Candidates for Latina royalty of Tracy’s Mexican independence day fiesta are being sought by the South Side Community Organization.

Categories for entrants:

• Queen and Miss Tracy Latina — ninth-12th grades

• Miss Junior Tracy Latina — sixth-eighth grades

• Little Miss Tracy Latina — third-fifth grades

Application deadline is Aug. 15 at 6 p.m. For details, call Cecilia Guillen at 914-2238.

The cultural celebration, scheduled Sept. 14 at Lincoln Park, will feature food, music, a car show and a raffle.

In addition to the royalty candidates, the sponsoring South Side Community Organization is seeking sponsors, parade participants, and food, arts and crafts, and clothing vendors.

Contact Ray Morelos, 607-5415, for additional information.

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