SeptemberFest 2023


SEPTEMBER 15-17th, 2023
We LOVE SeptemberFest

A Week Filled With The FUN Only SeptemberFest Can Bring!

Monday - Wednesday, September 11-13th, 2023
 Wiffleball, Dunk Tank, Pizza, Ice cream & more: - Register HERE!

Friday, Sept 15

5 - 8 pm  - Kids' games
 5 - 8 pm -  Pau Hana dinner
 5 - 7 pm - Live music - Mike Drabik
 5 - 7 pm - Homerun Derby championship
 6 - 9 pm - Drop-in childcare (18 mo - 6 YO) 

 7 - 9 pm - Live music  - Hurricane Blaze

 7:30 - 9:00 pm - Movie "The Sandlot" 

5 - 9 pm - Pie shop (register to donate and enter pie baking contest here!) - Beer garden - Wine guys - Grill -  Farmers market - Inflatable slide - Trackless train rides

Saturday, Sept 16

 10 am - 2 pm - Pickleball tournament 
Time TBA - Adult wiffleball tournament - Register here!
 noon - 2 pm - Mimosas + donut wall
 noon - 1 pm - Live music - Chris Cron & Gina Wood
 noon - 8 pm - Kids' games
 1 - 7 pm  - Remote control racetrack

 1 - 4 pm - Llama experience
 1-4 pm- Book Signing "The Great Get-Together" Author Karlyn Coleman.

 1:30 - 3 pm - Live music - Amanda Walbridge
 3 - 8:30 pm - Drop-in childcare (18 mo - 6 YO) 
 3:30 - 5 pm - Live music - the Lids
 4 - 6 pm - Ballloon animals
 5 - 8 pm - Steak dinner 
 5 - 9 pm - Spinning Wylde cotton candy

 6 - 8 pm - Live music - Belfast Cowboys

 8:30 - 10:00 pm - Silent disco 

Noon - 9 pm - Pie shop - Adult wiffleball tournament (register here!)- Beer garden - Wine guys - Grill -  Farmers market - Inflatable slide - Trackless train rides 

Sunday, Sept 17

 9:30 am - Outdoor mass with Bishop Michael Izen
 11 am - 12:30 pm -  Breakfast & BINGO 
 Noon - 3:30 pm - NFL game watch

Individual and family bundles are back!


SeptemberFest would not be possible without the help of our dedicated volunters. All volunteer shifts are posted on signup-genius (You will get a reminder of your shifts and you can add, change or delete your shifts if plans change), use the link below to volunteer .

Volunteer sign-up 2023

SeptemberFest Raffle

• GRAND PRIZE $5000 cash!
• 2nd Prize $750 cash!
• 3rd Prize $250 cash!

Tickets are $25.00 each.

*Person who sells the winning ticket also receives a $100 cash prize

Winners will be announced after Mass on Sunday 9/17/23. All households are asked to sell or purchase $100 in raffle tickets (4-$25 tickets) Additional raffle tickets available in the Parish business office (M-F 8:30am-4:30pm)
Septemberfest Raffle Ticket Purchase Form


Septemberfest BUNDLES are BACK!

The Annunciation Bundle is great for individuals or families that LOVE SeptemberFest!
One Click, one payment, it is that easy! Bundle purchases are now closed. 

Family Bundle ($350-$550) includes

$20 in game/food/ beverage tickets.

2- Friday night Pau Hana dinners and  vouchers for each kid at the Annunciation Grill (5-8pm)
Head phones for Movie-"Sandlot" for the entire family + Large Popcorn voucher
2- Saturday night Steak dinners and vouchers for each kid at the Annunciation Grill. (5-8pm)
Head phones for the entire family for Silent Disco (8:30pm-10:00pm)
Spinning Wylde Cotton Candy for each kid (6-9pm)

Breakfast & Bingo Tickets for the entire family

Individual Bundle ($140) includes

$20 in game/food/ beverage tickets​​​​
1- Pau Hana Friday night dinner  (5-8pm)
1-Headphone for the Movie "Sandlot" + small popcorn voucher (7:30pm start)

1- Saturday night Steak dinner. (5-8pm)​​​​​​​
1-Spinning Wylde cotton candy (6-9pm)
1- Head phone  for Silent Disco (8:30pm-10:00pm​​​​​​​

1-Breakfast & Bingo Ticket. (11:00am-12:30pm)

SEPTEMBER 11th - SEPTEMBER 13th 2023

We will start amping up the excitement early in the week with grade school wiffleball games, Homerun Derby qualifier & the crowd favorite Dunk Tank featuring your favorite School and Parish Staff.

7th Avenue Pizza, Ice Cream treats and beverages will be available for purchase.

