Sugar Land church hosts 50th annual bazaar
The 50th annual St. Theresa Catholic Church Bazaar will be Saturday, May 18, from 6 to 11 p.m. and Sunday, May 19, from 11a.m. to 7 p.m.
Chairing this year’s Golden Anniversary event are Gary Blanchette and Larry Moller, who invite everyone to join them for food, games and general fellowship. There will be silent and live auctions, a garage sale and a raffle. There is no admission charge.
The garage sale will be open 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. It will reopen from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Sunday at the St. Theresa Community Center.
A silent auction will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Knights of Columbus No. 4204 Hall. The hall will host a live auction, which accepts VISA and MasterCard, on Sunday starting at 2 p.m.
Some of the bazaar activities, which will operate both days include Spaceball Ride, Elephant Ride, Wizzer Ride, Petting Zoo, Face Painting, Rock Wall, Obstacle Course, Kountry Kitchen, Plants, Books, Game Booths as well as various beverage and ethnic food booths, such as Filipino, Nigerian, Mexican and Italian sausage/meatball sandwiches. There will, also, be crawfish, hamburgers, turkey legs and other food choices. New to the bazaar will be funnel cakes. Vendor tents will be selling various items on Sunday.
At 7 p.m. Sunday, drawings will be held for prizes: First- $4,500 in VISA gift cards; Second - $3,00 in VISA gift cards; third- $1,500 in VISA gift cards; fourth - $1,000 VISA gift card; fifth - $500 VISA gift card and sixth - BBQ grill. Raffle tickets will be available at the bazaar both days and winners (who must be at least 18 years old) need not be present to win.
All activities will be held on the church grounds or in the parish buildings. St. Theresa Catholic Church is located at 705 St. Theresa Blvd. in Sugar Land. Proceeds from the bazaar are for ongoing parish capital improvements.
For further information, contact Moller at 832-594-2355 or Blanchette at 281-389-9672. Or visit the church website at www.sugarlandcatholic.com/event for information.