The Seton Parish Festival, one of Pickerington's most popular community gatherings, will return for its 29th year Friday through Sunday, Sept. 7 through 9, on the grounds of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 600 Hill Road North.

The event includes live entertainment, amusement rides, food and a flea market.

Festival hours are 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7; 2 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9.

Friday night's entertainment will feature opening act Hillbilly Deluxe, followed by theJACK.

Reelin' in the Years Band is the opening act Saturday. The headliner will be North to Nashville

The festival also will feature daily raffles. Friday and Saturday the raffle winner will receive $2,500 and Sunday the winner will receive $5,000.

Other activities will include the flea market, square dancing with instruction, and numerous games of chance for adults.

Food offerings include smoked pulled pork, marinated grilled chicken breast sandwich, Bavarian cabbage rolls, sweet Italian sausage with grilled peppers and onions, sloppy Joes, bratwurst, roasted corn and assorted ala carte side dishes.

The amusement rides require 2 to 4 tickets which cost $1.25 each or 20 for $20. Ride wristbands will be available on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. for $15.

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