It’s OLA Fiesta time on Mother’s Day weekend
The OLA Fiesta at Our Lady of the Assumption Church returns to Claremont for a 68th year on Mother’s Day weekend, May 8, 9 and 10.
Among the most popular events in the city, the Fiesta attracts 15,000 visitors over the weekend to its renowned international food booths prepared by OLA’s own Hispanic Vietnamese and Filipino communities. Other draws include big carnival rides and live entertainment, including evening headliners The Ravelers (Friday), The ACE Band (Saturday) and The Way Back Machine (Sunday). Quieter afternoons attractive to families and seniors feature a Christian band, The Falconers (Saturday) and Sgt. Peppers Beatles Tribute Band (Sunday).
Admission is free. Hours are Friday from 5 to10 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 8 p.m. Discount ride tickets are available through the parish office at (909) 626-3596 until that Friday at noon. OLA?is located at 435 Berkeley Ave. Visit www.olaclaremont.org for details.