The second largest event in Lubbock is getting ready for a big weekend. The chairs are set up and crews are working on the stage for the Fiestas Del Llano Festival. The festival celebrates Mexico's Independence Day.
This year's Fiestas chair, Christy Martinez says she expects about 70,000 people to attend. Fiestas Del Llano runs through Sunday. Admission is only $2.50 at the gate Thursday. Every other night it will be $5. The cost includes entertainment and rides.
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