Belen’s Fall Festival Schedule of events

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Saturday, Oct. 26, on Becker Avenue

The city of Belen will be hosting a pumpkin carving/decorating contest as part of the Fall Festival activities. There will be a child and adult category. The contest is free to participate. All entries should be dropped off by noon at the Heart of Belen Plaza. Winners will be announced at 5 p.m. For information, call 966-2700.

9 a.m. to noon: Health Fair: Belen Public Health, First Choice, NMSU Cooperative Extension Office, CYFD and Body In Rhythm

10 a.m.: Fun Run and Walk, starting at Church and Main streets: Free T-Shirts to first 50 participants

1 to 5 p.m.: Fall Fest youth activities and games. Free Halloween bag giveaway.

1:30 p.m.: Boardwalk Performing Team, Pet Parade and Costume Contest

2 p.m.: Music by Kellie Ann Whittlinger

3 to 5 p.m.: Music by Los Alegres de Belen

3:30 p.m.: Boardwalk Performing Team

4 p.m.: Pie Eating Contest

5 p.m.: 50/50 drawing

6 to 10 p.m.: Haunted House old Belen City Hall at Fifth Street and Becker. There is a $5 fee.

5:30 to 7 p.m.: Music by the Spanish Dogs

7:30 p.m.: Music by Scott Haggard