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Bulletin Announcements



July 5, 2016

Attention Bulletin Editor:

Please include the following announcement in your bulletin the weekends of July 17, July 24, July 31, and August 7. If you have any questions, or would like the announcements sent to you electronically, please email or call the FEST office at 440.943.7662. You can also find them on our website at Thank you for your support of The FEST! God Bless!


Weekend of July 9/10

The BEST is yet to come!

We are about half way through summer and the ‘best part’ is yet to come – The FEST. Join us for the highlight of the summer season – The FEST on Sunday, August 7 at the Center for Pastoral Leadership in Wickliffe (30 seconds off the highway). The FEST is EVERYTHING you need for the perfect day- faith – family – and fun – all for FREE. Last year, over 39,000 people from across the region came to our annual Catholic Family FESTival. It’s the place to be and the thing to do this summer. To learn more or to get all the details and schedule for The FEST go to: Faith – Family – Fun – FREE – it’s The FEST.


July 16/17

Help The FEST – we need you!

FEST 2016 is just a few weeks away – Sunday, August 7, 2016 from 12 noon until 10 pm. It’s a day of faith — family – fun and it’s all for FREE. It’s our 16th Annual Catholic Family FESTival that takes place on the grounds of Borromeo and Saint Mary Seminary (28700 Euclid Avenue in Wickliffe). For all the details, visit We need your help to make sure this event has EVERYTHING you need for a perfect family day! It takes 1,400 volunteers to bring The FEST to life. Be a part of a GREAT group of people who help us create this wonderful family day for our Diocese and region. Go to: for details. We are also looking for 400 people to sing in the choir for The FEST Mass which starts at 8 pm. Interested? Go to:


July 23/24

The highlight of summer!!

Every year after The FEST, we receive a ton of emails from those who were there telling us how much they enjoyed our Annual Catholic Family FESTival and how it was the ‘highlight’ of their summer. Don’t miss out on Sunday, August 7th as we come together for The FEST from 12 noon until 10 pm at the CPL (28700 Euclid Avenue in Wickliffe). Come hear great music (Newsboys, Michael W Smith, Matthew West, and Lauren Daigle) along with great activities and displays. Check out Marc’s Mom’s Relaxation Station with over 200,000 give away items for busy moms. Junior high students can visit the Catholic Youth Summer Camp area filled with fun, engaging and faith-filled activities. It’s the perfect family day. There’s plenty of parking (see the video at and affordable food (thanks to Executive Caterers and Marc’s). Come and get a braut off the world’s largest grill while watching your kids learn lessons of faith and family. It’s all FREE. Go to: for details, parking instructions, and a complete schedule of the day.


July 30/31


Join us next Sunday, August 7, 2016 for The FEST – our 16th Annual Catholic Family FESTival from 12 noon until 10 pm on the seminary campus (28700 Euclid Avenue in Wickliffe). Join with thousands from across our region, for a day of faith, family, and great fun! It’s all FREE. Listen to the inspiring music of Newsboys, Michael W Smith, Matthew West, and Lauren Daigle. Visit activities for your kids, displays to help you strengthen your family life and so much more. There’s plenty of FREE close parking. There’s great family affordable food…. thanks to Executive Caterers and Marc’s. There’s something for everyone at The FEST. The day concludes with a beautiful outdoor Mass at 8 pm followed by an incredible American Fireworks display. We have EVERYTHING you need for the perfect family day AND IT’S ALL FREE…. thanks especially to Marc’s, PNC, Notre Dame College, Sanctuary Health Network, and Sherwood Foods. Check out all the details online at: Please join us.


August 6/7

Join us for The FEST!

Join us today on the grounds of the Center for Pastoral Leadership (28700 Euclid Ave. in Wickliffe) from 12 noon- 10pm for The FEST. Come to hear great music (Newsboys, Michael W Smith, Matthew West, and Lauren Daigle), enjoy activities for the entire family, join thousands for Mass at 8pm, and experience the event of the summer. There is plenty of close parking and something for everyone. For all the details, visit See you at The FEST!