Belen’s Fall Festival Schedule of events
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