PARISH FESTIVAL GUIDE
Below is a listing of parish festivals occurring throughout the diocese from May through October.
St. Malachy, Kennedy Township
Nationality Food Fair, Thursday, Oct. 3, 4-10 p.m., Friday, Oct. 4, 4-11 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, 3-10 p.m., parish grounds and building, 343 Forest Grove Road. Featuring a large variety of nationality booths, including German, Italian, French, Mexican, Slovak and American. Also, gyro booth, pierogie kitchen and cookie patch. Variety of entertainment, including Miller School of Dance, Slavic Dance Group, the Slovenian Folk Ensemble, St. Malachy cheerleaders and pep squad and more. Also, raffles, instant bingo, bingo and more.
St. Mary of the Mount,
Ethnic festival, Friday-Sunday, Oct. 11-13, Sullivan Hall and cafeteria, 115 Bigham St. Festival highlights ethnic culinary tastes, with American, Greek, Irish, German, French, Polish, Mexican and Italian food booths. Menu items include hot roast turkey, gyros, baklava, seasoned ham and cabbage, pierogies, spicy tacos, fajitas, tortellini, stuffed banana peppers and more. Also, games, raffle baskets, instant bingo, homemade bake goods, HD flat screen television raffle and more. Entertainment: Friday, 7-8 p.m., magic man T.J. Hill; Saturday, 5-7 p.m., Glitter Dot and Dapper will provide face painting and balloons, 5-7 p.m., One Man Band Edwardo. Saturday evening Street Level Band will perform while patrons enjoy a steak dinner from 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m. The Grammy-nominated Henry & the Versa J’s will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday. Also, Rankin’s Airbrush Temporary Tattoos will be available to offer tattoos everyday. Proceeds benefit parish and St. Mary of the Mount Angel Fund, which supports continued Catholic education for children of the parish. For more information, visit www.smomp.org, or call 412-381-0212, ext. 101.
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