90th annual Shiner Catholic Church Fall Picnic is Sunday
By BY SONNY LONG - SLONG@VICAD.COM
Aug. 30, 2011 at 3:30 a.m.
The 90th annual picnic of Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Shiner will be Sunday at the Knights of Columbus Park. 102 S. Ave. G.
Events actually begin Saturday with a Polka Mass at 5 p.m. Two Masses will be celebrated at 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
Sunday also includes a three-meat dinner served from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, formerly the American Legion Hall. Plates are $8 each.
Plates to go will be available at the Legion Hall on Alternate U.S. 90 East until 12:30 p.m., The hall is the former Knights of Columbus Hall.
Music throughout the day includes local accordion players from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Shiner Hobo Band from 1 to 3 p.m. and the Jodie Mikula Orchestra and Donnie Wavra Orchestra from 3 to 7 p.m.
The outside biergarten will feature the music of Jack Motley from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Los Kolaches from 7:30 to 11 p.m.
A dance, with a $15 admission, will also be from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Featured performers include Kyle Park, the Emotions and Thom Shepherd.
The day also includes the big country auction at noon and a cattle auction at 3 p.m.
Family events will also be throughout the day including bingo, children's activities and arts and crafts.