Carrot Festival wraps. Preperations for Mid-winter Fair PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 11 February 2013 08:22

(66th Annual Holtville Carrot Festival wraps)….Thousands converged on the Carrot Capital to wrap the ten-day run of the Festival.

 Events included the Carrot Festival Parade. Southwest High School had the best marching band in that parade. The focus now is on the California Mid-winter Fair and Fiesta. That starts March 1st and run for ten days. The first day of the Fair is Seniors Day and Military Appreciation Day. The theme this year id “Experience the Magic” A major change in the scheduling at this year’s Fair. Dia De La Familia will be held the first Sunday of the Fair, and not the last Sunday as has been tradition. The first two days of the Fair will feature the legendary music of the 60’s. On March First, Nathan Owen’s Motown Legends will perform. On March 2nd, a group called Paperback Writer will perform a tribute to the Beatles.