FUNFest JULY 31, AUGUST 1-3 AT QUEEN OF HEAVEN CHURCH
FUNFest, in its 13th-anniversary year for Queen of Heaven Parish, provides summer fun for families and the community. The annual FUNFest is being held July 31, August 1, 2 and 3 - Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings from 6-10 pm. There will be good food, dinner specials on Friday (BBQ chicken) and Saturday (steak fry), baked goods, live bands, entertainment, rides, the Magical-Train except Friday, a casino, and Midway games for all ages. A KIDSCorner will have games for children six and under. The FUNFest is held on the church grounds, at 1800 Steese Rd., Green, with events scheduled outdoors and indoors in the Parish Life Center (PLC). Admission is free.
√ Thursday, July 31 – Outdoors: Jeff King, Soloist/Guitar 6:30-9:30 pm. Inside PLC: 6:30 pm Ballet LeReve, 7:10 pm Eternity Irish Dance Troupe
√ Friday, August 1 – Outdoors: 45 RPM Band from 7-10 pm. Inside PLC: 6 pm Dianna Durkin Dance Studio, 6:25 pm The Bourn Academy of Dance, 7 pm Swing-a-Lings Square Dance Group, 8:15 pm Sent Forth Contemporary Christian Band
√ Saturday, August 2 – Outdoors: Music Man Danny Milan with Becky Ciocca and Kyle Majnaric from 6:30-9 pm. Inside PLC: 6 pm 8 Count Dance Studio, 6:35 pm Green Dance Team
√ Sunday, August 3 – Outdoors: Instant Replay Band 6:30-9 pm, Summit Metro Parks Leaf Mascot. Inside PLC: 6 pm Al Zimmerman Combo (Waltzes/Polkas), 9:30 pm Drawing of Raffle Winners
The FUNFest’s kitchen crew will feature a barbecued-chicken dinner special on Friday and a steak fry on Saturday, hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage sandwiches, french fries, corn on the cob, taco salads, and more. Of course, there will be ice cold lemonade made on the spot, ice cream, cotton candy, popcorn, candy apples, snocones, elephant ears, funnel cakes and more. New feature this year will be Aunt Odette’s French Crepes.
Raffle winners receive: Grand prize is a new, loaded Chevy Equinox, courtesy of the VanDevere Bunch – two second cash prizes of $500 each – ten third prizes of $100 each. Raffle tickets are $20 each or six for $100. Drawings will be held Sunday evening at about 9:30 pm. Winners need not be present. For raffle tickets and more information, call 330-896-2345.