The sixteenth annual Most Pure Heart of Mary Summerfest Celebration kicked off tonight. There was a traditional Italian dinner along with different rides, bingo and entertainment provided by D-J Solid Rock sound Sound Machine.
The festivities will continue Saturday with the Bop Daddies playing from 8 am till 11... There will also be a parade at 10 am and a $10,000 raffle drawing at 6:30. The money raised by summer-fest helps fund Most Pure Heart of Mary Parish and school. Most Pure Heart of Mary gives donations to local community agencies in Topeka. Last year, the event raised 48 thousand dollars.