Nativity Fall Festival

Celebrate The Nativity Parish’s 100th anniversary at its Fall Festival on Labor Day Weekend highlighted by children’s rides, booths, and activities for all, rummage sale, craft beers, wine, and live music. Festival fare will include sandwiches from Grand Central Deli on Friday from 6:00 – 8:00pm; Chili Cook-off on Saturday from 5:30 – 7:30pm; and lasagna dinner on Sunday from 5 – 7 pm plus food off the grill, corn on the cob and Italianette Pizza for all three nights. Grand Raffle tickets also return with a grand prize of $5,000. Festival hours are Friday, Sept. 1 from 6:00 – 11:00pm; Saturday, Sept. 2 from 5:30 – 11:00pm; and Sunday, Sept. 3 from 3:00 – 9:00pm. Located in Pleasant Ridge on Ridge Road one block from Montgomery Road.

Help for Houston

We will take up a “Soap and Shampoo” collection to be sent to Matthew 25 Ministries for the people in need in Houston. Bins will be at the festival in the information booth and in the back of the church. September 9 & 10 we will be taking up a monetary collection to Catholic Charities USA.


Bars & Bells
Basket Raffle
Beat the Dealer
Big Six #1
Candy Wheel
Children’s Area
Crazy Hats
Football Throw
Gag Wheel
Instant Bingo
Ring Toss
Split the Pot
Soccer Kick
Fish Bowl

Food & Beverages

Bake Sale
Craft Beer
Draft Beer
Coke Products
Kona Ice
Pie Contest

Grand Raffle

Prizes include $5,000, $2,500, $1,000 and $500

Tickets are $2 per ticket or $30 for 18 tickets.


Welcome Home Alumni…

Nativity extends a warm welcome to all alumni returning to the campus to enjoy the festival. We invite you to stop by the Information Booth for a ticket for a free domestic beer or water/soda on Saturday from 5:30 to 8 pm or Sunday from 5 to 7:30 pm.

Mark your calendars for these upcoming events.

  • Alumni Mass and Reception Celebrating 100 Years of Nativity – Saturday, September 16 beginning with 4:30 pm Mass in the church with Bishop Joseph Binzer, Presider, and Father Paul DeLuca, Concelebrant. Immediately following Mass, there will be a Wine & Cheese Reception in the cafeteria featuring wine, cheese and light hors d’oeuvres. Register to attend at  For more information, contact Julie Abraham at or (513) 531-3164
  • Nativity Golf Outing – Saturday, October 15 at Losantiville Club. Check-in at noon with shotgun start at 1:00 pm. Register and pay on-line or contact Julie Abraham at or (513) 531-3164 for a registration form.

Volunteer Sign Up

Click the button below to volunteer for this years festival! We appreciate and need everyone’s help! We have hundreds of open volunteer slots. Feel free to take more than one shift or bring a friend!

If you have any questions or don’t want to use the sign up genius website, just call or email the volunteer coordinator Janet Nawroth at or (513) 519-1532.

If you are interested in dealing poker or blackjack at the Fall Fest, sign up using the button below or contact Curt Brunswick at 513-780-6140. Other jobs in the gambling tent include beer runner and tent-support.

Sponsorship Information

Help support the festival. Become a sponsor! Sponsorship options range from $100 to $1,000.

For more information contact Rebecca Gernetzke at