Wheat Ridge Hosts 45th Annual Carnation Festival

4355 Field Street
Wheat Ridge, CO
Event Dates
Friday, August 15, 2014 through Saturday, August 16, 2014
Event Location
Anderson Park
4355 Field Street
Wheat Ridge, CO
Gina Hallisey,
Additional Info
4:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Wheat Ridge will celebrate its rich agricultural heritage with the 45th Annual Carnation Festival August 15-16, 2014. The two-day affair has been revamped this year and features a variety of new elements, including a street fair, expanded beer garden and food court, exotic Italian car show and improved kids activities. The Zoppe’ Italian Family Circus will once again serve as the festival’s main attraction, entertaining audiences in the same grand tradition as their ancestors did over 160 years ago. The festival also offers a range of entertainment and attractions, including:

• Live music

• A neighborhood parade followed by the 38th Ave Fair

• A fine arts show

• KidsZone with carnival games and inflatables

• Chili cook-off

• Artisan exhibits

• Nightly fireworks

For more information please visit www.thecarnationfestival.com.