Turtle Fest Committee

The 21st Annual St. Augustine Turtle Fest will be held Friday and Saturday at the church. Pictured are 2019 committee members include (front row, from left) Shirley Niese, Megan Batt, Ginny Minnick, Maria Pullen, Laurie Nahrwold, (back row, from left) Fr. Doug Garand, Laurie Brubaker, Becky Schindler, Robin Patton, Cletus Schindler, Rita Small and Karen Westhoven.

WHAT: 21st Annual St. Augustine Turtle Fest.

WHEN: 6 p.m.-midnight Friday and 4:30 p.m.-11 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: St. Augustine Catholic church grounds, 726 Monroe St., Napoleon.

DETAILS: This year’s fest shifts to a Friday and Saturday event from the previous Saturday and Sunday.

FRIDAY — Turtle races and live music from Crickett & Ruben are featured events for Friday. Food will include pulled pork sandwiches and beverages.

SATURDAY — The day’s events will start with Mass at 4:30 p.m. in the church. Starting at 5 p.m., live music will be performed by Wally and the Beavs and more turtle races will be held. Food includes burgers, brats, dogs and Au gratin and German potato salad.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES: Activities include a silent auction, basket raffle, big ticket raffle drawing, jewelry sale and country store. Kids games and activities will be available. Mexican food, French fries, soft drinks and beer.

COST: Free admission, and everyone is welcome.

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