Save the Date for Summer Festival Fun at Ss. Robert & William's International Family Festival, August 11-14
The sixth annual International Family Festival will take place at Ss. Robert and William Catholic Church on August 11-14 in Euclid on 260th Street.
Festival organizers are scheduling bands, ordering food, enlisting volunteers and making homemade pierogi, stuffed cabbage and Italian favorites for the annual festival, which has grown substantially over the past six years.
Festival activities will include live bands, rides, games, children's games, hands-on activities and pony rides. Homemade ethnic foods including pierogi, stuffed cabbage and Raddell's Slovenian sausage, as well as traditional festival favorites, will be served. A Chinese Auction and a chance to win a 2016 Honda Accord LX Lease for 3 years or $12,500 in cash will also be available. Tickets are on sale now at the parish office. Returning to the popular festival line-up is the Classic Car Cruise In on Sunday, August 14.
Festival entertainment includes The New Barleycorn (Irish), Ulterior Motive (formerly Midlife Crisis), Patty C and the Boys (Polka) and the Joey Tomsick Orchestra (Polka). New bands and attractions are still being added to the schedule.
New this year: Sunday, August 14 will be Italian Day featuring Italian foods and musicians Dom and Russ, also known as The Modern Day Rat Pack, who will play Italian favorites.
Festival organizers will post ongoing schedule updates on the Ss Robert William International Family Festival Facebook Page, which can be found at the parish website at www.srweuclid.cc.
Kristi Ward is a member of Ss. Robert and William Catholic Parish and a marketing communications professional providing writing and public relations services to businesses and non-profit organizations.