(Carrot Festival Final weekend)….The 67th Annual Holtville Carrot Festival began January 31st.
Friday it will enter their final weekend. The Midway opens at 3:00 Friday afternoon. At 6:00 pm it will be the Cookery Contest Adult Chefs Sweepstakes Finals at the Civic Center. Saturday starts early. At 7:00 am it will be the Carrot Festival 1 mile and 5 K Races. There will be Arts and Crafts, Fair craft, food booths and more at Holt Park a Throughout the day. The Annual Carrot Festival Parade begins at 10:00 am. The Parade route is west on Fifth Street from Maple to Cedar. Trophy presentations will be held at around 1:00 pm at the Gazebo in Holt Park. There will be entertainment at the Gazebo. The Midway at Holt and 6th Streets will be open until 10:00 pm.