Pilgrimmage this Saturday at Fraser River Heritage Park

The annual event brings thousands of Catholics to Mission

The annual Pilgrimage to Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto happens Saturday at Fraser River Heritage Park.

Confessions begin at 10 a.m., followed by the celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 1 p.m.

The principal celebrant, His Excellency Archbishop Michael Miller will lead the procession to the grotto, which starts in the lower end of the park at 2:30 p.m. A picnic follows at 4 p.m.

This event regularly draws thousands of Catholic faithful from throughout the region. For more information call 604-826-2452.