St. Mary’s Annual September Fest is this weekend, September 21st – 23rd, 2012. Come for the Windy City Carnival rides and games. Enjoy the delicious food booths, used book, DVD & video sale, Catholic Daughters Bake Sale and Family Fun Day on Sunday. There will be 4 Bungee Trampolines set up for tons of fun for all, sponsored by Midwest Orthopedic Institute.
The family friendly Beer Garden is a great place to watch the live entertainment on the Sound Stage. Friday, September 21st, from 7:00pm – 10:00pm, Back Country Roads takes the stage. Saturday, September 22nd, at 3:00pm see local favorite, The Relics. At 7:30pm Saturday, check out Evolution, which is the new band with some of the original members of Hi-Infidelity. On Sunday at noon, DJ Shawn Lowe will rock the stage.
St. Mary’s September Fest runs on Friday from 5 pm – 10 pm; Saturday 12 pm – 10 pm and Sunday from 12 pm – 6 pm. Presented by St. Mary Parish and St. Mary’s School in DeKalb, the festival takes place on St. Mary School’s property, located at 210 Gurler Rd., in DeKalb. Save big on carnival rides by purchasing a MEGA BAND at the September Fest website.
Townies in DeKalb all know that NIU student’s coming back also means it’s Sully Fest weekend! Sullivan’s Tavern on E. Lincoln Hwy. always has their Sully Fest outdoor beer garden and great local bands playing live this last weekend in August. This year, the Footstompers will go on stage from 3:30 – 7:30pm and The Relics take over from 8pm to midnight.
Owners Greg, Albert and Earl Sullivan said they have been trying to figure out how many years they’ve been putting on Sully Fest but still aren’t sure. What they ARE sure of, is that they welcome everyone to come enjoy the fun starting at 3pm this Saturday, August 25th. The grill will be going outside so bring your appetite.
Sullivan’s is located at 722 E. Lincoln Hwy. in DeKalb. No cover charge or parking fee, nor will bags be checked. Come out and see old friends at this end of the summer local bash!
This Friday through Sunday, September 23rd – 25th, is St. Mary’s of DeKalb’s Annual September Fest on St. Mary School’s property, located at 210 Gurler Rd., in DeKalb. September Fest is tons of family fun and open to the whole community.
Come out to the festival for all the fun including Windy City carnival rides, family friendly beer garden, food, and live stage including The Relics (Friday, September 25th, 7 pm – 10 pm), Wired (Saturday, September 2, 12pm – 3pm) , Back Country Roads (Saturday) and Red Woody (Saturday). Other weekend activities include the Used Book/Video/DVD Sale, bungee trampolines, bags tournament, and a draw down.
Family Fun Day is Sunday. Come out and play some classic games the whole family will enjoy. There will be Sack Races, Hot Potato, Cubcake Walk, Hula Hoop Contest and more. Stop by the Home and School table for the complete schedule of Sunday’s fun filled events. For more information check out their website at www.stmaryseptemberfest.com!