If you are signed up to take the bus on November 18th to the Beatification Mass of Fr. Solanus Casey at Ford Field, please be at the St. Valentine Church Parking Lot no later than 1:45 pm. The bus will leave at 2 pm. You will get your ticket to the Mass when you board the bus. If you have any questions, please call me at 313-532-4394 x101.
Important Notice: Mass Change on Saturday, November 18th
Please note: There will be no 5:00 p.m. Mass or confessions on Saturday, November 18th. Both Fr. Socorro and Fr. Henry will be at the Beatification Mass at Ford Field.
Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Loretto at 4:00 p.m.
Important News Regarding The Beatification Mass
Bus parking: Bus parking will be available at locations in and around the neighborhood of Ford Field. These locations will serve as drop-off and pick-up points for all Mass attendees on each bus. Buses will not be able to approach Ford Field for any drop-off or pick-up; this includes ADA-accessible drop-offs and pick-ups.
Bus parking locations will range in distance from Ford Field, with most buses dropping attendees less than one mile away. Some buses may be staged up to two miles from the venue.
ADA drop-off/pick-up: Private vehicles will be permitted close to Ford Field for ADA drop-off and pick-up. More details on the drop-off/pick-up location will be communicated when available. Individuals requiring ADA drop-off and pick-up are encouraged to seek private transportation to and from Ford Field.
Private vehicle parking: Attendees arriving in private vehicles may choose from a variety of city- and privately-owned surface lots, garages, or metered street parking. It is estimated that costs for parking will range from $10-$50.
Street/metered parking is enforced by the City of Detroit Municipal Parking Department. The rates and hours vary, so attendees are encouraged to follow all posted signs and notices.