The Mexican Heritage Society will host its 47th annual Fiesta Saturday, Sept 12, at the Bob Bower Civic Center, 3401 Cultural Dr., Port Arthur.  Opening ceremonies begin at 10:00 am, followed by activities of the day, including a baby costume contest, music, food, face painting, raffle prizes and pageants.  There will also be live Marachi music and the Mexican Heritage Folklorico Dancers. Evening entertainment includes bands and a DJ.

Admission from opening to 7:00 pm, is $15 for adults (17 to senior); $10 senior citizens (55+); $10 Children (11 to adult) and Children 10 and under free (must be accompanied by parent.)  From 7:00 pm through midnight admission is $20 for everyone.

For more information, please call 409-673-3817 or visit, or on Facebook at Mexican Heritage Society of Port Arthur Texax (Texax is the correct spelling).