Monday, September 11th-K-2nd Grade Night
Tuesday, September 12th-6th-8th Grade Night
Wednesday, September 13th-3rd-5th Grade Night

  • Select one (Only one selection allowed):
  • Must enter the child's name and grade.
  • Homerun Derby-$20
  • Grade School wiffleball game-(see schedule for details)-$20
  • Grade School wiffleball game & Homerun Derby- $40​​​​​​

TK Klint
Andy Hannan

Youth wiffleball pre-registration is now closed. Walk-ups will be accepted - please show up in a blue or yellow shirt! 

Monday - Kindergarten @ 4:30, 1st grade @ 5:15, 2nd grade @ 6:00

Tuesday - 6th grade @ 4:30, 7th grade @ 5:15, 8th grade @ 7:30 

Wednesday - 3rd grade @ 4:30, 4th grade @ 5:15, 5th grade @ 6:00 

Dunk tank schedule 

Monday, Sept 11 -  Miss Miley (K), Mrs. Heer (K), Mrs. Slack (1st) , Mrs. Lovera, Mrs. Komerac (2nd), Mrs Koenig
Tuesday, Sept 12 - Ellie Schmitz (AYM Director), Miss Means, Mr. Kaiser, Mr.  LeTellier
Wednesday, Sept 13  - Mrs. Crowley (3rd),  Miss Heer (4th),  Mrs. Zogby (4th), Miss Pellegrene (5th), Miss Bjerke (5th)

Refer to signup for detailed schedule! 


Farmers Market
FRIDAY: 5pm-9:00pm • SATURDAY: 12pm-9:00pm 

Eclectic vintage furnishings, decorations for your home and garden, handmade items such as aprons, pillows, hand embroidered dish towels, vintage linens, home-canned goods, home-baked goods, house plants, cookbooks, children’s furniture, toys, and more!  
Fresh, locally grown produce available on Saturday and Sunday.
Credit cards accepted. 
Questions:  Contact Theresa Orth at


Pie Shop
FRIDAY: 5pm-9:00pm * SATURDAY: 12pm-9:00pm 

Donations: Pie donations can be dropped off at the Pie Shop (Church basement) on Friday or Saturday of SeptemberFest weekend. Pies will also be collected on Friday morning in the school carpool line. 
Blue Ribbon Pie Contest!  Bring homemade entries to the Pie Shop by Noon on Saturday, September 17th. Pie must be at least 8 inches, all flavors welcome, and multiple entries are accepted. Pies will be judged on appearance, taste, and creativity. Winner to be announced Saturday evening. Top three pies will be sold at a premium price—bids taken. Winning recipe will be available on the online auction.  
Questions: Contact Juliette Seiffert


Fun for ALL
*Homerun Derby 5-7:00 pm
*Annunciation Grill 5-9:00 pm
*Games for the Kids 5-8:00 pm 
*Pie Shop 5-9:00pm
*Beer Garden & Wine Guys 5-9:00pm
*Farmer’s Market 5-9:00 pm
*Candyland 5-9:00 pm
*Live Music 5-9:00 pm

5-8pm Friday Night Dinner by Pau Hana
Pre-purchase highly recommended (limited availability at ticket sales)
$30 person

Be transported to the islands of Hawaii with a delicious meal of Kalua Pork, Hawaiian Style Macaroni Salad, Pineapple Slaw, Haupia Tarts and Hawaiian SunJuice, soda or water.

Questions: Kendric ( )& Abby ( Olson
Pre-purchase deadline on Sunday, September 10 at 5:00pm 
Pre-purchases are now closed! 

Friday Night Live Music Line Up

Mike Drabik 5:00-7:00pm

Hurricane Blaze 7:00-9:00pm- Luther Auto Music Stage
The crowd favorite is back! Rock along with this dynamic performance cover band.


All youth are invited to participate in the Septemberfest Homerun Derby. Due to the popularity of this event we ask all youth to participate in their age group prequalifier. 

HR Derby Pre Qualifier Sessions
K-2nd Grade-Monday, September 11th 
6th-8th Grade-Tuesday, September 12th 6:45-7:30pm
3rd-5th Grade-Wednesday, September 13th 6:45-7:30pm

Participation fee is $20. 

Home Run Derby Finals
Friendly competition between the top 3 boy and girl qualifiers from each grade bracket. Friday, September 15th 2023 at 5:00-7:00pm on the Wiffle Ball Field.

TK Klint
Andy Hannan

Friday, Sept 15, 7:30 - 9:00 pm “The Sandlot” movie • Wiffleball Field

  • Grab your blankets and camping chairs and enjoy this baseball classic on the big screen. Headphones will be required to hear the audio. 

  • Headphone pre-purchases are now closed! Walk-ups can purchase headphones at ticket sales. 


