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Project HOPES to Host Family Event at La Feria Public Library

Project HOPES to Host Family Event at La Feria Public Library

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LA FERIA, TX – The BCFS Harlingen Family Services Center’s Project HOPES program invites local children and families to the La Feria Public Library to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s 111th birthday with a literacy event featuring the author’s most popular books. The event, held in conjunction with the National Education Association’s…

Auction Held at VIP La Feria RV Park Benefits Local Organizations

Auction Held at VIP La Feria RV Park Benefits Local Organizations

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An auction of donated items was held on March 4th at VIP La Feria RV Park . Proceeds from the auction were split between the Ladies Quilt Project and the La Feria Volunteer Fire Department. The Ladies Quilt Project intend to use their share of the proceeds to purchase much…

13th Annual La Feria Easter Egg Hunt Set for April 4th

13th Annual La Feria Easter Egg Hunt Set for April 4th

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The City of La Feria’s 13th Annual Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled for Saturday April 4th, 2015 at The La Feria Nature Center located at 1800 South Rabb Road at 9:00 a.m. The La Feria Police Department is accepting monetary donations from area businesses to fill more than 5,000 Easter…

Braving the Wind, Rain and Cold – Inclement Weather Did Not Deter 22nd Annual Fiesta de La Feria

Braving the Wind, Rain and Cold – Inclement Weather Did Not Deter 22nd Annual Fiesta de La Feria

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The 22nd Annual Fiesta de La Feria was held Friday and Saturday, February 27-28 amidst a dramatic dip in temperatures, intermittent rain and a cold, ferocious wind that persisted throughout the weekend and threatened to dampen the festivities. In addition to the regular annual spate of competitions, displays and vendors…

Construction on Pancho Maples Dome Shelter Continues

Construction on Pancho Maples Dome Shelter Continues

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The inflation of the airform – a fabric balloon – that will help form the roof for the dome shelter at 1001 Pancho Maples. Attached to the foundation and base structure, it was inflated on Wednesday, February 18th at 1:30 p.m. Polyurethane foam will be applied to the airform as…

New La Feria Volunteer Fire Chief Named

New La Feria Volunteer Fire Chief Named

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City Manager Mr. Sunny K. Philip made the announcement of the appointment Greg Hernandez as La Feria’s new Volunteer Fire Chief last week. The announcement was made at the La Feria City Commission’s meeting on February 24,2015.  Mr. Philip also announced that Ron Cathey had been appointed as the Assistant…

La Feria FFA Results from Cameron County Livestock Show

La Feria FFA Results from Cameron County Livestock Show

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The La Feria FFA competed at the Cameron County Livestock Show February 5-8, 2015 in Los Fresnos, TX. They are proud to announce the following results: Breeding Cattle 1st place Santa Gertrudis heifer – Allison Garza 1st place Santa Gertrudis cow/calf pair – Allison Garza Reserved Grand Champion Santa Gertrudis…

La Sombra, Ricardo Castillón y La Diferenzia Headline This Year’s Fiesta de La Feria

La Sombra, Ricardo Castillón y La Diferenzia Headline This Year’s Fiesta de La Feria

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The City of La Feria will open its doors and close Main Street once again to welcome visitors to the 22nd Annual Fiesta de La Feria on Friday, February 27 through Saturday, February 28 in downtown La Feria. Admission is FREE! Last week we put a spotlight on one of…

Hunters, Horse and Cattle Owners Affected by Deadly Cattle Disease Quarantine

Hunters, Horse and Cattle Owners Affected by Deadly Cattle Disease Quarantine

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Additional Dipping Locations & Requirements Set for Livestock Owners and Hunters Recently, the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) confirmed the presence of cattle fever ticks on Cameron County premises located outside the permanent quarantine zone. In order to protect the land, premises,…

Fiesta de La Feria Centennial Celebration Expanded to Two Days

Fiesta de La Feria Centennial Celebration Expanded to Two Days

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Historical Videos & Displays added to the regular line-up of Live Bands, Car Show & Contests The City of La Feria will host a two-day event that will celebrate not only the annual Fiesta de La Feria, but also the founding of the community in 1915. The huge downtown street…