La Kermes – The St. Pius V Parish Street Festival, June 1-2 2019

Food, friends, music, food, dancing, and more food – it’s Kermes time!

Our annual street festival kicks off Saturday, June 1 at 12:00 noon and concludes Sunday night June 2 with the drawing of the cash raffle winner at 10:00 pm. Grand prize: $15,000!

Buy your raffle tickets today, sign up to volunteer, or make a donation of water or soda to help support the ministries of St. Pius V parish.

YOU make our Kermes a success! 

Kermes Volunteers: Safe Food Handling Workshop on May 1, 2019

Volunteers for the parish street festival – La Kermes – are asked to take a safe food handling class on Wednesday, May 1 at 6:00 pm in the parish hall, 1901 S. Ashland Avenue.

Participants in the class, which is taught in Spanish, will learn the basic regulations for safe and sanitary outdoor food handling. The certificate is valid for the entire summer festival season and required for all people who do food preparation or handling at outdoor festivals.

The Kermes takes place Saturday, June 1 through Sunday, June 2, 2019.

Schedule for Holy Week / Horario de Semana Santa 2019

 April 14 / 14 de Abril
Domingo de Ramos / Palm Sunday:
7:45 am Mass in English
9:15 am Misa en Español
11:15 am Mass in English
1:15 pm Misa en Español
4:30 pm Misa en Español
6:30 pm Misa en Español

April 16 / 16 de Abril
Martes / Tuesday:
6:30 pm Cena Seder / Seder Meal (please register in the parish office to attend)

April 18 / 18 de Abril
Jueves Santo / Holy Thursday:
7:00 pm Misa de la Última Cena / Mass of the Lord’s Supper (bilingual)

April 19 / 19 de Abril
Viernes Santo / Good Friday
3:00 pm Good Friday Service (English)
6:00 pm Servicio de Viernes Santo con procesión / Good Friday Service with procession (español)

April 20 / 20 de Abril
Sábado de Gloria / Holy Saturday:
8:00 pm Vigilia Pascual / Easter Vigil (bilingual)

April 21 / 21 de Abril
Domingo de Pascua / Easter Sunday:
7:45 am Mass in English
9:15 am Misa en Español
11:15 am Mass in English
1:15 pm Misa en Español
(No Mass at 4:30 or 6:30 pm on Easter Sunday / No hay Misa de 4:30 o 6:30 pm en el Domingo de Pascua)