October 16th - 19th, 2014


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Hosted by Our Lady of Mercy Parish, MercyFest is a community celebration open to all, featuring food, rides, children activities, live music, lots of fun and much more

......with something for everyone!

We are located at 701 S Eola Rd, Aurora IL.
Come join us and support our community event.


Carnival rides and games... Family Fun Fair... 5K Run\Walk... Business Expo\ vendors... Basket Raffle... Silent Auction... Bean Bag Tournament... BIG CASH $$ RAFFLE... and much more.....
October 16 - 19, 2014

Thank you for another great Mercy Fest!
Thank you to all the local businesses and personal contributions that help to make Mercy Fest possible!

And a BIG THANK YOU to all those who volunteered their time and talents over the weekend!

Announcing the Winners of the Mercy Fest 50/50 Raffle
Grand Prize Jason Wojdyla
2nd Prize Andy Baffes
3rd Prize Justin Hurtado
4th Prize Elizabeth Vavra
5th Prize Amy Anderson
6th Prize Hesed House

FREE Live Music Entertainment
Friday, Oct. 17
Family Nite @ Mercy Fest

Six Devilishly Handsome Guys
...accompanied by some Big Band brass
Saturday, Oct. 18
Rock the Fest Day

"Big Band"
(graduates from Elmhurst College) bring their
big band sound to the Fest...

A Few Empty Cans
featuring members of the Empty Can Band

Red Line Audio

Rat Pack Jazz Tribute
Featuring Frank Lamphere

(main tent)
The Hat Guys
Sunday, Oct. 19
High School Musical
an A Capella Afternoon

local talented students of Oswego H.S.
featuring jazz and pop songs

Cloud 9
a capella group of Waubausie H.S. young men
highlighting a full variety of music from classic to rock

Pink Notes
a capella group of Waubausie H.S. young ladies
accenting musical theatre & pop songs

(during the spaghetti dinner)
The Next Step with Gennie O

All-U-Can Eat Pizza, Thursday, Oct. 16th
Thank you to all the local pizzarias for contributing to this year's event.

Family Fun Fair, Friday, Oct. 17th

Have Mercy on our Soles 5K Run \ Walk, Saturday, Oct. 18th
see link for this year's
Race Results

All-U-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner
Polka Musical Entertainment provided by
The Next Step with Gennie O

2nd Annual BeanBag Tournament
Sunday, Oct. 19th

rain or shine
check in 1100-1145am; Tournament Starts @ 12:00pm

$ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ CASH PRIZES $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $ $
50% payout to the top 4 teams

Recreational Tournament
open to the first 32 two-person teams
Registration $20/team

Competitive Tournament
open to the first 32 two-person teams
Registration $50/team

download flyer for Registration Information

* Recreational tournament is for backyard players only, participants CANNOT have played professionally
** Competitive tournament is for professional players and/or those who have played in sanctioned events


Gold Sponsors

Superior Beverage

Silver Sponsors



Bronze Sponsors

Kevin Ryan, DDS
Buck Services, Inc
Michelle Chase, Attorney at Law
Friedrich-Jones & Overman-Jones
Pomegranate Restaurant
Eagle Academy American Gymnastics