64th Holtville Carrot Festival 2011 Schedule of Events

Friday, February 4, 2011

6:30 p.m.: Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet:

Featuring award of Citizen of the year honors, and crowning of the 2011 Carrot Festival Queen, Princess and Junior Princess 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. No-Host Cocktails 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Dinner 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Ceremonies and State of the City Address at I.V. Swiss Club. Tickets are $25.00 per Person.

Saturday February 5, 2011

2:00p.m.: 2nd Annual Music Fest:

Hot Rods & Beer. Bands & Food Booths:

Sunday, February 6, 2011

11:a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Holtville Rotary Club’s “No Bones About It BBQ” Get your BBQ plates for Super Bowl!

Monday, February 7, 2011

6:00 p.m. Carrot Festival Cookery Contest

Little Chef’s and Junior Chef/Miscellaneous Division. Youngstears are invited to try their hand at cooking with carrots. At the Civic Center. Cooking Contest sponsored by the Soroptimist Club.

6:00 p.m.; Carrot Festival Cookery Contest

Middle School and High School Divisions. At the Civic Center.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

6:00 p.m.; Carrot Festival Cookery Contest

Adult Salad, Vegetable and Main Dish Division. At the Civic Center.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

6:00 p.m.: Carrot Festival Cookery Contest

Adult Chef Breads, Desserts and Appetizer Divisions. At the Civic Center.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Carrot Festival Cookery Contest

3:00 p.m. Senior Chef/Miscellaneous 6:00 Open Chef/Energy Saving and International Cuisine At the Civic Center.

3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Carrot Festival Midway Carnival on Pine & 6th St.

Friday, February 11 2011

:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Carrot Festival Midway Carnival on Pine & 6th St.

Saturday, February 12, 2011

7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.: Carrot Festival Mile & 5 K Races

9:00 a.m. till dusk: Arts and Crafts Fair

Craft, food and other booths in Holt Park.

10:00 a.m. Carrot Festival Parade

Featuring school children, bands, floats, antique cars and tractors, equestrians, Citizen of the Year, 2011 Festival Queen, Princess, Junior Princess and runner-ups. The route is west on Fifth Street from Maple to Ceder.

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Student Art Show.

Open during the day at the Civic Center.

1:00 p.m. (approximate): Trophy Presentation

Parade honors awarded at Gazebo in Holt Park.

12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m. Antique Tractor and Car Show

Classic cars and antique tractors at Hot Rods & Beer.

12:00 Noon to 11:00 p.m. Carrot Festival Midway Carnival on Pine & 6th St.

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Entertainment in the Gazebo.

Sunday, February 13, 2011

11:00 a.m. to ? Dia de la Familia Cook-off

9:00 a.m. till dusak: Arts and Crafts Fair

Arts & Crafts booths in Holt Park & Pine Ave.

9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Entertainment in the Gazebo.

arrot Festival Midway Carnival on Pine & 6th St begins at 11:00 a.m.