St. Jude Catholic Church will host its 2017 Parish Carnival the weekend of September 8-10. The threes-day event will include a midway with rides and concessions set up in a field south of the parish campus by Talley Amusements, Inc.; inflatables set up in the courtyard and front parking lot by Jumper Bee entertainment; burgers, hot dogs and other popular food items provided by the Knights of Columbus; and an international food festival, art show and a balloon artist with live entertainment set up in the Parish Hall. On Friday, September 8, the 2017 St. Jude Parish Carnival will include the midway only, which will be open from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Separate tickets will be required for the Talley Amusements Midway and the St. Jude Parish Courtyard activities. Two ATMS will be available on the Midway because food will be sold on a cash only basis. If needed, overflow shuttle parking will be at Allen High School. Neither backpacks nor firearms will be allowed anywhere onsite during the 2017 St. Jude Parish Carnival.