Mercadito Festival taking place this weekend

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - If you are looking for something fun to do this weekend, the Mercardito Festival will be taking place on Sunday.

The Mercardito Festival is just one of many arts and crafts sales events that takes place in Laredo.

Artists and shoppers from all across south Texas head to the market to purchase products such as hand crafted items and art made by local artists.

Attendees also stay for the entertainment from live bands to Folklorico dance performances.

The festival will be held on Sunday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 6950 McPherson Road.

The event is free and open to the public.