The Carnegie Visual Arts Center presents the area's original Mardi-Gras-style celebration. Partnering with other area organizations, we will host the annual Carnegie Carnival. Promoting art and creativity, family fun, and downtown revitalization.  February 10, 2018 will be a day of celebration with activities and parades. Proceeds will benefit the Carnegie Visual Arts Center and other non-profit organizations in the Decatur area.

The Prince and Princess Parade is for children and teens. The event, sponsored by and benefiting CASA of North Alabama, will be held Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 12:30 PM. The parade route will begin at The Carnegie on Church Street in Decatur, continues onto 2nd Avenue, ending at Casa Grande Park located at 218 2nd Avenue. Group registration is $25. Registration form and fee must mailed in or completed online by Friday, February 2, 2018 at 5:00 pm. Beads and other throws must be "family-friendly."

**On February 10th at 11:00 am will have on-site registration for individual parade participants wanting to walk in the Prince and Princess Parade that have not pre-registered (vehicles must be pre-registered.) The fee is $5 per participant and children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. The individual registration can include a decorated bike, trike, or wagon.  We will have a pre-parade party from 11:00-12:00 at the Carnegie for all participants. After the parade there will be children’s activities at Casa Grande Park.

For more information, please visit the events page at, or contact Ahbra Northcutt at CASA of North Alabama at 256-476-7740 or

Group Registration Deadline is February 2, 2018 at 5:00 PM

2018 Prince and Princess Parade Group/Individual Registration Form

Tear off (or print) and return registration form and payment by February 2, 2018

Group/Individual Name(s): _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Contact Person:______________________________________________ Phone#:_______________________________________________________________________

Email Address:________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

City:_____________________________________________________________  State:_________________________   Zip:________________________________________   

Description of Float or Vehicle, or Walking only:______________________________________________________________________________________

$25 parade fee enclosed. Please make checks payable to the Carnegie Visual Arts Center or charge to: Visa MasterCard AmEx

$5 individual fee x __________ = Total: $____________________

Card Number:______________________________________  CVV#:______________________________________

Expiration Date:___________________________________ Billing Zip Code:__________________________

Registration Deadline is February 2, 2018 at 5 PM. Mail registration form and applicable fees to:

CASA of North Alabama • P.O. Box 36 • Decatur, Alabama 35602 or fill out a registration form online at

Parade Registration
 Thank you to Hubbard & Drake for being the Gold sponsor for Breakfast with Santa!