Texarkana, Texas 2021-04-30 21:44:22 –
Posted: PostedHas been updated:
DeQueen, Ark (KTAL / KMSS) – UA Kosatot will host its annual Fiestafest on Saturday, May 1, 2021 in hopes of raising funds for scholarships.
The festival runs from 1 pm to 9 pm on North Third Street in front of the Courthouse and Downtown De Queen on West De Queen Avenue.
The focus of the festival is to mobilize communities to celebrate the culture of southwestern Arkansas and raise $ 10,000 for scholarships for unfunded students.
“Without this help, some of them may have to do full-time work and maintain a complete college schedule,” said student success coordinator Erica Buenrostro. Told. So, by providing our students with such an opportunity, we are actually freeing up some of that load they may have. Our goal is ultimately for them to graduate with us and not be in debt, “continued Buenrrostro.
Festivals include food, sellers, live music, DJ and light shows, folk dance, carnival rides, games and inflatables.
Scholarship applications will begin after the festival is over.
UA Cossatot to host Fiesta Festival on Saturday Source link UA Cossatot to host Fiesta Festival on Saturday