Tickets will be mailed this week…

We are almost there!

Admission tickets & pre pack coupons will be mailed out by this Wednesday, March 26th. For school families, tickets will be sent through school mail. Please note that your table number is written on your admission ticket. If you have more than one table, we have arranged for your tables to be situated next to each other. However, depending on the arrangement, the table numbers may not always be in consecutive order.

Please keep your tickets and pre pack coupons in a safe place, as we cannot be responsible for any lost or stolen coupons.

As always, any inquiries can be directed to

Looking forward to seeing you on the 4th! Thank you for your support of St. Francis Cathedral School!

A Sneak Peek at some of our prizes!

We are gearing up for the big day! New & exciting prizes are coming in daily! Here are some standouts:

2 Tickets to Katie Perry

Beats by Dr. Dre

Tickets for Broadway

Michael Kors Handbags

Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Isabelle – The American Girl “Girl of the Year”

Coach Handbags

Fit Bit Flex

Vera Bradley Bags

Keureg Coffee Maker

Signed Sports Memorabilia – Giants, Devils

iPad Air 64G

Kindle Fire

Apple TV

24 Bottle Wine Cooler

Gift Cards to Local Restaurants, Hotels, Playhouses and more!

And, plenty of opportunity to travel…who knows, maybe even to Hollywood!

Looking forward to seeing you all on April 4th!

Lights! Camera! Auction!




Our Grand Prize

We are pleased to announce the grand prize for our 17th Annual Tricky Tray Auction.

 2014 Buick Verano

“Mocha Bronze Metallic” finish with “Cashmere” Interior & warm wood accents

The Verano is a luxury sedan loaded with comfort and convenience:

6-speed automatic transmission

StabiliTrak Stability control system

Remote Vehicle Starter System

QuietTuning- Buick pioneered noise reduction system

AM/FM Stereo with 7″ LED color touch screen

CD player & MP3 playback

SiriusXM Satellite Radio – 3 month trial

Buick IntelliLink Smartphone control

Rearview Camera System

OnStar – 6 month trial of Directions & Connections plan

And much more!

Car Raffle Ticket Price $20.

Drawing will take place on April 4th at our event.
 Participants must be 18 years or older. Grand Prize winner need not be present.

No substitution or assignment in lieu of prize. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees.

Tickets will be sent home to school families for purchase soon!

Tickets will also be sold at select masses in the breezeway and of course, on the night of our event.

For additional ticket information please e-mail us with questions at

The Details…

The Tricky Tray will be held Friday, April 4th at the NJ Convention and Exposition Center.

This year, we are starting at a new time! Doors will open at 4:30 and calling will begin at 7:30.

The admission price is $30. This price includes 1 sheet of Family Basket tickets and 1 door prize ticket.  Tickets may not be purchased at the door.

We are offering Pre-Packs of tickets for $50 per pack.

Each Ticket Pre-Pack includes: (3 sheets) of FAMILY basket level prize tickets, (8) Universal level prize tickets, (5) MGM level prize tickets and (4) Paramount level prize tickets.  (Total Value $86.00).

Pre-Packs will NOT be available to for purchase on the night of the event.

**please note that Pre-packs will be available for purchase until March  24th**


Tables are of 10 – Please Note:

If you do not have a complete table of 10, you will be placed at a table with others.  If you plan to have a complete table of 10 or more, please submit ONE order form for the entire party.  If you have more than 10 in your party, any additional seats you order will be placed at an adjacent table.

When you are ordering admission tickets for the other people at your table, please be sure to make them aware of the option of ordering Ticket Pre-Packs with their admission ticket.

Admission Tickets and Pre-Pack Coupons will be sent to the contact on the attached order form one week prior to the event.  Pre-Packs will be distributed at the event, upon submission of the coupons.

All ticket orders must be received by March 11th. The order form will be available on this blog on Friday, February 14th.

Important:  Last year, this event sold out prior to the deadline.   Tickets will be issued on a first come first served basis.

As always, please direct any questions to tricky

Thank you for your support of our school!

We look forward to seeing you all on April 4th!






Tickets Go On Sale February 7th for School Families!

The 17th Annual St. Francis Cathedral School Tricky Tray will be held on Friday April 4th, 2014.

Tickets for the event will go on sale for St. Francis families ONLY on Friday, February 7th. At that time, the order form will be made available and we will start accepting orders with payments through school mail.

Tickets for the general public will go on sale Friday, February 14th. The order form will be posted on this blog and may be sent to the school with payment. In years past, this event has sold out. We are limiting ticket sales and are expecting a sell out again. Please get your orders in early! Tickets will be issued on a first come, first served basis.

Any questions can be directed to