EXCITEMENT AT THE FAIR


HARVEST MARKET & COUNTRY STORE  
Thursday, October 5th from 5pm to 9pm

This year’s event will feature over 20 California based vendors specializing in home, makeup, men’s and women’s clothing and accessories, gourmet food and accessories, plants and gifts. Come shop to your heart's content (don’t forget early holiday shopping) while socializing and enjoying appetizers from local chefs, wine and specialty cocktails. $20 entry fee at the door.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A VENDOR AT OUR HARVEST MARKET, Please contact Tina Lally, Brooke Randall, or Brita Matesso

COUNTRY STORE - DURING COUNTRY FAIR HOURS

Our Country Store Team has scoured the land to bring you the latest items for your shopping pleasure.  Enjoy the thrill of discovery as you hunt down that perfect knick knack for your home, garden or get started on your holiday shopping.

COFFEE SHOP - DURING COUNTRY FAIR HOURS

Come relax in our St. Mary Coffee shop while enjoying a delicious cup of coffee or cappuccino and sample some of the mouthwatering homemade pastries, pies, cookies, cakes, breads and jams.  Enjoy at the designated Coffee shop area or take your goodies home to enjoy later after the fair.

GAME TRUCK
Friday, October 6th from 5pm to 8 pm

Do you want to take a break from the rides for 20 minutes and play your favorite video game? Then buy a ticket for the Game Truck on Friday night.  Keep an eye out for the game flyer and sign-ups on the Advanced Ticket Form.

CUCINA SANTA MARIA
Friday, October 6th from 6pm to 8pm (served in Howley Hall)

Our delicious Italian dinner includes Phil’s famous lasagna, pasta with choice of marinara sauce, green salad, garlic bread and your choice of juice, soda or one glass of wine.  This is one of the most popular Fair events.  We recommend purchasing your tickets early!  Purchase your tickets in the advance after mass or once the fair begins at the Information Booth or on your advance sales ticket form.  

Tickets are $10.00 per Adult and $5.00 per child (12 years and younger).

FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE MUSIC- The Hella Good Party Band
Friday, October 6th from 7pm to 10pm (on the Main Stage)

Start your weekend off right at the Country Fair and get your groove on to the tunes of party band Hella Good.  Playing top dance hits from the 70’s to today, this popular Bay Area band will get you up and dancing. For more information visit: www.hellagoodpartyband.com 

PETTING ZOO
Saturday, October 7th from 10am to 4pm

Here’s a chance for children to get up close and personal with farm animals such as bunnies, chickens, alpacas, goats, and sheep! Pet, groom, and feed the animals as you create exciting memories for you and your family.

SAN JOSE GIANTS MASCOT: GIGANTE
Saturday, October 7th from 1pm to 2 pm (roaming through the fair)

Known for his fancy dance moves, Gigante brings smiles everywhere he goes! Meet & greet the Best Mascot in the California League.

HAPPY BIRDS
Saturday, October 7th from 1pm to 1:30pm

The fast-paced and upbeat Happy Birds Show includes over 25 tricks as well as parrots that talk and sing. Have you ever seen a bird ride a bike? Skateboard? Play basketball? Prepare to be amazed! These parrots have been featured on The Tonight Show, Pet Star, the Ellen Show and the Guinness Book of World Records. 

LOS GATOS “NIGHT OF STARS”
Saturday, October 7th from 1:45pm to 2:00pm (on the Main Stage)

Teen Idol Winners Emma Gerson & Devon Shreiner give us a glimpse of an evening to come, Los Gatos “Night of Stars,” to be held on November 10, 6-10 pm at the Addison-Penzak JCC. This special event, coordinated by Los Gatos Youth, benefits the Peace Corps’ Let Girls Learn Initiative. WEBSITE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/los-gatos-night-of-stars-a-benefit-for-let-girls-learn-tickets-37661511595

COMEDY MAGICIAN
Saturday, October 7th from 3pm to 3:45pm

Comedy Magician Patrick Reed will share his blend of humor and magic to delight of Fairgoers, both kids and adults!

ALUMNI HAPPY HOUR  
Saturday, October 7th from 5pm to 7pm

Be sure to check in at the Alumni Booth to get your Alumni Wristband, which will entitle you to half off drinks.

FAMILY BINGO
Saturday, October 7th from 5pm to 7pm (located in Howley Hall)

The family that plays together-wins together...with a little luck...and a Bingo Card or two or three! Treat your family to Country Fair BINGO and you could bring home great prizes, including restaurant gift cards, store gift certificates, games, toys and much more!  $10 per BINGO Card.

