Live Music All Weekend Thursday Live DJ, Friday The Company Band, Saturday Tone Yard, Sunday Renegade 44, The Paul Otten Band; Rides, Games, and Much More!
Food Available: Food Trucks Thursday Night, Grilled food throughout weekend, Festival Favorites and Much More! Sunday: LaRosa’s Spaghetti Dinner 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband

ST. WILLIAM PRICE HILL
Thursday, August 16, 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. No Hold ’em Tournament, Beverages Available
Friday, August 17, 6:00 p.m.- Midnigbt (Adults Only)
Saturday, August 18, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 19, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
4108 W. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45205
513-921-0247
Events: Live Music Friday, The Rusty Griswolds, Saturday Jason Owens Band, Sunday Elder Glee Club, Curly & the QBalls, Saffire Express; Rides, Games, No Limit Hold ’em Tournament Thursday
Food Available: Festival Favorites, Friday BBQ, Brisket, Fish Dinner, Saturday Pulled Pork BBQ, Beef Brisket, Sunday The Farm Chicken Dinner, and Much More!
Beer and Wine available w/ID and wristband

Weekend of August 24th through August 26th

ST. IGNATIUS LOYOLA FESTIVAL 2018 MONFORT HEIGHTS
Friday, August 24, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, August 25, 4:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, August 26, 4:00 p.m.-10 p.m.
5222 North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45247
513-661-6565
Events – Live Music: Friday – Soul Pocket; Saturday – DV8; Sunday – Second Wind, Games, Rides, Mascots, Gambling, and much more!
Food Available: Pulled Pork, Metts, Burgers, LaRosa’s Pizza, Chicken Tenders, French Fries, Baked Potatoes, Skyline
Beer available w/ID and wristband

ST. IGNATIUS OF ANTIOCH 25th ANNUAL DAYTON LEBANESE FESTIVAL
Friday, August 24, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 25, 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 26, 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

SACRED HEART FESTIVAL NEW CARLISLE
Month of August – call or check our website: www.sacredheartnc.com
209 W Lake Ave., New Carlisle OH 45344, (937) 845-3121
Events: Dance Groups, Activities for Kids, Raffle, Theme Baskets and more
Food Available: American and Mexican Foods

Labor Day Weekend Friday August 31st through Labor Day September 3rd

ALTERFEST KETTERING
Friday, August 31, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 1, Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 2, 1:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Monday, September 3, 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.
alterhs.org/alterfest

NATIVITY OF OUR LORD PLEASANT RIDGE
Friday, August 31, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 1, 5:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 2, 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
5936 Ridge Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45213
513-531-3164
Food Available: Festival Favorites
Beer w/ID and wristband

ST. ANGELA MERICI HOMECOMING FESTIVAL FAYETTEVILLE
Sunday, September 2, 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

ST. JOHN NEUMANN CINCINNATI
Friday, August 31, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 1, 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 2, 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: Under the Sun; Sunday: 90 Proof Twang
Food Available: Saturday: Pig Roast served at 5 p.m.; Sunday: Chicken Dinner served at 5 p.m.
Beer w/ID and wristband

ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH HOMECOMING FESTIVAL FRYBURG
Saturday, September 1, Starts at 7:30 a.m.
Sunday, September 2, 4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Fryburg OH 45895
(419) 738-6043
Events: Saturday 25 mile Bike Ride Registration at 6:30 a.m. begins at 7:30 a.m., 5K Mock Turtle Run at 8:00 a.m., Sunday enjoy Live Entertainment, Raffles, Games, Showdown Poker, Bingo and Much More!
Food: Enjoy Famous Mock Turtle Soup, Noodle Soup, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Bratts, Pies, Chicken Sandwiches, French Fries and more!
Beer w/ID and wristband

ST. MARGARET MARY NORTH COLLEGE HILL
Saturday, September 1, 4:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 2, 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

ST. REMY RUSSIA
Saturday, September 1, 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 2, 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

Weekend of September 7th through September 9th

ST. CLEMENT FESTIVAL AND PIG ROAST AT VINE STREET PARK ST. BERNARD
Friday, September 7, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 8, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 9, 1:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
St. Bernard, OH 45217
513-641-3176
Events: Entertainment. Instants only, Rides, Mass at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday Sept 8th
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 7, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight
Saturday, September 8, 5:00 p.m.-Midnight
Sunday, September 9, 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

ST. SUSANNA MASON
Friday, September 7, 5:00 p.m. – Midnight
Saturday, September 8, 4:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, September 9, 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

ST. TERESA LATINO FESTIVAL SPRINGFIELD
Saturday, September 8, 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
1827 N Limestone St., Springfield OH 45503
Latin American Food, Sweets, Drinks and Alcohol w/ID, Latin American folk dances, Live music, Dancing 6p-9p, Children Activities and much more
https://www.facebook.com/festival.latino.springfield/

Weekend of September 14th through September 16th

ST. VINCENT FERRER FALL FEST KENWOOD
Saturday, September 15, 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 16, 3:00 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

STS. PETER AND PAUL READING
Friday, September 14, 6:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 15, 4:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 16, 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

Weekend of September 28th through September 30th

ST. CECILIA OKTOBERFEST OAKLEY
Saturday, September 29, 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. (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

ST. JUDE OKTOBERFEST BRIDGETOWN
Saturday, September 29, 4:00 p.m. – Midnight
Sunday, September 30, Noon – 8:00 p.m.
Sophie’s Angel 5K Run, Sunday, September 30 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
Bier available w/ID and wristband

ST. LAWRENCE RHINE 47TH ANNUAL RHINE TURKEY SHOOT AND FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL
Sunday, September 30, 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

ST. MARGARET HALL O’BRYONVILLE
Sunday, September 30, 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

OCTOBER

COMBONI MISSIONARIES TASTE OF MISSION ANDERSON TOWNSHIP
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 5:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.
1318 Nagel Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45255
(513) 474-4997
Events: Enjoy authentic food from Africa, Latin America, and Europe. 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

NOVEMBER

ST. MARTIN OF TOURS MARTINFEST CHEVIOT
Saturday, November 10, 6:00 p.m.-Midnight (Must be 21 years or older)
3720 St. Martin Pl., Cincinnati 45211
513-661-2000
On the Feast Day of St. Martin, the second annual MartinFest features Lucky II’s, Major Award Raffle, Catered Dinner and more.
Beer available (Craft Beer Tasting) with ID and wristband
Must be 21 years or older

ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA MARONITE CHURCH TASTE OF LEBANON
Sunday, November 18, 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!
Beer available w/ID and wristband

ST. BONIFACE THANKSGVING FESTIVAL NORTHSIDE
Sunday, November 18, 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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