Fun for ALL
*Pickleball Tournament 10:00am-2:00 pm
*Annunciation Grill 12:00-9:00 pm
*Games for the Kids 12:00-8:00 pm 
*Pie Shop 12:00-9:00 pm
*Beer Garden & Wine Guys 12:00-9:00 pm
*Farmer’s Market 12:00-9:00 pm
*Candyland 12:00-9:00 pm
*Balloon Animals 4:00-6:00 pm
*Live Music 12:00-8:00 pm
*Llama Experience 1:00-4:00 pm
*Book Signing "The Great Get-Together" Author Karlyn Coleman.
*Remote Control Racetrack 1:00-7:00 pm
*Spinning Wylde Cotton Candy 6:00-9:00 pm
*Saturday Steak Dinner 5:00-8:00 pm
*Silent Disco 8:30-10:00 pm

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Pickleball Tournament

What: Annunciation Septemberfest Doubles Pickleball Tournament
When: Saturday, September 16th, 10 am-2 pm
Where: Annunciation Parking Lot
Format: Double Elimination, 3-Courts
Two Doubles Brackets: 
•    Competitive
•    Recreational

Cost: $50 per Team. 
$25 per player *at least 2 players per team, one alternate allowed. 
Players provide their own paddles.

Must be pre-registered to participate
Contacts: Dan and Sarah Klein 612-597-5584,,

Registration is now closed




Join Carlson’s Lovable Llamas group to feed and lead Llamas on the lawn between Church and the Parish Center. Tickets can be purchased at the SeptemberFest Ticket Booth in the lower level of the church. Cost is $5 (5 tickets) per person. Don’t miss this ONE day event! WWW.CARLSONSLLOVABLELLAMAS.COM TO VIEW THE FUN! 

Saturday Line Up

Chris Cron & Gina Wood 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Amanda Walbridge 1:30 - 3:00 pm

The Lids 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Headliner: Belfast Cowboys 6:00-8:00pm - Luther Auto Music Stage
(9--piece, horn-driven band, mixing rock, blues, roots and soul sounds)

Spinning Wylde is coming to Septemberfest!
Fresh spun cotton candy in 6 sweet flavors-you will not want to miss it!
Saturday, September 16th 6:00pm-9:00pm


Silent Disco Party
8:30pm-10pm • Parking Lot
$5 per headphone rental (Pre-purchase highly recommended, limited availability at ticket sales) Headphone pre-purchases are now closed. Walk-ups can purchase at ticket sales

Join Minnesota Silent Disco as they transmit separate frequencies of music at the same time at the same venue—SeptemberFest!   Each disco participant receives a set of wireless headphones to enjoy the fun. 

Saturday Night Steak Dinner

Pre-purchase highly recommended (limited availability at ticket sales)
$35 person

Enjoy a delicious grilled steak, 2 sides and a dessert with friends and family.

Questions: Karl ( & Jess ( )Wolf

Pre-purchase deadline on Sunday, September 10th at 5:00pm

Pre-purchases are now closed 


Septemberfest Outdoor Mass 9:30am

Join us for this longstanding tradition of celebrating Mass as a community outdoors. Parishioners and visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Septemberfest Raffle Winners will be drawn after Mass.

Bishop Michael Izen to Celebrate Mass at SeptemberFest
On Sunday, September 17, we welcome Auxiliary Bishop Michael Izen to our SeptemberFest 9:30 AM outdoor Mass. Bishop Izen is the newest bishop of our Archdiocese having been ordained this past Spring by Archbishop Hebda. Bishop Izen graduated from St. John’s University in Collegeville with degrees in computers and mathematics later working at 3M before responding to the call to the priesthood. He most recently served as pastor of St. Michael’s & St. Mary’s parish in Stillwater until Pope Francis named him as an auxiliary bishop of our Archdiocese. We look forward to his presence with us as we celebrate our SeptemberFest with our school centennial year kick off!

Breakfast & Bingo! 11:00am-12:30pm

After 9:30am Mass, enjoy homemade breakfast including French toast, sausage, and fruit. Served with juice & coffee from the food booth. Then head over to the music tent for B-I-N-G-O!

Cash prizes
3 cards for 10 games

Multiple ways to Purchase:

Breakfast & BINGO Bundle Individual $20.00
Breakfast & Bingo Family Bundle $40.00
Bingo Only-Individual $15.00
Bingo Only-Family $25.00

Questions: Contact Molly & Brian Mullins at or Dan & Meghan Manchon

Pre-purchases are now closed



2023 Wiffleball Adult Tournament (high school and older) 
September 15-16, 2023
$30 per individual / $150 per team

• 5 Players on the field at a time - everyone bats
• 6 innings

Games on Saturday (& possibly Sunday) on the wiffleball field, east of church. Free hot hot dog and a beverage included with entry. Schedule will be announced ~1 week prior. Pre-registration required. 


Thank You to our Septemberfest Beer Tent and Septemberfest LIVE sponsor:

Book Club
5411 Penn Ave. S.
Mpls, MN 55419

Brunch: Every day 8am-3pm
Dinner: Every day 3pm-close

(612) 822-5411

Join Us

2023 SeptemberFest Co-chairs

Mike & Maria Roaldi

Kate & Chris Uding