Mount Angel Oblates

Saint Benedict Festival 2023

Feast  |  Pray  |  Meet the Monks
July 8  |  Mount Angel Abbey  |  Noon to 4 pm

We welcome you to join us for a leisurely summer afternoon with family and friends on the Hilltop as we celebrate together the feast of our Holy Father Saint Benedict!

The 2023 festival begins with noon prayer in the Abbey church and concludes with a procession on the Hilltop with a statue of St. Benedict, ending in the church with vespers at 4 pm. Here are a few things to look forward to:

  • A gourmet picnic lunch on the Hilltop.
  • Special exhibits that share our Benedictine monastic life.
  • Benedictine Brewery beer, including the NEW Bourbon Barrel aged beer.
  • Local Oregon wines.
  • Live music.
As an oblate of Mount Angel, please accept from us one complimentary ticket and a 50% discount on each ticket you purchase for family and friends.
Festival entry includes a catered picnic, souvenir wine/beer glassware, two glasses of Benedictine Brewery beer or Willamette Valley wine, and all activities.

Tickets will be sent to your email in June.

Proceeds support all the works of Mount Angel Abbey, including the monastery, seminary, guesthouse, and library. 
Please note, this event is for adults 21 and older. Thank you!

We would love to hear from you. Please email or call us at 503-845-3030.