POSTED: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 3:07pm
UPDATED: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 5:15pm
WESLACO, TEXAS (NEWS CENTER 23) — It's time for the Texas Onion Festival, which kicks off Saturday March 23rd in Weslaco.
Preparations are underway for the yearly festival at Weslaco City Park. Crews were hard at work Friday morning and afternoon preparing for the two day festival.
The first day of the festivity will kick off with live music on two stages and the lively "onion eating contests."