'Festival of Friends' heading your way

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

St. John Primary and St. Theresa School will hold its annual "Festival of Friends" Oct. 5-7, at 212 East New River Street, Gonzales. The festival will feature a $1,000 raffle drawing on Saturday and Sunday with tickets $1 each or 6 for $5. They may be purchased from any St. John Primary/St. Theresa School student or on the fair grounds during the event. "Ride Specials" and Championship Cooks throughout the weekend. Food, entertainment, and games planned for each day. Also a silent auction will be held Sunday. Festival Times:

Fri., Oct. 5, 6-10:30 p.m.; Sat., Oct. 6, 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Sun., Oct. 7, 11a.m.- 6:30 p.m. The festival is alcohol-free. For more information, call Barbara Melancon at (225) 647-8035