Annual church festival set for this weekend
MOUNT CARMEL - Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., will hold its annual festival at Fourth and Market streets from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, featuring the Shoreliners, and from 5 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday with DJ Mike Wonzik.
There will be more than 106 theme baskets to be raffled. A bicycle, large flat-screen TV, appliances, kitchenware, grills and more can be won.
New games for children are planned this year, and bingo will be played in the church hall.
Foods include pierogies, pigeons, funnel cakes, potato cakes, sausage hoagies, meatball hoagies, hamburgers, hot dogs, barbecue, wedding soup, beef-vegetable soup, haluski, snow cones, chicken fingers, french fries, pastries, sweets and beverages.
The pre-event pierogie, pigeon, beef vegetable and chicken corn soup sale is set for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in the hall.
In case of a rainout, food will be sold in the hall from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday June 22.