St. Joseph's
79th Annual 4th of July Celebration
Clarion County's Oldest 

Post-Festival Finale Event
St. Joseph's Liberty 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, July 7th

(For 5K information and registration, click here)

Fr. Joseph Czarkowski and the Parishioners of St. Joseph Parish invite you to our
79th Annual 4th of July Celebration 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 from 11 am - 4 pm on the Parish Grounds, Rt. 66, Lucinda PA.
This once-a-year event will be held rain or shine (canopy covered) and features
Dinner, Quilts, Games, Live Entertainment -- over $40,000 in Cash & Prizes!
Festival proceeds benefit St. Joseph Catholic School.

(Click here for a festival brochure)

Our Traditional "all-you-can-eat"
Chicken & Ham Dinners
Nearly 2,000 dinners served each year

400 hundred pounds of flour and 180 dozen eggs are combined to create our
HOMEMADE NOODLES for the soup that is the hallmark feature of our delicious
Chicken & Ham Dinners.

• Served family-style, “all-you-can-eat”
• In addition to the main entrée and homemade noodle soup, the menu includes:
 real mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, coleslaw, bread, and beverage with homemade pie for dessert.
• Served in our Social Hall from 11 AM – 3 PM with ticket sales beginning at 10 AM

Adults $9.00, Children 6-12 $4.50, Children under 6 Free

Dining room dinners are sold on the “call-by-number” system.
TIP: Purchase your dinner ticket as soon as you enter the grounds.

Take-out dinners are also available for eating on the grounds at picnic tables or to take home.
Take-outs will be available 11 AM – 2 PM.
Purchase your take-out tickets directly at the take-out window at the school.


(Click here to view the quilts.)  
Games of Skill and Chance for All Ages, Live Entertainment, and BINGO!!

The festival features many games and booths, including our quilt tent with over 15 HANDMADE QUILTS TO BE AWARDED. 
 Handcrafted by the women of St. Joseph’s, patrons surround the tent for their chance to win one of these beautiful hand-crafted pieces.
Each quilt holds an estimated value of between $750 and $950.

Bingo begins at 12 Noon in the downstairs of the Hall. Other games and booths include a Chinese Auction, Winner Takes $100, children’s features, and many more.
Here's a map of the grounds showing each venue.

Musicians will provide live entertainment beginning at 11:00 am and continuing into the afternoon hours.
Click here for a complete entertainment schedule.

The cash and prizes awarded throughout the day total more than $40,000, 
including our Grand Prize Ticket which features 10 major awards!

Grand Prize Tickets are available on the grounds on July 4th 
or can be found at local establishments prior to the Festival. You can also contact us for Grand Prize Tickets at



Parking - Directions - Contact info

The grounds are handicap accessible.

Plenty of free parking surrounds the grounds and a parking shuttle will be available from Parish parking lots.

St. Joseph Parish is located along Rt. 66 in Lucinda, PA. I – 80 Exit 60 Rt.66 North 10 Miles. 

Street address: 112 Rectory Lane, Lucinda PA 16235

Additional information is available by calling 814-226-7288. Email:

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Click here to see our Grand Prize Ticket Sponsors

Posters, rack cards, placemats and other hardcopy promotional media compliments of 
The Law Offices of Greco, Lander & Shekell, P.C., with grateful appreciation.


 Promotional support provided in part by the PA Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau as a Clarion County Hotel Tax project.  
For overnight lodging in Clarion County, please
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Festival Proceeds benefit St. Joseph Catholic School.

St. Joseph School exists to prepare ourselves and our students to live a faith-filled life. 
We offer a quality education to children of all ethnic, religious, and economic backgrounds. 
The teachings of Jesus are integrated throughout the curriculum. 
In educating the whole child, we help each one to reach his/her highest potential.
All denominations are welcome.

St. Joseph School is a member of the National Catholic Education Association and is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Elementary Schools.

For more information and registration arrangements call the school at (814) 226-8018, or visit

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