Tickets still available for Boar’s Head Festival at Peace Lutheran

Peace Lutheran Church will celebrate its annual Boar’s Head Christmas Festival for the 25th time this weekend.

The festival will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5, 6, 7 and at 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at the church, 737 Barracksview Road. Free tickets will be offered to the public on a first-come basis. Tickets can be obtained by calling the church office at 314-892-5610.

Before the procession of lords and ladies, dancers, musicians, swordsmen and servants, the boar’s head is presented to King Wenceslas, symbolizing the defeat of evil.