• Cheers to 53 Years!
    St. Odilia Annual Fall Festival
    September 9-11, 2022
    Backyard Band
    Join us for conversation, dancing and singing to your favorite tunes as we kick off the 53rd annual Fall Festival on Friday, September 9, with the return of the Back Yard Band from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.  Food Trucks including pizza, ice cream and others will be present.

    Calling all Performers!

    The 2022 St. Odilia Fall Festival is looking for entertainment for the 3rd Annual Coffee House Saturday night (September 10 from 7:00-10:00 p.m.)

    You can perform with band backup provided by Uncut Jems (our Coffee House Band) or you can provide your own acoustic backup.

    Solos, duos, trios encouraged! Contact Julie Quinn Kiernan for more information: jqkiernan@gmail.com

    Necessary Diversion

    Necessary Diversion will perform all top-40 hits on Sunday, September 11, 2:30 - 4 p.m. in the Festival Tent!  ND caters to an all-ages crowd so bring your families and friends to cap off the St Odilia Fall Festival in true celebratory style!

    Composed of five St. Odilia parishioners (and one token Lutheran!), Necessary Diversion is thrilled to commemorate their 11th season by returning to where they first began - St. Odilia Fall Festival! Members are Lynda and Tom Savard, Russ Wagner, Mike Landberg, Liz Jennings, and Matt Tews.

    Tacos and Sweet Corn returns. YUM!! The Latino community will be preparing and selling their famous tacos and sweetcorn. YEA!! Excitement all around. Petting Zoo is Back. A FAVORITE among the young and older generations.Live animals on Sunday only.

    What can you do NOW?

    • Start setting aside your cherry tree and kids game prizes! (Deliver after July 4)
    • Pack up your used books, games, puzzles, CDs and DVDs. (Deliver after July 4)
    • Plant three extra rows of garden produce just for the farmer’s market.
    • Set aside big-ticket items for the LIVE Auction.
    • Purchase and drop off gift cards from local businesses.
    • Sponsor a game, event or raffle tickets. Call the parish office for details!
    • Join the Leadership Team! (Next meeting July 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Monica room. Come join the fun and get involved!)

    Questions, comments, suggestions? email us! fallfestival@stodilia.org

  • Trish Brokman, Fall Festival Chair
    612-743-9572
    Email: pbrokman@comcast.net

    Janet Derfus, Fall Festival Co-Chair
    651-587-6273
    Email: dderfus@aol.com

    Amy Etten, Staff Liaison for Fall Festival
    651-415-3327
    Email: amy.etten@stodilia.org