• 2024 Carrot Festival Schedule of Events:
    Friday, February 2nd, 2024

    Coronation/Citizen of the Year Banquet: Holtville Swiss Club
    Featuring award of the 2023 Citizen of the Year, President's Award and crowning of the 2024 Carrot Festival Queen, Princess and Junior Princess. 

    6:00 - 6:30 pm: No-Host Cocktails.

    6:30pm: Dinner 

    7:00pm: Ceremonies 

    Tickets are $40.00 per person, or $45.00 at the door if available.  Reserve your table of 8 now! $320

    Thursday, February 8th, 2024

    Carnival Opens!
     3:00 pm to 9pm: Carrot Carnival Midway on Holt & 6th St.

    Friday, February 9th, 2024

    4:00pm to 10:00 p.m.: Carrot Carnival Midway on Holt & 6th St.

    Carrot Festival Kickoff Concert featuring Table 5 Band, on Holt Ave! 7:00 - 9:30pm.  

    Come enjoy live music, beer garden & great tacos!  FREE to the public.

    Saturday, February 10th, 2024

    7:00am: Carrot Festival Mile & 5K Races
    Applications available in the Chamber office 

    8:00am to 7:00pm: Street Fair
    Food, Craft & Info booths on Holt Ave. & Holt Park                                                               

    10:00am: Carrot Festival Parade 
    Featuring school children, bands, floats, antique cars and tractors, equestrians, Citizen of the Year, Carrot Festival Queen, Princess, Junior Princess and Court .  The route is west on Fifth Street from Maple to Cedar.

    10:00am to 10:00pm:  Carrot Carnival Midway on Holt & 6th

    11:00am to 4:00pm: Student Art Show
    Open during the day at the Civic Center.

    12:00pm (approx.): Parade Awards
    Parade awards at Stage on Holt Ave .

    12:30pm (approx.): School Drumline Competition at Gazebo


    Sunday, February 11th, 2024

    10:00am till dusk: Street Fair            
    Food, Craft & Info booths on Holt Ave & Holt Park.

    Carrot Carnival Midway in Holt Park & 6th St. - 12pm to 9pm