Fiesta set for weekend

Freedom Newspapers

The St. Helen Catholic Church Fiesta will be held today and Sunday at the church, located at 1600 South Avenue O in Portales.

Festivities begin with a Mass at 10 a.m. today. From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. a horseshoe tournament, cakewalk, game booths and a car show will be held. Food booths serving smoked brisket, nachos, Frito pie and hamburgers will be available.

On Sunday, Mass will begin at 11 a.m. and include the coronation of the fiesta queen. An auction will be held at 2 p.m.
Money raised during the fiesta will be used for remodeling the church parish hall.