Annual Events

Annual Father Kapaun Day in Pilsen
1st Sunday in June (every year)

The Father Kapaun Day Celebration begins with Mass at 11:00 am at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pilsen, KS, with a program and a meal following, to be served in the church dining room by the St. Anne's Altar Society.

An additional way to celebrate Father Kapaun Day for those who are able-bodied is the 60-mile Father Kapaun Walk, beginning on the Thursday before Father Kapaun Day and culminating with the Mass in Pilsen.  More info can be found here.

 

Veteran's Day Celebration, November 11th
Annual Military Pilgrimage to Pilsen

Mass at 11:00 am, at the St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Pilsen, KS with program following and a presentation of wreaths at the base of the Father Kapaun Statue. There will be a meal served by the St. Anne's Altar Society in the church dining room.