Tallapoosa Dogwood Festival / Dogwood Dash

Tallapoosa Dogwood Festival/Dogwood Dash    April 9, 2016

This April event will celebrate local living and is sponsored by the Tallapoosa Historical Society and Pioneer Ford of Bremen, with the support of the City of Tallapoosa.

The 8:00 a.m. starter’s pistol will put the Saturday events in motion with the annual Tallapoosa Lions Dogwood Dash 5K Walk-Run, starting and finishing at League-Lowe Memorial Park.  For more Dogwood Dash information, contact Jaeson Smith at 770-301-2581

Held in  the second Saturday in April.  Fair begins at 8:oo a.m. and offers a variety of hand-made crafts as well as demonstrations by local artisans.

For vendor applications and general questions, contact festival chairman Jerry Mathis at 770-776-9971 or jerry_mathis2001@yahoo.com.

The 31st Annual Tallapoosa Dogwood Festival Parade!!! It will be on Saturday April 9th..The PARADE starts at 2:00pm..If you would like to be in the parade LINE UP: starts 1:00pm at the TALLAPOOSA BALLFIELD ..This years the CATEGORIES are: BEST DECORATED FLOATS WILL BE 1ST, 2ND & 3RD PLACE winners will receive a BEAUTIFUL RIBBON!!!! The BEST OVERALL FLOAT WINNER will Receive a BEAUTIFUL RIBBON & A CASH PRIZE OF A $100.00 BILL!!!!!


For more information PLEASE CALL: SHARON BALLEW 687-427-7061

Tallapoosa Historical Society presents:

“2016 Miss Tallapoosa Dogwood Festival Beauty Pageant”

This is a Fundraiser event! Queens and alternates can ride in Parade on Saturday April 9th,2016.**(Winners must provide their own ride in parade)

Friday, April 8th, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. (Pageant Dresses Please). All contestasnts must be at event and registration table before 6:00 p.m. Entry Fee $25.00 per contestant.

Overall Optionals per DIVISION $5.00 EACH: Prettiest Eyes, Hair , Smile and Most Photogenic (4×6 or 5×7 color or black and white..no touch ups! Must be natural shot!)

Deadline for Entry: 6:00 p.m.Thursday, April 7th, 2016 at open stage practice, Tallapoosa Cultural and Arts Center (Old School Auditorium), Tallapoosa, Georgia.

Door Entry for pageant $5.00 per person Adults and Children ages 3 & up.

 Beauty – (Natural, age appropriate make up only !

Each “Group” will have a Queen and a 1st Alternate (Crown & Sash)

Girls :   0-11 mths,  12-23 mths,  2-3yr,  4-5yr, 6-7yr, 8-9yr, 10-12yr, 13-19yr

Each “DIVISION” will have a Winner for Prettiest Eyes, Hair, Smile and Most Photogenic

Division I (0-7) and Division II (8-19)

For More Information please contact:  Phyllis @ 770-842-7061

 Special Thanks to:

 Local Business for their donations and support for this event!


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