PHARR, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The South Texas Literacy Coalition is hosting its annual Historias de la Vida.

This year’s theme is the Catrina Ball which will take place from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Pepe Salinas Memorial Event Center located at 1011 W. Kelly Avenue.

The event is set to raise funds for the non-profit organization to continue supporting literacy across the community.

The attire for the ball is a black tie with a Dia de los Muertos twist.

The event will include the UTRGV Folkloriko dance group, UTRGV Mariachi group, food, live music, silent auction and bucket raffle items.

Tickets are available at