Monthly Kermesse Food Festival

Saint Francis Xavier in Seaside

SEASIDE – On Sunday, 21 August 2022, the parish of Saint Francis Xavier, 1475 La Salle Avenue, will be having a Kermesse Food Festival from 10am until 3pm.

Kermesse” is a Dutch language term, derived from kerk (church) and mis (mass), that became borrowed in English, French, Spanish, and many other languages, originally denoting the Mass said on the anniversary of the foundation of a parish church. Such celebrations were regularly held in the Low Countries and in Central Europe, as well as in northern France, and were usually accompanied by feasting and dancing.

Proceeds will benefit the needs of the parish.

For more information, call 831-394-8546.