Tuesday, February 19, 2019
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The Mission Lions Club is planning a new outlet for artisans, craftsmen, artists and small businesses to sell their products with very little overhead. The new citywide venue is Mission Lions Market Days.

Mission Lions Market Days will be held on the second Saturday of each month in February, March and April, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the beautiful, newly renovated Leo Pena Placita Park in downtown Mission. The park is located at Conway Ave. and 9th Street (Business 83). Saturday, Feb. 9 will be the first Market Days event.

The event will feature food, vendors, free Community Bingo games, door prizes and music for a festive, inviting atmosphere. The public is invited, and admission is free. Non-profit organizations can also use the event to help raise funds for their group, receiving a special non-profit rate for a booth at Mission Market Days. Commercial booths will also be available for local businesses.

“We invite the entire community to come out and join the fun,” said Mission Lions Club President, Adela Ortega. “We are going to have bingo games with lots of prizes to be awarded, music, arts and crafts items for sale, food and beverages, and much more. Bring the family out this Saturday to Leo Pena Placita Park in downtown Mission.”

For more information or to register as a vendor or to reserve a commercial booth, contact Adela Ortega at 956-458-9066.

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