The 2017 Abbey Youth Fest will be held March 25 from 8 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Abbey and Seminary College in St. Benedict, La. It will feature Archbishop Gregory Aymond, the Josh Blakesley Band, Fr. Josh Johnson, Dave More, Katie Prejan McGrady, Stephanie Grey, and David Calavitta. The Abbey Youth Festival is an apostolic service of Saint Joseph designed to provide young people ages 13+ with an opportunity to experience a day of prayer and faith formation with an exposure to the Benedictine tradition. Its focus is evangelization and vocational discernment by means of Liturgy, prayer, worship, music and education appropriate for Catholic young people. The cost is $40. Priests, deacons, and seminarians can attend for free. To register, go to

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 8:00am to 9:30pm