Full Schedule Announced for the Blue Jay Bazaar on Saturday

Posted March 15, 2016 / Last updated May 26, 2016

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The Rockenbraughs will play from 6-9 p.m. at the 2016 Blue Jay Bazaar.

The Rockenbraughs will play from 6-9 p.m. at the 2016 Blue Jay Bazaar.

With just days to go until the annual Blue Jay Bazaar, the organizing committee has announced the day’s schedule of events.

On Saturday, March 19, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., thousands of Blue Jays, families, and friends will flock to the Mid-City campus to “Let the Blue Times Roll” and enjoy plenty of fun, food, refreshments, entertainment, and Blue Jay Spirit. Admission is free to the Bazaar, which features games, food booths, raffles, and live music from Mia Kylie Band, Midnight Horizon, Faith in the Music, The Medics, and the headliner, The Rockenbraughs, on stage from 6-9 p.m. Tell your friends to join you at the #BlueJayBazaar.

Blue Jay Bazaar Details

Bazaar Schedule of Events Items Still Needed Raffles
Mass at the Bazaar Specialty Item Auction Dine at the Bazaar
Booths & Activities Bazaar T-shirts Bazaar 2015 Photos


Bazaar Schedule of Events

10:00 a.m.

Junior 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament (in the Birdcage)
Check daily announcements for sign-up details.

1:30 p.m.

Senior/Faculty Football Rematch (in the back of Will Clark Field)
Check daily announcements for sign-up details.

10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Marine Jr. ROTC Band & Color Guard — Presenting Colors

2:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Philelectic Society “On The Town” sneak preview  (in Auditorium)

11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Jesuit Jazz Band

2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

The Medics

The Medics is a three piece band — guitar, bass, drums. The group plays classic rock hits by such artists as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Cream, ZZ Top, The Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Led Zeppelin, and assorted hits from the ’60s and ’70s.

11:45 – Noon

Jesuit Cheerleaders

3:00 – 3:15 p.m.

Magic Show
(in Auditorium)


Student Tug-of-War (in Will Clark Field)
Check daily announcements for sign-up details.

4:45 – 6:00 p.m.

Faith in the Music

Faith in the Music plays pop, rock, blues, country and alternative music.

Noon – 12:15 p.m.

Philelectic Society “On the Town” sneak preview (in Auditorium)


Student Video Game Tournament (in Student Commons)
Check daily announcements for sign-up details.

12:15 – 1:00 p.m.

Mia Kylie Band
with Blue Jays Erik Finney & Tristan Marchand. 

Pop music inspired by singers from the late ’80s, ’90s, and 2000s.

5:30 – 5:45 p.m.

Magic Show
(in Auditorium)

1:00 – 1:15 p.m.

Jesuit Jayettes

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

The Rockenbraughs

The Rockenbraughs is a group of musicians from Metairie, Louisiana. Their live performances have the feel of a party, not a concert. They enjoy performing the music everyone loves for singalongs and dancing.

1:15 – 2:15 p.m.

Midnight Horizon

Comprised of several Jesuit High School students, Midnight Horizon plays a mixture of rock, blues, oldies, and current radio favorites.

4:00 p.m. &  9:30 p.m.


(Music will quiet during Mass times.)

5:00 p.m.

Booth Auctions Begin to Close

7:30 p.m.

Booth Raffle Begin

8 p.m.

Grand Raffle Drawing

Items Still Needed

Jesuit still needs several items for booths at the Bazaar. Please remember to drop off your donations of frozen foods, desserts for the Sweet Shop, 2 liter drinks, empty cans, and items for the liquor raffle and parade of prizes by Friday, March 18. Use SignUpGenius to tell us what you’re bringing.

Mass at the Bazaar

Two Masses will be celebrated (at 4 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.) in the Chapel of the North American Martyrs.

Bazaar_McG_Churns_DrumGrand Raffle

Grand Raffle drawing for $5,000 will take place at 8 p.m.

Tickets for the Blue Jay Bazaar Grand Raffle have been distributed and are now on sale. The deadline for all salesman awards is 3 p.m. on Friday, March 18. Tickets may continue to be turned in through the Bazaar day for the holiday incentive, but they will not count toward the salesman awards.

Specialty Item Auctions & Raffle

Several new items will be raffled or auctioned off at the Parade of Prizes Booth. A brand new Schwinn’s Signature Corvette Cruiser in a Jayson-approved cobalt blue (donated by Le Jouet) will be raffled at the at 7:30 p.m. Check out the auction board for a chance to win great prizes including two (2) fishing excursions to Lafitte or Venice (donated by Metro Boating) or a McAlister’s catered event for 20. The auction boards begin to close at 5:00 p.m.

Booths & Activities

Join Blue Jays for fun in the your favorite booths and activities: Rock Wall, Dunking Booth, Pillow Bash, Rodeo Bull, food tent, sweet shop,  giant inflatables, Rock Climbing Wall, Blue Jay Shop, Blue Jay Boutique filled with crafts, instant bingo, and much more!

Students will be taking part in activities throughout the day as well. Juniors will play 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament (in the Birdcage) at 10 a.m. Seniors will take on the faculty in a football rematch in the back of Will Clark field at 1:30 p.m. And all Blue Jays will participate in a Tug-of-War at noon in Will Clark Field and a video game tournament in the Student Commons at 5:00 p.m. Check the daily announcements for sign-up details.

Dine at the Bazaar!

Visit the cafeteria to purchase delicious homemade frozen foods and sweets, visit the Dine Around Booth to win a gift certificate for an award-winning local restaurant, or indulge in a Bazaar-favorite while you’re at the Bazaar. Choose from a variety of food sure to please the entire family, including fried seafood and chicken, delicious hamburgers, fresh Caesar salad, piping hot Reginelli’s Pizza, crispy Kim Anh’s Noodle House Egg Rolls, and Drago’s charbroiled oysters. Come hungry!

Bazaar T-shirts

Bazaar t-shirts are for sale throughout the week in the Student Commons for $10 each. They will also be sold at the Bazaar in the T-shirt Booth.

2015 Bazaar Photos

Check out the fun from the 2015 Blue Jay Bazaar! View last year’s photo gallery.