As of Friday, July 25, 2014
Sunnyside’s Paleteria La Nortenia will celebrate 25 years of business with a special event on Saturday, Aug. 23, beginning at 11 a.m.
A raffle drawing for a 40-inch Samsung television will be held that day. Tickets will be on sale throughout the week prior to the event.
From 1 to 2 p.m. on Aug. 23, the business will be selling its paletas at 1989 prices.
There will be a sno-cone eating contest. The winner will receive a $25 gift certificate.
Also, there will be free mini soft-serve ice cream cones, 25th anniversary t-shirts, balloons and special gift bags for children, ages 4-7.
The business has planned other activities, games and prizes to celebrate its anniversary throughout the day.
Special guests at the event will include the Miss Sunnyside court, Dora the Explorer and Spiderman.