Are you ready to fiesta?

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Mila Besich-Lira

This weekend the members and volunteers for the St. Francis of Assisi church will host their annual Fiesta Patrias event. The annual event which features a car show, parade, game booths, queen coronation, entertainment and not to mention tons of authentic Mexican Food begins Sat., Sept. 15 at 9:00 a.m.

Local residents in the area will begin experiencing some traffic modifications around 7:00 a.m. when the car show participants begin to set up on Main St. near the Catholic Church.

The parade line up will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. on Magma Avenue. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m.

This year the grand marshal is Steve Lopez. Those interested in participating in the parade should contact the church office prior to the parade however, day of signups will be allowed.

The food booths will open at 9:00 a.m. on the church property. Game, bounce castles and craft booths will open at 12:00 p.m.

The car show will open at 11:00 a.m. the car show award winners will be announced at 4:00 p.m. All booths will close at 5:00 p.m. for the evening mass and crowning of the Fiesta Queen. The booths and entertainment re-open at 6:00 p.m.

On the stage this year is Los Changitos Feo’s an annual treat as well as performances by Baile Folklorico Alma de Superior. Saturday evening entertainment will also feature performances by Burgandy Hip Hop Group, Eric Smith and Nortenio Band.

On Sunday the food booths will reopen at 9:00 a.m., game booths will open at 12:00 p.m. and the cake walk will open at 3:00 p.m. There will be a mariachi performance at 5:00 p.m. followed by Baile Folklorico and other local entertainment until 10:00 p.m. on Sun.

To comment on this article and others  visit the Copper Area News Facebook or send us an email at

admin (7654 Posts)

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Apply for Backyard Vegetable Garden from 3F

    October 20th, 2014

    The Future Forward Foundation, Inc. [3F for short] has received funding from United Way of Pinal County to plant 10 […]

    State Route 473 to Hawley Lake in White Mountains closing

    October 16th, 2014

    State Route 473, a 10-mile-long highway that provides direct access to the Hawley Lake recreational area in the White Mountains […]

    Panthers make it difficult for Knights

    October 14th, 2014

    Superior Sun For a while last Friday night in Gilbert, the tenth-ranked Superior Panthers gave the fourth-ranked Gilbert Christian Knights all they could handle, jumping out to a 14 –

    Jr. Panthers reach playoffs with win

    October 14th, 2014

    Superior Sun Last week’s game between San Manuel and Superior was equivalent to a pre-playoff game.

  • Stories Just For You

    Valentine’s month ‘Hearts Rock’ photography at the Arboretum

    February 5th, 2014

    February is a special month for lovers, including lovers of the Boyce Thompson Arboretum (BTA). In celebration of this special […]

    Batter up for the 2014 Little League season

    February 5th, 2014

    The Superior Little League Board of directors are gearing up for another community tradition and that is Little League Baseball/Softball. […]

    Need a ride? New service available in Superior

    February 5th, 2014

    Superior – There is a new business in the town of Superior, and it is taking everyone, including the Superior […]

    Superior Police Report

    February 5th, 2014

    According to state law, police may arrest suspected offenders by two methods. The suspect may be physically taken into the […]

  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin