Pleasanton Diez y Seis
The 7th annual Diez y Seis de Septiembre Fiestas Patrias is set for Saturday, Sept. 15 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Doors open at 6 p.m.
The Queen’s Coronation is scheduled for 9 p.m.
Admission is free. Carne guisada plates will be served for $8 each. There will also be menudo, tamales and pan de dulce. Dance to the music of EnRapture DJ, Art Ramos, and live music at 10 p.m. by Dominantes Del Ritmo.
Charlotte Diez y Seis
The St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Charlotte will hold their annual Diez y Seis de Septiembre Celebration on Saturday, Sept. 15 with mass beginning at 5 p.m. followed by the crowning of their Diez y Seis Queen.
A tamale plate sale will be held at the John Wagner Hall from 6:30 p.m. until sold out. Plates are $8 or $10 per dozen. Gorditas, mangonadas, raspas and bingo will be from 6:30-10 p.m. and a dance featuring DJ Casares will be held from 7-11 p.m. with a $3 donation for entrance.