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THIS WEEKEND: The 165th St. Joseph's fundraising picnic

Booths on the picnic grounds are ready and waiting. (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News) Booths on the picnic grounds are ready and waiting. (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News)
Workers set up tables under one of the tents on the picnic grounds. (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News) Workers set up tables under one of the tents on the picnic grounds. (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News)
Grace Akers (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News) Grace Akers (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News)
(Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News) (Source: Todd Hoyer, WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One of Louisville most popular summer time events is now underway. The 165th St. Joseph's picnic takes place this weekend.

Friday night until 10 p.m. you can enjoy great food and music from country star JD Shelburne. Saturday features the legendary fried chicken dinner and you can take your chance all the games and check out the booths open for business.

“It's our biggest fundraiser of the year for St. Joe’s," said Grace Akers, the executive director. "We offer residential treatment, child development center and we adopt and foster the children too.”

The St. Joseph's Children's Home is located at 2823 Frankfort Avenue. The picnic is Saturday from noon until midnight.

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