A local Tradition for over 60 years!
St. Anthony parish holds an annual picnic the second full weekend in August beginning on Saturday evening and continuing Sunday at noon after morning Mass, lasting into the evening. The picnic is one of the parish's key fundraisers to support the operating budget of the schools. As an annual event for more than 60 years, the picnic features a traditional, family atmosphere and is an annual opportunity for St. Anthony Alumni to return home and visit with family and friends.
We welcome everyone to join in our tradition of fun & fellowship!
- Games for all ages
- Food & Beverage tents
- Bulldog Challenge 5K Run / Walk
- Wiffle Ball Tournament
Win Big with our Picnic Raffle!
Choice of a NEW CAR or $15,000 CASH
Plus over 40 additional prizes will be given away!
2018 Grand Prize Winner.
Congratulations to Stacy Gibson of Effingham, IL, the Grand Prize Raffle winner at the St. Anthony Parish Picnic, held August 11-12. Given the choice of 1 of 5 new vehicles or $15,000 cash, Gibson chose the cash prize. Pictured from left to right: Fr. Mark Tracy, Parochial Vicar; Fr. Chuck Edwards, Pastor; Stacy Gibson, winner; and Grand Prize Raffle chairpersons Rachel Hoene, Stacia Semple, and Ann Fearday.