Sunday, September 7, 2014, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
St. Mary Catholic Church in Ballinger invites you to its Fall Festival on Sunday, September 7, 2014. This annual festival is the church's only fundraiser for the year. The money raised provides support for our community through St. Mary's Outreach. The weekend will have 2 Polka Masses: one Saturday afternoon at 4:00 pm and another on Sunday morning at 8:45 am. A Traditional Beef and Chicken Fajita Dinner with homemade rice and pinto beans will be served from 11:00 am until 1:30 pm at the Parish Center. Cost of the meal is $ 8.00 for adults and $5.00 for children 12 and under. There will also be drive-thru Plates-To-Go for $8.00 each. The drive-thru will be a different direction this year. There will be signs to direct you where to go. A live auction will begin at 12:30 pm, and will feature many items donated by parishioners and local merchants. There will also be a silent auction going on in the hall. There will be plenty of games to keep the children entertained as well as Bingo for everyone. The Altar Society Ladies will sell homemade crafts and goodies in their Fancy Stand. A beautiful handmade quilt will be raffled by the ladies as well. The parishioners are selling raffle tickets for a gourmet gas grill, 40" LCD T.V., or a $250 Wal-Mart gift card. Tickets will also be available at the festivaldrawing to be held at 4:00pm. The chairman for the festival is Cindy Rettman with Carol Kozelsky as Co-chairman. For more information contact, St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 608 N. 6th Ballinger, or call 365-2687.