|Kim Sickles will lead
this year's festivities as the General Chairman of the 2013
Camellia Festival. ONCE IN A LIFETIME has
been selected as the theme of the
69th Camellia Festival. Theme winner Eileen Duong
will be a guest at the Kick-Off Breakfast and will ride in
the Camellia Festival Parade on February 23, 2013.
|Check out the the Camellia
Festival Parade 2013 (click on the link below)
Parade Lineup 20
Theme Contest Application
(updated Mar. 2013)
Theme Contest Application (Chinese)
Do not return forms to the schools
Return forms (max 5 entries per person)
to the Camellia Festival Office, located in City Hall at
9701 Las Tunas Drive
Deadline: April 15, 2013
Camellia Festival History
Program Ad Information (updated
Business, Band, Organization
Personal Message info included
Calling All First Graders!
A Royal Court of first graders will reign over the weekend's
festivities. The Royal Court is selected during the Royalty
Contest Play Day held at the Live Oak Park Community Center.
The Royal Court will participate in the 2013 Camellia
Applications for the Royalty Contest Play Day will be sent
to all T.C.U.S.D. elementary schools. Applications will also
be available at the Camellia Festival Office located in City
Eligibility: Entrants MUST attend the first grade and
MUST RESIDE within the boundaries of the Temple City Unified
School District or the City limits of Temple City.
PRE-REGISTRATION is required. All registered children will
receive a confirmation letter prior the the Royalty Contest
Royalty Contest Entry Form
Royalty Contest Flyer
Deadline to register:
All local youth organizations are encouraged to pick up an
application and enter a float or walking unit in the
Camellia Parade. Informational workshops will assist
organizations in designing and building of their float. Each
participating organization will receive a $100 stipend.
Winning Float builders will receive cash
Sweepstakes - $150 Best Use of
Camellias - $50
Theme Award - $50 Animation of
Float - $50
Please refer to the Float Application for further details!
Float & Walking Unit
School Band & Drill Team
Carnival Booth (updated
booths MUST HAVE prior approval from the Festival Committee
For further information, please contact Nanette Fish,
Festival Director (626) 285-2171 ext. 2350 or email: email@example.com
Dates to Remember
**Royalty Contest Application Deadline
APPLICATION DEADLINE - 6 p.m.
Band Units, Carnival Booths, Float & Walking Units
Float Construction Workshop 7 p.m.
City Hall Community Room
Royalty Contest Play Day
9 a.m.-11:45 a.m.
Live Oak Park Community Center
Float Workshop 7 p.m.
City Hall Community Rm.
Pre-Sale Carnival Tickets on sale at the Live Oak Park Community
Royalty Coronation & Reception 7 p.m.
Live Oak Park
Public is invited
4 p.m.-10 p.m.
Temple City Park
Last Day to purchase Pre-Sale Tickets for Carnival - 2/21/2013
Camellia Festival Parade 10 a.m.
Parade Route: Las Tunas Dr. between Sultana Ave. & Rowland Ave
*Carnival opens immediately after the parade & closes at 10 p.m. -
Temple City Park
Theme Contest Application Deadline for February 2014-MONDAY, APRIL
15, 2013 6 p.m.
2011 Royal Court
City Council Mtg. 2-15
2008 Photo Gallery