Church of the

7580 Clinton Street
Elma, New York 14059


June 05, 2018

Annual Annunciation Church picnic to feature music, food and giveaways

Annual Annunciation Church picnic to feature music, food and giveaways
All roads will lead to the 81st annual Annunciation Church Picnic to take place Aug. 17-19 at the Church of the Annunciation, 7580 Clinton St. in Elma, just five miles east of Transit Road. Weekend highlights will include live music, classic cars, numerous raffles, delicious food offerings, a beer tent and much more!
The fun begins at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, with a delicious fish fry, a Classic Car Cruise Night from 6 to 9 p.m. and music by Hit N’ Run under the beer tent from 7 to 11 p.m.
Festivities on Saturday, Aug. 18, kick off at 1 p.m. and include a pork chop dinner at 4 p.m., musical entertainment by Jonny Peresan from 1 to 3 p.m., a Drive Time Polka live remote broadcast from 3 to 7 p.m., and music by Nerds Gone Wild from 7 to 11 p.m. Parish volunteers will also be serving Annunciation’s famous clam chowder throughout the day! Following a 5 p.m. Mass featuring POP Culture teen musicians, a special blessing of motorcycles and riders will take place outside the church at 6:15 p.m. 
A Polish Polka Mass at 11 a.m. featuring John Stanczyk & Rare Vintage will kick things off on Sunday, Aug. 19. Sunday’s menu will include a Wendel’s chicken barbecue beginning at noon and another opportunity to sample Annunciation’s famous clam chowder. The Knewz will perform from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., followed by The Roadrunners Band from 5 to 8 p.m. First responders and emergency vehicles will receive a special blessing outside the church at 1 p.m. 
Annunciation’s picnic will also feature an opportunity to win a cash prize of $5,000, car lease or an amazing vacation package! Other picnic prizes and highlights will include a night on the town raffle, a handcrafted Amish quilt, theme baskets, grocery drawings, pull tabs, food court and much more.
A kids’ area featuring carnival games, a bounce house, musical entertainment and lots of activities will be open all three days until 7 p.m.
Plenty of free parking will be available in three spacious parking lots. For additional information, please visit or call the parish office at 683-5254.

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