For Immediate Release
Event Date: April 30th through May 3rd, 2014
46th Dogwood Festival,
April 30th through May 3rd
(April 1, 2014)
The Orleans Chamber of Commerce will be holding their 46th
Dogwood Festival from
April 30 through May 3, 2014 at the Historic Congress Square, Downtown Orleans.
Enjoy carnival rides, games, children’s
activities, arts & crafts fair, everyone’s favorite hometown parade, food, live
entertainment, viewing of the dogwoods and more. Admission is free.
The event is recognized as one of
Midwest Living Magazine's
"Top Five Flowering Festivals" (Apr 2012).
The dogwood tree is the trademark of Orleans (the Dogwood Capital of Indiana), as “Operation Dogwood,” was
launched in the mid-1960s with a goal of having hundreds of the trees planted
along roadways, the historic town park square and in yards. The annual
Dogwood Festival celebrates the town’s beautiful Dogwood blossoms each spring.
Orleans is a small rural community located in scenic Southern Indiana with
“Mayberry” qualities. Experience the perfect Midwest small town…historic,
charming and friendly.
Media Contact: Robert F. Henderson
Orleans Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 9
Orleans, IN 47452-0009