have a slight chill,
as the leaves are turning crimson and gold. In autumn we gather with
friends and family to enjoy our favorite feasts, music, dancing and
games of skill. Our thoughts turn to giving thanks for the bounty we so
freely enjoy. The American tradition of coming together as a community
to give thanks and to share the
blessings of our Lord . . . lives on in the St. Michael’s
Starting Friday October 26th,
2012, St. Michael’s
will kick off the Seventh
Annual Fall Festival. This is
a family event
with something for
everyone in the parish. Imagine the best block party you have ever been
to and join us for this multi-day event. The Fall Festival will include
multiple types of tasty ethnic cuisine, a beer garden, tasty
desserts and lots of games and activities. We’ll
including a DJ to keep things hoppin'. Stayed tuned....
The Festival will be held Friday Oct 26th and Saturday Oct 27th on the parish grounds. The fun begins Friday evening at 4:00 PM and continues to 10:00 PM. On Saturday the Festival will run from noon till 10:00 PM.
The Festival kicks off Thursday
Oct 25th with a spaghetti dinner.
The Festival is open to all St.
Michael's parishioners, their
families and their friends. Admission is free.
Festival Sponsorships Available
Do you have a business you would like to advertise? Do you know of a business who might like to advertise? With more than 3,500 registered families in the parish, sponsoring the Fall Festival can lead to high visibility for your business. We are actively soliciting sponsors for a wide range of areas including raffle prizes, services, food, booths, etc. For more information, please contact the Sponsorship Coordinator.
Volunteers Always Needed
At the Festival, check in at the Volunteer Booth for directions to your volunteering station (if you have been pre-assigned) or to see where your assistance is needed if you have not yet contacted us. We attempt
Your generosity will help us
continue to build up our
Thank you for volunteering. Your generosity will help us continue to build up our community.
As St. Michael's Parish grows, so do the needs of the many parish ministries and facilities. The Fall Festival Raffle is both an important and fun way to support the good works we strive to accomplish for our parish family.
The Raffle gives you several ways to win great prizes in return for your donation. This year's prizes are: Grand Prize - 2011 Toyota Prius; 2nd Prize - Sony Big Screen TV; 3rd Prize - Apple iPad; 4th Prize - Apple iPhone; 5th Prize - Sony Digital Camera.
Raffle tickets are $50 each and only 2,000 will be sold. You have a 1 in 2,000 chance to win a 2011 Toyota Prius! Winners will be drawn Saturday night at the Fall Festival. Winners need not be present to win.
Ticket forms have been mailed to parishioners. Additional ticket forms are available in the parish or school office.
Tickets courtesy of John Lingham, The Original Pancake House, Poway.