October 2, 2015 - October 3, 2015
The St Francis Annual Grand Jamaica will be held
Oct 2-3, 2015
, on the church festival grounds, 826 Cottonwood St. in Abilene. Festivities begin on Friday October 2 at 5 p.m. with the blessing of the animals. Saturday activities will start at
and conclude at
. Come listen to live music and family fun. There will be lots of food to enjoy, including brisket sandwiches, funnel cakes, hamburgers, tamales, tortas, turkey legs, corn on the cob and more! We will have games for everyone: Loteria, cake walks, children’s bingo, air castles, train rides, face painting and much more. Items will also be available from the St Francis Religious Store such as rosaries, bracelets, and prayer cards. Raffle tickets are on sale now for the drawing that will take place
. The following items will be given away during the Jamaica (tickets are $2.00 each): Nextbook Windows 8.1 Tablet; $100 Gas Gift card; 50” Flat screen TV; $100 Visa gift card; Hamilton Beach; Microwave; $100 HEB gift card; $200 Academy gift card; $300 Walmart gift card. For more information, please contact the parish office at (325) 672-6695.