Nacogdoches Parish to Host Annual Multicultural Festival, Apr. 30-May 1, 2022

Posted on April 13, 2022 in: General News

Nacogdoches Parish to Host Annual Multicultural Festival, Apr. 30-May 1, 2022


Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Nacogdoches will be hosting its annual Multicultural Festival on April 30 and May 1, 2022  from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the grounds of Sacred Heart Catholic Church located at 2508 Appleby Sand Road, Nacogdoches, Texas. 

For over 30 years, the Sacred Heart Multicultural Festival has offered diverse food and local entertainment for the entire community. Enjoy the different flavors of Filipino, Mexican, Vietnamese, German and Indian food as well as other festival foods such as crawfish, tamales, funnel cakes and baked goods. Enjoy family favorite treats such as popcorn, snow cones, and cotton candy. You’ll want to cool off in this spring heat with some Italian Ice, snow cones or ice cream. 

Other festival attractions include live music and dancing, a plant booth, games and bounce houses for children, and a petting zoo. A silent auction will also be held throughout the weekend in Margil Center. 

Throughout both days of the festival, you won’t want to miss the chance to purchase a few raffle tickets for you and your family. The drawing will be held on Sunday, May 1st at 4pm. Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50 or 15 for $100. You do not need to be present to win. Tickets can be purchased at the festival or ahead of time at the Church office. 

This year’s prizes include:

  • Top Prize: $2500 Cash Prize
  • (2) $1,000 Vouchers for Tires at Tipton Ford – Donated by Tipton Ford
  • Calf – Donated by SS Bar Ranch
  • Traeger Pellet Grill – Donated by Mildred and Charlie Muckleroy
  • $600 gift card for tires at Boatman Tire – Donated by Boatman Tire and Rhonda and Bennett Montes
  • A $200 gift card to the Nest Spa and Boutique – Donated by Bill and Amanda Kennedy
  • Yeti tailgate pack – Donated by Robert and Amanda Allen
  • Tire Alignment and Balance – Donated by Herman Power
  • Michael Kors purse – Donated by Emma Arayata
  • Meat Freezer Pack – Donated by Butcher Boys

In honor of the year of Mary and the Eucharist, this year’s festival is dedicated to “Magnify the Lord.” The community prays we can come together as one community and family of God to Magnify the Lord.

Come celebrate with all Catholic Nacogdoches at the Multicultural Festival on the weekend of April 30th and May 1st. If you join the Sacred Heart community for one day or both, you will be sure to have a lot of in person summer fun for everyone in your family. 

Schedule of Events

Saturday, April 30, 2022

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Opening Ceremony and Prayer

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. SFASU Los Lendores Mariachi

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Crime Stoppers Band

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Ketzaly Mexican Dance Group

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Enrique Munguia

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Rose Lake Ranch Petting Zoo

Sunday, May 1, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Grupa Danza Folklorico son de Mexico

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (no music-due to mass)

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Ketzaly Mexican Dance Group

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Twirlerettes

4:00 p.m. Raffle Drawing 

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Meadow Ridge Archery Tag Game

For more information about the festival, vendor or sponsor information, please contact Sacred Heart Catholic Church at (936) 564-7807.