St. Mary’s Parish Festival- July 30, 2022

Our parish festival is coming soon. The festival is Saturday,  July 30th, 11 am- 4 pm in St. Mary’s Cathedral church parking lot in Grand Island.

 Our theme is Celebrating Diversity and we are welcoming all cultures to the festival.

Entertainment:  Spanish band for an hour, and a Polka band for an hour with DJ in between.

 Dancing horses. Firetruck (1 hour) Contest of Mary and Joseph look alike.

Carnival with kids’ games, bounce house,  Cakewalk, Spanish Bingo, and pony rides.

Some vendors will be selling their wares at the festival.

For our dunk tank, we have Fr. Canela and Deacon Frank, Public Defender: Gerry  Piccolo, Hugo Castellanos, Police Chief Falldorf, Mr. Covarrubias  – Barr Principal, Dan Naranjo. Funeral Director of All Faith Funeral Home and Policeman Jason Urbanski and  GICC Asst principal   Mr. Phou Manivong and maybe one more. Only half an hour in the dunk tank.

Food: Pupusas, tamales, tacos, carne asada with beans and rice,  Spanish corn on the cob, hamburgers, hotdogs, ice cream, and popcorn and drinks.

We will also be selling raffles for 8 items to give away.

Our community is  joining us with helpful information:

Jenny Roush of CHI

 Health Department for shots and information,

Active Family Practice

  The Humane Society  with pets to be adopted

American Red Cross with free smoke alarms

Imagination City with activities for the children

Plus, like with other community organizations.

Questions, please call the parish office 308-384-2523 ext 233 for Barbara