St. Michael Catholic Church

Fall Festival

Put a Little Social

In Your Distancing!

Join us for our annual Fall Festival, in-person and on-site, the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, September 12-13.

Download and print the full two-page flyer including schedule  and event sponsors!

We are planning and praying for a great in-person event—please  mark your calendars and plan to join us! Fall Festival packets for each family, including raffle tickets and volunteer group assignments, are available in the gathering space of the church. Please pick yours up when you are able, and feel free to pick packets up for your family members who may not yet be returning to Mass. The packet includes more detailed information about volunteer needs and changes to this year's Grand Raffle.

Please pray this short prayer for the Festival

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Arts and Crafts

Sign up to work -- spots are limited; sign up here. Please bring donations of handmade items to the parish office labeled “Arts & Crafts” along with a suggested selling price anytime during church hours. Those from Group 24 not able to give time and talent may make a $25 donation. Please put your donation in an envelope labeled “Arts & Crafts” and drop in the collection basket or at the parish office at your earliest convenience. For more information, contact Debbie Barthel at [email protected] or 763-274-8034.

Bean Bag Tournament

Sign up now for the tournament on Saturday at 4 PM. Cash prizes for first and second place; the cost is $20 per team, paid at registration.  Register online  or onsite at 3:30 PM (32 teams maximum; first come, first served).

Cake Hop

This year we are requesting four store-bought cakes, as well as grocery/bakery-packaged cookies, rolls, pies, cupcakes or bars. Drop off cakes and bakes goods Saturday, September 12, 9 AM-noon, in the gathering space or anytime before 2 PM on Sunday, September 13, in classroom 7 in the church basement. If you are unable to donate cakes or work a shift, the suggested donation is $25 to buy cakes in your honor. Donations can be placed in the normal offertory; please write CAKE WALK in the check memo space. We also need volunteers to work for a two-hour time slot.  Sign up here.  Questions? Contact Cassie Swenson at 612-791-8120 or [email protected] or Robyn Jones at 951-897-0148 or [email protected].

Chicken Dinner

Volunteers are needed to prepare and serve the Chicken Dinner! This year we will be serving take-out dinners only. We need help with setup on Saturday, Sept. 12, as well as meal prep and serving on Sunday, Sept. 13.  You can sign up here or contact Cedric Buermann (612) 859-0491 or Cindy Rohr (612) 202-9839. Please note: We will not be using home baked desserts this year.

Second Raffle

New this year: the Second Raffle is going ticketless using Clik Bid! Register on ClikBid to preview Silent Auction items and prepuchase Chicken Dinners for pickup. Dinners are limited, and more auction items are being added all the time. Sign up now for your ClikBid number.

Used Toy Sale

Toys needed for the Fall Festival! Please bring clean toys, books, games and sports equipment in working condition to the bins inside the church.  Please note: We will not be accepting stuffed animals this year.  Please contact Pam Kulas at 763-291-8210 with any questions.

If we are unable to have an in-person festival, a virtual event is also in the works. Questions and comments are always welcome.  Be sure to watch our bulletin and this webpage for updates and “like” us on Facebook. We look forward to seeing you!

Parishioner and Sponsor Information


Thank You to Our Sponsors!