Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

West Side Church Holds Grand Fiesta.(Metropolitan)


Music, dancing, food and games will be part of the 50th anniversary and fiesta celebration next week at a West Side Catholic Church.

Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, 5415 Fortuna NW, will hold its Grand Fiesta to honor the church's patron saint the Blessed Virgin Mary, said the Rev. Joel Garner.

The three-day celebration is held every fall on the weekend closest to Mary's Oct. 7 feast day.

Archbishop Michael Sheehan will preside over fiesta vespers, or evening prayers, on Oct. 6 at 7:30. Afterward, the fiesta queen and the anniversary queen will be honored, followed by a free dance from 9 to 11 p. …

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