The 56th annual V-Esta Day celebration is being held July 18 at the community hall.

The City of Vesta is inviting the public to come and enjoy its famous barbecue chicken, with serving in the hall from 5-8 p.m. The meal, which also includes potato salad, beans, a bun, pickles and a beverage, is $10 for a half and $6 for a quarter.

Seating is also available outside.

In addition to the meal the community event includes:

• Root beer floats

• The Booster Club beer garden

• A back seat driver contest

• A coins in the corn contest for those less than six years of age

• Cotton candy

Music is being provided by Dallas Iverson from 5-8 p.m.

A bean bag tournament is also being held as part of V-Esta Day. To learn more call (507) 828-9706 or (507) 430-1933.

The public is encouraged to visit Vesta to celebrate V-Esta Day.