The mission of the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry (NFCYM) is to support and strengthen those who accompany young people as they encounter and follow Jesus Christ.

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

$45 – until day of event (tickets can be purchased at the door)

Notes on Ticket Sales

  • Every person attending Holy Fire (chaperones included) must purchase a ticket to enter the facility for the event.

  • All tickets are the same price based on date of purchase. All tickets ordered in advance will be mailed out two weeks prior to event, none sooner.

  • All young people attending must be chaperoned in accordance with their parish/diocesan safe environment policies. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to attend with their own junior high aged teens.

  • Questions about ticket sales? Contact Us

PRE-ORDER YOUR BOX LUNCHES FROM THESE VENDORS

All attendees must either pre-order a $7 box lunch from a vendor below or bring their own – no lunch sales will be available onsite the day of the event, only limited concessions (drinks and snacks). Pre-ordered meals will be delivered to the Stroh Center on the day of event for pick up by Group Leaders during lunch break.

  • $7 Firehouse 6” Sub Meal – choice of turkey, ham, roast beef or veggie plus chips, cookie and water (Download Firehouse Sub Order Forms Here).
  • Contact Rob Rusco  419-704-6857   [email protected]
  • $7 Pita Pit Express Meal – choice of pita, plus chips and water.Contact Darin Eding   419-277-0923   [email protected]
  • $7 Panera Bread Lunch Meal – choice of turkey, ham/swiss, Mediterranean veggie or tuna salad plus choice of apple or chips and bottle of water (delivery fee from $15-$25 apply for entire order depending upon order total). Download Panera Order Form Here
    Contact Megan Andelman  240-997-9294    [email protected]

OVERVIEW OF THE DAY

9:00 AM 
9:30 AM
10:00 AM
10:30 AM

11:00 AM
11:30 AM
NOON

1:00 PM
1:30 PM
1:45 PM
2:15 PM

2:50 PM
3:00 PM
4:00 PM

Doors Open
Musical Performances / Main Stage Dance-Offs
Opening Concert Featuring Joe Melendrez
Welcome with Emcee Dom Quaglia featuring music by Sarah Kroger and the Holy Fire House Band
Keynote 1: Brian Greenfield
Video Stories, Music, Prayer, and Youth Witness
Lunch (Must Bring Your Own Lunch) – Snack concessions available Reconciliation Stations, Prayer Chain Activity
Warm Up/ Concert performance – Joe Melendrez
Emcee / Music by the Holy Fire House Band
Keynote 2: Katie Prejean McGrady
Young Disciples Challenge – Renewal of Baptismal Vows,
Eucharistic Procession and Exposition
Break / Prepare for Mass (Parents Arrive if Attending Mass)
Celebration of the Eucharist
Conclusion of Holy Fire