Autumn Daze Festival at the Church of St Helena – South Minneapolis
“Celebrating 28 Years of Fun, Food, and Friendship!” – Check out their Page on Facebook.
The fun is back again this year neighbors!
“Food, rides, live and silent auction, games of skill, children’s games, raffle, fireworks, cash and quilt bingo, (50 quilts), live music, and more…”
Stop down to the Church of St Helena at 3204 E 43rd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55406
It all starts tonight Friday 9/16 at 5pm with a Fish Fry under the Big Tent and goes until 10pm with Fireworks to cap the night.
Saturday is busy with an 8:30am Start for the Autumn Daze 5K. More details click here.
Followed by the much-anticipated Parade at 10am…kids get your buckets ready to fill with candy, Halloween comes early this year!
*** The best place to watch is anywhere along Nokomis Ave between 44th St and 50th St.
Check out this great video shot by Steven Clift of a past year’s event on YouTube.
Full Schedule of events:
5 p.m. Fish Fry under Big Tent
6 – 10 p.m., Carnival rides, Pumpkin Patch, Booths, Food (in school), Games of Skill and Chance (under tent) and More!
7 – 8 p.m. Cash Bingo
7 – 10 p.m. “The Pearl Brothers” band plays
8 p.m. Quilt Bingo
9 p.m. $500 (Guaranteed) Cover-all Jackpot Bingo
9:30 p.m. $500 (Guaranteed) Cover-all Jackpot Bingo
10 p.m. Fireworks
8:30 a.m. 5K Run: http://www.facebook.com/autumndaze5k
9:30 a.m. Freshly baked Caramel Rolls & Coffee
10 a.m. Parade!
10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. Children’s Games, Country Store, Toy Shoppe, Crafts, Games of Skill, Food, Pumpkin Patch Game and More!
11 a.m. Parade Awards & Ronald McDonald
11:30 – 12 Noon The Assumption Mariachis
12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Kip Overbo, kids songs
1 p.m. Quilt Bingo (10 Quilts as Prizes)
1:15 p.m. – 2 p.m. Michelle Traxler Crusader Band
2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Lex/Ham Community Band
4 p.m. Mass, St. Helena Church
5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Peter Sappanos Band
5:30 p.m. Quilt Bingo (10 Quilts as Prizes)
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Cash Bingo
7 p.m. to 10 p.m. The MagnifiCATS
8 p.m. Quilt Bingo (10 Quilts as Prizes)
9 p.m. $500 Cover-all Jackpot Bingo
9:30 p.m. $500 Cover-all Jackpot Bingo
8:30 & 10 a.m. Mass in St. Helena
9:30 a.m. Fresh Caramel Rolls & Coffee
10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Rides, Children’s Games, Country Store, Toy Shoppe, Crafts, Games of Skill, Food and More!
12 noon: Vikings Game on Wide-Screen TVs
1:30 p.m. Quilt Bingo (10 Quilts as Prizes)
2:45 p.m. Silent Auction closes
3 p.m. Bidding closes on Gift Baskets
3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Peter Sappanos Band
3 p.m. $500 Cover-all Jackpot Bingo
3:15 p.m. Live Auction in Cafeteria
5 p.m. Drawings for all prizes