Night in Old Pearl City fundraiser Saturday
Nov. 16, 2011 at 5:16 a.m.
IF YOU GO
WHO: Modern Dance Club No. 90
WHAT: Night In Old Pearl City, benefiting the Yoakum Food Pantry
WHEN: Saturday; 10 a.m., German market; 1 p.m., historic tours; 5:30 p.m., dinner and dance
WHERE: Turner Hall and other area locations
TICKETS: Admission to the German market and historical tours are free; tickets to the dinner and dance are $20
INFO/RESERVATIONS: 361-293-5576 or 830-459-5291
YOAKUM - The annual Night in Old Pearl City celebration will be Saturday at Turner Hall on state Highway 111, six miles west of Yoakum.
Events include the Kristkindle Market, a German Christmas market, that opens at 10 a.m. Admission to the market is free.
Tours of historic sites in nearby Yoakum also are available from 1-3 p.m. at the Yoakum Heritage Museum, 312 Simpson St., and the Carl and Mary Welhausen Library (in the old power plant), 810 Front St., will be open.
Tours also include the Valentin Hoch Stagecoach Museum in Hochheim, five miles west of Pearl City from 4-5:30 p.m.
There is also a 3 p.m. Lutheran polka worship service at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Yoakum.
Doors for the dinner and dance at Turner Hall open at 5 p.m.
There will be door prizes, a silent auction and raffle as well as the dinner and dance with music by the Almost Patsy Cline Band.
Tickets for the dinner and dance are $20.
The event is sponsored by the Modern Dance Club No. 90, and proceeds benefit the Yoakum Food Pantry.