Carrie Nielsen
Erik Nielsen

Holy Trinity Parish Festival is September 9-10, 2023.

2023 Schedule of Events

Saturday Evening 6:30-11:30 –  ADULTS ONLY

  • $5 cover
  • Band “PRETTY KOOL” (Check them out on the link)
  • Euchre Tournament
  • Horse Race
  • Beer Tent
  • Concession Food

Sunday 11:30 – 5:00 pm

  • Chicken Dinner (11:30 – 4pm) Dine-in or Take-out
  • Kids and Teen Games in the Tent: games open from noon – 4:30pm
  • Concession Foods in the Tent
  • Local Musicians Entertain (11:30 – 4:00)
  • Magician making balloon animals – Noon to 4:00 pm
  • Pony Rides from 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Petting Zoo
  • Sno-Cones and Cotton Candy
  • 50/50 Raffles every hour: find the RED-VESTED ticket sellers!
  • Cash and TV Raffle Ticket Sales: sales at the Information Booth
  • Mini Raffle Tent and Ticket Sales: check out all the gifts in the Mini Raffle Tent
  • Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pull: sign-ups begin at 12:45 > Pull begins at 1PM
  • Country Store: fresh fruit/vegetables, baked goods, and canned good for sale

Sunday Chicken Dinner Details

Sunday Chicken Dinner is from 11:30 am – 4pm

Dinner cost is $12  for a 1/2 Chicken   –  OR   – $10  for 1/4 Chicken

Dining in Dinner includes:

  • Chicken
  • Potato Salad
  • Cole Slaw
  • Veggies
  • Roll/Butter
  • Applesauce
  • Beverage station (indoor dining only)
  • Dessert (while supplies last)

Take out will be available from the dining room.

Euchre Tournament – Saturday, September 9th – 6:00 pm

Registration at 6:00pm. Starting Dealing at 7:00pm.
$25 per person- Includes admission, 2 drink tickets & opportunity to win prizes.
1. Every player for themselves.
2. Each round, each player will deal twice (8 hands total per round)
3. First dealer will be the first black Jack each round.
4. Keep your own score, sheet provided at registration.






Plenty of Raffles

Play your odds on one or more of the RAFFLES

  • 50/50 Raffle Drawing every hour on Saturday Night and Sunday.  Find the RED VESTED  ticket sellers to purchase your chance to win!
  • $8,000 Cash and 65 ” TV Raffle Tickets available at the Information Booth
  • Mini Raffle Tent open for viewing and ticket sales Sunday from 11:30 – 4:30 pm.  Many incredible items available to win! Buy your $1 chance and put it in the BUCKET of the item you wish to win. Good Luck!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Signups are here online.  Click on the name of the area for a link to the sign-up form.  If you have a problem with a signup please contact Dianna Rottiers at or 616-784-0677, ext. 111.

PLEASE NOTE: Volunteers for the Beer Tent or any of the positions on Saturday evening must be over 21, and any person helping with the raffles must be at least 18 years old.

Games Tent:

Grocery Game    Cereal Walk    Fishing Game     Ball Bounce

Hole in One     7/11    Fowling    Take Down/Clean up


Major Areas of the Festival:

Clean Up Crew    Chicken Dinner      Saturday Night Dance 

Cash/TV Raffles   50/50 Raffle    Beer Tent    Golf

Parking    Outdoor Food         Bingo



Donation Items Needed

Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!  If you are able to help, here is a list of items needed:


  • Take a bag from the display in the narthex, fill it with grocery goodies and return it to the narthex.


  • New this  year! Like a cake walk but with boxes of cereal. Pick up a box or two of your favorite cereal and drop it on the FESTIVAL DONATION table in the narthex.

For the MINI RAFFLE TENT (suggestions)

  • Kids Items
  • Food Items
  • Small Appliances
  • Hunting Items
  • Sports (Michigan/Michigan State) items
  • Spa/Self Care Items
  • Tools
  • Gift Cards/Certificates

For the Country Store:

  • New Craft Items
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Homemade Baked Goods
  • Homemade Mason Jar Products (Salsa, Cookie Mixes, etc.)

For the Chicken Dinner:

  • Desserts: Pies, brownies, cakes or cookies. (Please, no cream or custard pies.)  Please bring your desert to the North Entrance*  of the Family Center on Sunday morning.   Pies can also be brought to the Narthex before the Saturday Mass on Sept. 10th at 5pm  . (*The North Entrance is the separate drive to the gym entrance along Alpine Church Road.)


Sponsorship Opportunities

See Carrie or Erik Nielsen for more details on sponsorship needs.

The following areas include:

Cash Raffle
Printing Costs
Tents, tables & chairs
Outdoor Foods
Chicken Dinner



« Dawn Dunneback /  TV


« Barb Bowe / Seller’s Early Bird Cash Ticket Drawing  / $8000         

« 1st Bernard Thome / $8000

«2nd Gary Green / $1000

« 3rd Karen Heidenga / $500

« 4th Mary Berg / $250

« 5th Julie Levandoski / $100

«6th  Art Menzel / $100

« 7th Michelle Deuling / $100

« 8th Garrick Rollert / $100

« 9th Yvette Becker / $100

« 10th Lenore Pelak / $100