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SAVE THE DATE!
2014 Carnation Festival
August 7 - 17, 2014

Honoring Alliance as the Carnation City, the Greater Alliance Carnation Festival is a week full of parades, food and fun throughout the community. Throughout the festival week, there are more than 30 fun-filled events. There is truly an event for everyone!

About the Carnation Festival

Honoring Alliance as the Carnation City, the Greater Alliance Carnation Festival is 10-day festival filled with parades, food and fun throughout the city.

2014 Grand Parade Registration

It's that time of year, and it's the Greater Alliance Carnation Festival's 55th Anniversary. The Grand Parade has been an anchor event of the Festival since it’s inception. Now a 55 year old tradition, one Saturday every August, the Alliance and the surrounding Communities line the streets for a parade with more than 100 units involved, including many area marching bands, floats, cars & clowns.

2014 Carnation Festival Queen Pageant

Applications for the 2014 Carnation Festival Queen Pageant are now being accepted. Females ages 17-21 are encouraged to apply for the pageant. Applications are also available at the Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce. The pageant is limited to the first 24 applicants. APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 23, 2014