August 12, 2016 - August 14, 2016
St. Margaret of Cortona Parish in Big Lake, Texas, will be hosting its 16th annual Family Festival on August 12-14 at the Reagan County Park. Tickets for the raffle are being sold at $20 with many chances to win tax free gift cards. Prizes are all gift cards, with one prize of $10,000, one $5,000, two $1,000, four $500, and ten $100. You have 18 chances to win!
There will be many food booths and St. Margaret will be selling their famous tacos tapatillos, menudo, hamburgers, corn on the cob, and brisket burritos. There will be free bounce houses and water slide, a silent auction, Bingo in the community building on Friday at 6:00 PM, and Loteria at the pavilion at 2:00 PM on Sunday. Other activities include a men's softball tournament with trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, and a home run derby competition for the youth.
There will be a free dance at the park with music provided by DJ Big Ed and the Los Temibles Band. The 2nd annual Little Miss Beauty Pageant will be held on Saturday ($25 entry fee). This year will see the 13th annual Paul Romero Washer Pitching Contest and, for the first time, a car show.
For more information, call the parish office at 325-884-3221.