Labor Day Festival with St. Mary’s Catholic Church

By | September 1, 2019


Heather: THIS WEEKEND IS A BIG ONE AS WESTVILLE IS HOSTING THEIR LABOR DAY FESTIVAL. Tim: ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH PARISHONERS ARE JOINING IN THE FESTIVITIES. WE HAVE MORE. YOU FOLKS LOVE YOUR LABOR DAY. [LAUGHTER] WE DO. Tim: WE LOVE YOU. EVERYBODY GETS SOMETHING GOING ON ON LABOR DAY WEEKEND. SO MANY ORGANIZATIONS DOING THINGS. IT’S A BIG DEAL IN WESTVILLE EVERY YEAR. Heather: DO I RECALL CORRECTLY, IT KICKS OFF THURSDAY, TODAY OR TOMORROW? Guest: THURSDAY, THE LION’S CLUB STARTS THEIR EVENTS. ST. MARY’S EVENTS START TOMORROW NIGHT. Heather: WHAT DO YOU HAVE PLANNED? Guest: TOMORROW AT 7:00, RADNEY PINNINGTON, AN ELVIS IMPERSONATOR WILL BE IN THE HALL PERFORMING 7:00 TO 8:30. DOORS ESPECIALLY AT 6:00. TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR FOR $10 EACH. Tim: PEOPLE LOVE ELVIS! I SAW HIM AT A WENDY’S A FEW YEARS AGO. BUT THERE’S SOME THAT SAY HE’S GONE. Heather: HE’S GOING TO BE IN WESTVILLE. Guest: I THINK WE HAVE THE REAL ONE. Tim: YOU HAVE STUFF ALL WEEKEND LONG. STARTS WITH THE CONCERT TOMORROW. Guest: THAT’S RIGHT. Tim: THESE POSTERS ARE CHOCK FULL OF STUFF. Heather: TALK ABOUT THE GOLF CART REGATTA. Guest: WE’VE ASKED WITH A LOT OF GOLF CARTS IN WESTVILLE. WELL OVER 100. WE’VE INVITED PEOPLE AT NO CHARGE TO REGISTER AND BE INVOLVED IN A REGATTA. WHICH IF THEY WANT TO TAKE THEIR GOLF CARTS THROUGH THE PARADE, THEY CAN DO THAT. Heather: IS A REGATTA A CREW? Tim: I THINK IT’S A BOAT RACE, RIGHT? [LAUGHTER] Tim: I DON’T THINK YOU WOULD WANT THE GOLF CARTS IN THE WATER PER SE. Guest: AFTER THE PARADE, THEY CAN PULL IN BEHIND THE CHURCH PARKING LOT. AND THEY’LL GET JUDGED. THEY GET $100 GIFT CARD FOR FIRST PRIZE. $100 WORTH OF ACCESSORIES PROVIDED FOR THEM. SO THAT’S FIRST PLACE WINNER. THEN, THERE’S SECOND AND THIRD PLACE PRIZE. Tim: YOU ARE JUDGING CLASSIC AND MUSCLE CARS AS WELL. IT’S NOT JUST GOLF CARTS. Guest: IT’S ACTUALLY NOT A JUDGING SATURDAY NIGHT. THAT’S 4:00 TO 7:00 IN THE PARKING LOT. IT’S A CAR SHOW DISPLAY. IT’S NOT A SHOW. THE PARTICIPANTS GET A DASH PLAQUE FOR PARTICIPATING. Tim: EVERYBODY GETS A RIBBON. Heather: WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE PART OF THE WEEKEND? Guest: EVERYTHING. JUST WESTVILLE. JUST BEING IN WESTVILLE. I THINK EVERYBODY JUST — THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE COME DOWN FOR THE PARADE. LION’S CLUB DOES AN AMAZING JOB. Heather: HE SAID IT’S TWO HOURS LONG. Guest: IT DEFINITELY IS. IT’S DEFINITELY CLOSE TO TWO HOURS LONG. IT’S A GREAT WAY FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS TO COME HOME. PEOPLE FROM ALL OVERCOME DOWN AND WATCH THE PARADE. IT’S A GOOD TIME. Heather: MAYBE THEY’LL ENJOY A PORK LOIN SANDWICH OR END YOUR 50/50 RAFFLE YOU HAVE. Tim: I HEARD SOMEBODY MADE A LOT OF MONEY LAST YEAR ON THE 50/50. Guest: THE WINNER RECEIVED A LITTLE OVER $9,000. Tim: THAT’S A LOT OF MONEY. Guest: AND THE SALES ARE GOING WELL. THE MONEY WE MAKE FROM THE EVENTS GO BACK INTO THE COMMUNITY TO FILL THE FOOD PANTRY AT THE CHURCH. THE SATURDAY NIGHT EVENT FOR THE CAR SHOW DISPLAY, ALL THAT MONEY SATURDAY NIGHT IS GOING TO RENOVATE PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT FOR THE PARK. Heather: AND THE BRAT PACK IS ON SUNDAY. THAT’S A FUN TIME. YES. THE DOORS OPEN AT 4:30. THEY WILL ACTUALLY START PERFORMING AT 7:00. THEY PLAY UNTIL 10:00. WE’LL HAVE FOOD AND BEVERAGES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASES. IT’S $5 ENTRY FREE. THAT’S IT. Tim: WESTVILLE HAS LABOR DAY TAKEN CARE OF. Guest: THANK YOU. Tim: LOOKS LIKE THE WEATHER IS GOOD. Guest: I HEAR IT IS. I HOPE IT’S GOOD. BECAUSE SO MANY PEOPLE PULL TOGETHER FOR THE COMMUNITY TO GIVE PEOPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACROSS THE BOARD. Tim: THANKS FOR BEING HERE. Guest: THANK YOU. Heather: HAVE A GREAT TIME TO CHECK OUT WESTVILLE. WE’LL CONNECT YOU ON OUR FACEBOOK. Tim: COMING UP, LABOR DAY

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