405 S. Church St., Wentzville, MO 63385 | 636-332-9225

St. Patrick Fall Festival


Volunteer sign-up coming soon! 


Our Fall Festival begins Friday evening, September 17, and concludes Saturday night, September 18. Join us as we celebrate our community with rides, live entertainment, delicious food, activities for all ages, and good friends. Entrance to the festival is FREE!


Thu, September 16
12 PM - School Dismissal
1 PM - Setup

Fri, September 17
5-10:30 PM - Festival Grounds OPEN
6-10:30 PM - Music by GATEWAY DOWNS DJ

Sat, September 18
2-10 PM - Festival Grounds OPEN

Where is the St. Patrick Fall Festival located?
Our festival is held on our parish and school grounds at 701 S. Church St., Wentzville, MO. From I-70 take Church St. Exit 209 and turn north onto Church St. Parking is located in the Wentzville Community Club with free shuttle service to the festival grounds.

Do I need to purchase tickets?
Most of our activities use tickets instead of cash for purchases. Food and beverages require tickets. The carnival games also use tickets, as do specialty games like soccer darts. There will be a separate ticket booth for the amusement rides. The casino games are cash only.

1 TICKET=$1.00
Carnival Games                1-2 tickets
Specialty Games               2-4 tickets

Gatorade, Soda & Water    1-2 tickets
Beer & Seltzer                  4 tickets
Snacks                            1-3 tickets
Food Items                      2-10 tickets

What is there to eat and drink?
The Sugar Shack, hosted by the Youth Group, will feature candy, snow cones, cotton candy, Gatorade, soda, and water. Sugarfire will offer brisket, pork, and turkey meals while the Knights of Columbus will be serving up liver & gizzards, pickle fries, chips with cheese, boneless wings, mini tacos, mushrooms, hotdogs, and chips along with Chick-fil-A sandwiches.

The beer tent will feature a variety of beers and spiked seltzer. Anyone purchasing alcohol must show an id as proof of age in order to receive a wristband to purchase alcohol. There is no charge for the wristband.


What kind of games can I play?
We will have a variety of carnival games. Some examples include Glitter Tattoo Booth, Rifle Booth, Bowlarama, Looney Ball, Clown Down, Shoot and Score, Ring Toss, Cannery, Wheel, Monster String, Fishing, and Pig Race. Our St. Patrick Athletic Association will also be hosting velcro soccer.

We will also have games of chance. Some examples include Lucky 7, Quarter Pitch, Muffin Toss, Card Draw, and Pull Tabs.

What kind of rides are there?
American Banner Amusements will offer a wide variety of amusement rides for all ages from bounce houses to spinning vortexes. ABA prides itself in their commitment to providing “Excellence in Family Fun”.

How do I get tickets or bracelets for the carnival rides?
Pre-Sale Two-Day Unlimited Ride Tickets* will be on sale after all Masses the weekend before the festival for $TBD each and are good for both days ($10 savings). In addition, pre-sale tickets will be available on TBD, September TBD for 30 minutes before and after each PSR session in the school cafeteria. All St. Patrick school students receive a Pre-Sale Form (included in the school newsletter) to be completed and returned with payment by the deadline. The special Pre-Sale Two-Day Tickets are only available at these times and locations and will not be available at the festival. *Pre-Sale Tickets will be given instead of ride bracelets and can be redeemed for a two-day unlimited ride bracelet at the festival.

One-Day Unlimited Ride Bracelets for Fall Festival are $TBD for Friday and $TBD for Saturday and will only be sold at the festival at the Ride Ticket Booth.

Individual Ride Tickets can be purchased at the festival at the Ride Ticket Booth. 

Please note: Replacement tickets and bracelets are not available for those that are lost or damaged and there are no refunds. Festival goes on, rain or shine.

What if I need cash for tickets or casino games?
There will be an ATM on-site for your convenience.

Will there be music?
On Friday evening, Gateway Downs DJ will be playing from 6-10:30 PM

Gateway Downs DJ

On Saturday, Sacred Heart Stones from Troy, MO will bring classic & soft rock sounds to our festival grounds from 7-10 PM.

Sacred Heart Stones

Entertainment is FREE! No cover charge!

Can I participate in any raffles?
Yes! Mega Raffle information coming soon!

What ways can I help with the Fall Festival?
Many dedicated individuals, families, ministries, and businesses work together to make the St. Patrick Fall Festival a memorable and fun event each year. Here is how you can get involved: 

  •  Spread the word: Invite your family, friends, and neighbors to join us! Make sure to “Like” us on Facebook! Visit our Facebook Page and share your memories and what you are looking forward to. You can also share this PAGE.
  • Volunteer: We need help beginning on Thursday, September 16, at 1:00 PM to help with set-up activities. During the festival on Friday and Saturday, volunteers can help sell tickets, run kid’s games, sell beverages & food, clean up, and tear down. CLICK HERE to sign-up online. If you are unable to commit to a day or time, please join us for set up and tear down. No sign-ups, just show up. SET-UP - Thurs, Sep 16, 1:00 PM until finished and TEAR DOWN - Sat, Sep 18, 10:30 PM until finished. 

Please support our 2021 St. Patrick Fall Festival Sponsors!


I want to volunteer. Who do I contact?
Kim Schellert at [email protected]. Click here to access the online Fall Festival volunteer sign-up site.

I have a question about the Fall Festival or Fall Festival Sponsorship. Who do I contact?
Rob Pierski at 314-324-1650 or [email protected].

Thank you for supporting our annual St. Patrick Fall Festival!

The St. Patrick Fall Festival Committee reserves the right to cancel or change any activity.

    View our 2017 Fall Festival Photo Album