Salesian Family Festival October 2023

October 6-9, 2023 – A Three-Part Event


STEP 1: REGISTER NOW right on this page.

Look for this button right after the “Group Leader” section. Do not forget to hit “submit.” Thank you!


(look for & follow the instructions that appear on the registration confirmation page to complete registration by purchasing your tickets). WAIT FOR THE “SHARE TO FACEBOOK/TWITTER PAGE” TO DISAPPEAR!


(use the links at the top of the Festival Tickets page)

STEP 4: HELP SPREAD THE WORD (follow this link)

How else you can help out (follow this link)

Full details of the weekend (follow this link)

Meet our great presenters (follow this link)

One Comprehensive Festival Fee*

All talks, activities, workshops, transportation to/from the airport, train, or bus station & to and from our hotels and Bosco & most meals are included.

*Hotel rooms are a separate cost

Please note that ALL costs will increase by 20% on September 6th. Do not delay!

Only one ticket is necessary for entrance on all days specified

Individual Adult: $85.00 (ages 18+)

Married/Engaged Couple; Small Family; Young Family (1-2 children under 18): $125.00

Medium-sized Family (3-4 children under 18): $150.00

Large Family (5 or more children under 18): $175.00

N.B. – Prices will increase by 20% on September 6th.

You must register first – here below.

Then you will be re-directed to a page so you can buy your Festival Entrance Tickets, make donations, & book hotel rooms (if needed).

The first 200 people or families to register and complete purchasing their tickets will receive a free gift at festival check-in!

Instructions for group leaders:

  • Complete the registration form above with your own personal details
  • At the bottom, upload the Excel spreadsheet workbook you received from Fr. Tom or downloaded from Snippetsas an xlsx or csv only
  • If you need a new copy of the Excel spreadsheet workbook, you can gain access to it here
  • N.B.: If you are bringing groups of young people (under 18 years old), they MUST be accompanied by adult chaperones and you will need to provide proof of insurance coverage for your group. For full details BEFORE booking, please contact Sr. Denise at
  • Please complete one separate page of the workbook per busload
  • Be sure to complete your registration by purchasing individual tickets for the members/families in your group and booking all the hotel rooms needed (these links will come in your registration confirmation page – do not click away after hitting “submit”)

If you are registering a youth group (up to age 17), the cost per youth is $75.00.

ALL minors MUST be accompanied by adults (18+) who pay full price – $85.00

Download – print – share our advertisements and fundraising posters

We are a 501 (c) (3) organization

For questions

– and for anyone living outside the USA –

please contact us for specific details before :

Links to Helpful Resources on the Preventive System and Family & Youth Ministry in Don Bosco’s Way

Salesian Magisterium: Tying Together Family Ministry & Youth Ministry

Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation: The Joy of Love



Multiple Resources for Enrichment on the Family and Its Prayer Life

A True Festival