Festival


THANK YOU DINNER

The St. Joan of Arc Festival committee thanks all volunteers for making the 2018 Festival successful. We hope all festival volunteers will join us October 20 after the 5 p.m. Mass for a thank you dinner. Please RSVP here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090b44adac28ab9-sjoa2

The St. Joan of Arc Festival is an exciting 3-day event that brings together the parish and community for rides, games, food, music, and entertainment. Whether you have teenagers, are a young couple or a family with small children, our festival has something for everyone so you’re sure to have lots of fun! No admission fee and open to the public. Rides, foods and games do have a cost. A portion of the festival proceeds go to charity.

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS

Rides

  • Swing ride (Yo Yo)
  • Zero Gravity
  • Sizzler
  • High flyer
  • Silver streak
  • Fun slide
  • Bouncy house
  • And many more!

Family Entertainment

  • Columbus Zoo and Aquarium – handlers bring animals from zoo
  • Face painting
  • $10,000 raffle – Friday and Saturday nights ($5,000 each night)
  • Silent Auction
  • And much more!

Carnival games

  • Frog hop
  • Milk can softball toss
  • Pop bottle ring toss
  • Games of chance
  • Speed pitch
  • Basketball shooting game
  • Spin it to win it
  • And many more!

Musical Lineup

  • Connor Flanagan – Where hip-hop and worship collide
  • Bryan Lewis – Country from the brim of his to hat to his well-worn boot heels
  • Alexis Gomez and the Mad River Band – Weaves some of her Mexican heritage into country music
  • Liberty Deep Down Columbus-based pop/rock band
  • Stranger – An 80s music cover band

Food and Beverages

  • Homemade stuffed cabbage rolls (BEST SELLER)
  • Homemade chicken shish kabob
  • Coney dogs (NEW), corn dogs and hot dogs
  • Meatball subs
  • French fries
  • Sausage sandwiches
  • Funnel cakes
  • Cotton candy
  • Home goodies from the “Sweet Shoppe”
  • Soft drinks and water
  • Beer, wine and mixers
  • And much more!

Volunteer Signups

Our 2018 St. Joan of Arc Parish Festival is right around the corner and we need volunteers! The dates of this year’s festival are August 23, 24, and 25. We need to fill more than 800 slots during those 3 days. There are many areas to help…serve food, sell tokens, bus tables, parking attendant, set up, tear down, silent auction, and games to name a few! Click below to submit your date, time, and volunteer preferences.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to Kerri Rathburn at 614.582.4980 or kerrirathburn@gmail.com or Laura Batchelder at 614.354.8695 or lbatch62@gmail.com with any questions. Thanks in advance for being willing to help with our amazing St. Joan of Arc festival!

**NEW THIS YEAR: All volunteers 18 and older must have completed a Protecting God’s Children class and background check. Classes are available through our parish. Contact the parish office for dates, times, and registration. Information at this link: https://www.stjoanofarcpowell.org/protecting-gods-children/


SPONSORSHIPS AND SILENT AUCTION DONATIONS

Please help support The St. Joan of Arc Community Festival through sponsorship opportunities and silent auction donations. Organizations and individuals who provide sponsorships and/or donations not only help those in need (a large portion of the proceeds support charitable organizations) but they also may receive tax deductions and may be recognized through our website, signage, and program listings, etc. Tell a Friend, Be an Ambassador for St. Joan of Arc by asking a friend or business associate to become a sponsor or donate silent auction items.

If you’d like to donate, please use the 2018 Festival Sponsor – Silent Auction Donation Form.

STAY CONNECTED

For the most current information and updates, follow us on Facebook. Post your favorite festival photos on Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #stjoanofarcfestival.