Tickets are available through the advanced sales ticket form or at the information booth 

Jedi Training
Saturday, 5-8pm (Kid Zone)

Limited # of Tickets Sold!

This special event is open to all Star Wars fans ages 4 & up. Adults are welcome too! In this 40 minute session, you will become trained in light saber combat and then put your skills to the test as you take on a Jedi, Darth Vader, or Kylo Ren! Presented by sabercombat.com

$25 pre-sale tickets

KIDS NIGHT IN
Saturday, October 7th, 7pm to 10pm (located in Howley Hall)

Got Kids?  Come and rock out with the band and let the OFF THE WALL SOCCER Party Crew entertain your little ones!  This evening will feature games, a bounce house, movies, refreshments and FUN with a capital F!  Space is limited to the first 40 kids (ages 4 & up).  Stay tuned for sign-up and other details!  

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE MUSIC - The Peelers
Saturday, October 7th from 7pm to 10pm (on the Main Stage)

The Peelers are San Francisco Bay Area’s riveting cover band sensation that plays all your favorite music from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and today! The Peelers combine the performance energy of a live band with the versatility and sense-of-play of a DJ:

  • A medley that connects Michael Jackson to Lady Gaga to the The Eurythmics to Usher? You got it!
  • A mash-up that layers your favorite Saturday Night Live parody song over Bon Jovi?” Absolutely!
  • A beat-matched segue from country’s Tim McGraw effortlessly into hip-hop’s T.I.? Why not?!?
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LION'S CLUB & KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Sunday, October 8th from 8:30am to 11am (located in Howley Hall)

Ready for more Fair after Sunday morning mass?  Have we got the best breakfast for you!  Start your morning off with ALL YOU CAN EAT pancakes, sausage, fruit, coffee and juice.  Tickets are available through the advanced sales ticket form or at the information booth

PETTING ZOO
Sunday, October 87th from 10am to 4pm

Here’s a chance for children to get up close and personal with farm animals such as bunnies, chickens, alpacas, goats, and sheep! Pet, groom, and feed the animals as you create exciting memories for you and your family.

COWGIRL ROPER
Sunday, October 8th from 12pm to 12:45pm

“Miss Wild West,” Chyrle Bacon, creates a sizzling, exciting and dynamic atmosphere wherever she performs exciting roping tricks and thrilling whip-cracking talents. In addition to local shows, Chyrle has been a headline act both nationally and internationally, including: Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show, Knott’s Berry Farm, Frontier Village, Great America, SF 49ers Half-Time Shows, Reno Hilton Theater, just to name a few.  And Chyrle holds awards from the Guinness Book of World Records, International Cowboy & Indian Congress “Western Performer of the Year” as well as showmanship trophies and titles.

LEGO DESIGN AND BUILDING WORKSHOP
Sunday, October 8th from 12pm to 3:30 pm

Master your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There is no prerequisite for this course.

CAKE WALK
Sunday from 12pm to 1pm

Its back again after much success last year from many delicious entries! If you have a sweet tooth this is just what the doctor ordered.  Cake Walk Times will be announced  and then all you need to participate will be St. Mary's Food and Game Tickets plus a craving for all things sweet!

PIE EATING CONTEST (immediately following the Cake Walk)

Get ready for loads of fun with plenty of whipped cream faces and pie-covered smiles! Kids, when you hear the call, come claim your spot by purchasing an entry. Grab your pie and compete in a contest sure to be a memorable, good time!

SUNDAY AFTERNOON LIVE MUSIC - Ryan Scripps
Sunday, October 8th from 2pm to 4pm (on the Main Stage)

Ryan Scripps is a Nashville recording artist from San Jose, CA who's debut EP “Everything But Her” was released in January 2016. At just 9 years old, Ryan learned how to play the guitar and began singing at the age of 17. He found a deep love and passion for country music and started performing at venues across the United States - Nashville, TN - San Francisco/Bay Area, CA - Rexburg, ID - and more to come!

Most commonly, you can find Ryan performing in venues all over Northern California such as the Rodeo Club in San Jose where he opened for CMA nominee country duo Dan & Shay.  Recently, Ryan performed at The Wildhorse Saloon and the famous Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN! Artists such as Canaan Smith and the Swon Brothers recently have given Ryan shout-outs over social media for covering their material and he continues to post on a regular basis, expanding his fan-base.

RAFFLES WINNERS ANNOUNCED ...

  • Car Raffle –Sunday, October 8th at 4 pm.  
  • New CA$H Raffle –Sunday, October 8th at 4pm.
  • General Raffle –Sunday, October 8th at 4pm.


Be sure to check out the schedule in the Official Fair Program and at the Information Booth.  There are many events and shows on the main stage and in the Kids Zone occurring all weekend long!