Mark your calendars.  Dust off your boots and join us for this incredible parish event featuring a BBQ themed dinner, raffles, a silent auction, and an exciting live auction – all for the benefit of our parish- St John XXIII.

Advanced registration is required, as seating will be limited. You won’t want to miss this wonderful night of fellowship and fun.

Cocktail Hour:  5:00PM - 6:00 PM
Dinner: 6:00 PM
Auction starts at 6:45 PM
Price $40/person

(BBQ themed dinner includes BBQ pork, party potatoes, coleslaw, cowboy beans, corn bread, and apple crisp. Drinks included.)


Click below to reserve a seat at the auction:

    Car and Quilt Raffle:

We are excited to announce that we will have a car and quilt raffle again this fall.

Stop by the Raffle Ticket Sales tables before and after mass:
Car Raffle ticket price is $20/each. The top winner wins a 2017 Toyota Corolla or $12,000 cash. 11 additional cash prizes will be drawn!

Quilt Raffle. Cost is $1.00 per ticket for a chance to win a beautiful quilt hand-made by our parish quilters.

Please support our parish event by donating, purchasing raffle tickets ... and of course, attending the auction dinner!

Click on the link below for a list of the items that we need donated for the event or to volunteer for raffle and auction ticket sales or to help during the event:




For more updates on the Parish Event and other church happenings, Father Vu invites you to follow us on Twitter @John23Parish




Committee Members

St. John XXIII Parish
8100 Roncalli Drive
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404