By Jesse Loren Special to the Express Booth applications are available for the Festival de la Comunidad planned for Saturday, Sept. 25 from 5 p.m.–10:30 p.m. at Rotary Park. The festival features family-friendly activities, music, food, and the Carnitas Cook-Off competition. Community groups, nonprofit groups and vendors may submit applications to participate in the event. All booth applications are available at City Hall or on the City of Winters website at http://www.cityofwinters.org/carnitas-festival/. The deadline for all booth applications are due at Winters City Hall by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 29, which is earlier than all years past. All food vendors must have a valid health department permit, available at the Yolo County Health Department, 292 W. Beamer St. in Woodland or by calling 530-666-8646. The Health Department needs at least two weeks to approve food vendors prior to the deadline. Please contact Irene Goya Tweedt at 530-304-9423 or email@example.com for applications or more information. Spaces are limited. The Hispanic Advisory Committee is the exclusive Carnitas, beer, wine, soda, water provider.