WBCA Unveils Commemorative Poster for 121st Celebration

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) unveiled “Abrazo de Laredo” by Dr. Felipe Esparza as the official 121st Celebration’s Commemorative Poster for the upcoming 2018 festivities. The unveiling was held at the Laredo Center for the Arts, located at 500 San Agustin Avenue, on Friday, September 15, 2017. “The parade best highlights the […]

WBCA Names New President for 120th Celebration

Planning for the 120th Washington’s Birthday Celebration is officially underway and under the guidance of the 2016 – 2017 Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) President Enrique “Eddie” Villarreal. The WBCA Executive Committee and Board of Directors also welcomed new additions to their respective rosters. “I have been around the Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association for most […]

Stripes® Stores Media/Celebrity Jalapeño Eating Challenge Promotes Upcoming Wbca Jalapeño Festival Sponsored By La Costeña

A total of 22 participants went head-to-head in the Stripes® Media/Celebrity Jalapeño Eating Challenge in South Texas this Thursday, Feb. 11 at the Stripes® Convenience Store on Jacaman Rd. The participants included the beautiful 2016 Mexico Belleza Latina Stephanie Lira; 2016 Miss Texas USA Daniella Rodriguez; Radio Personalities Alex Melchor (Z-93’s “El Brodita”); Returning Champion […]