Carnival

Fast & Easy, when visiting the Carnival, rides and games are cashless, but you may purchase tickets and wristbands with cash or credit cards in the Carnival areas, here’s how:

  1. Purchase unlimited ride wristbands or individual tickets at the Carnival Ticket Booths.
  2. Purchase reloadable ride and game cards at the Carnival Kiosks.

Carnival Hours

Monday – Friday – 3pm to close
Saturday and Sunday – 10am to close

Subject to change*

Spectacular Rides


Mega Flip

The Mega FLIP, from Holland, lifts riders high into the air, 24 at a time. As the main boom swings back and forth, the base of six groups of seats begin to spin, giving the passengers a feeling of weightlessness while they soar through the air with their feet swinging free! This ride creates a thrilling, unforgettable experience for its riders and provides a spectacular show.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Quasar

This fast paced thrill ride holds two passengers per car. Secured by a lap bar the ride spins and the main arm raises the center of the wheel creating a unique undulating sensation for each of the cars.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Giant Scooters

A new innovation on a traditional ride, our Scooters are an original. Riders, seated in their “cars” begin a trip over a rectangular floor, bumping and dodging other drivers in their way! Coupled with the thrill of the ride is a light show, TV videos visible around the center of the platform, music and more special effects at night! The Scooters are a custom-built attraction – the first in the United States.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Viper

A colossal ride with a brilliant green snake theme will take riders on a whirlwind journey. The large arm across the entire top of the ride tilts and spins. At each end of the giant arm are two clusters holding two part seating which spin independently as well. The open air design allows riders to experience spectacular twirling views. The Viper seats 24 passengers and uses state of the art shoulder bars.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 44″

Height to ride with an adult: 44″


Dino Tour Funhouse

Take a trip to the Jurassic period in this themed funhouse. Thousands of marquee lights will hypnotize patrons with beautiful, color-changing LED lights and newly painted scenery. Enjoy an upper deck view of the midway on the second story after maneuvering the air tricks and the spinning steps. With so many tricks to master – a roller floor, treadmill, ladder steps and surprising air fans – you’ll want to ride it again and again

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Himalaya

You won’t have to make the trek to the snowy slopes of the Swiss Alps to experience the rush of a toboggan ride. See the Fair in a blur as the fabulous Himalaya takes you on an up-down-around trip faster and faster, then backward too.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Mardi Gras

Celebrate one of America’s brightest and boldest holidays without having to travel far. The Mardi Gras is a self-contained celebration of the famed New Orleans Holiday. Two stories of exciting mirror mazes, moving escalators, music and lights combine for thrills, inside and out – day or night!

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Pirates of the Midway

Thrill-seekers have touted this ride as one of the Midway’s “craziest!” On the Footloose the ride’s two gigantic arms loop counter-clockwise to each other, turning completely upside down. Riders are secured by over the shoulder harnesses while their legs dangle free in the open air. This ride is sure to thrill even the bravest of riders.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Crazy Train

Buckle your seatbelts; this is going to be one crazy train ride! Passengers board the Crazy Train, two to a seat, and after the doors close, the train begins to move down the track. But this is no ordinary train ride as suddenly, the entire track starts to revolve! The train continues on, upside down and then just as it recovers, the track continues revolving. As exciting to watch as it is to ride, the Crazy Train guarantees excitement.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Turbo

Not for the faint-hearted. Riders are taken for a 70 mph ‘spin’ at the ends of a whirling arm that takes them 120 ft. in the air and sends them hurtling towards earth in an arc generating forces three times the pull of gravity. Features upside-down free-flipping action.

7 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 59″

Height to ride with an adult: 59″


Giant Wheel

A towering tradition of Butler Amusements, the majestic Giant Wheel dominates the Midway day and night, offering patrons a sweeping view from a height of nearly 100 feet! Passengers are seated in separate gondolas and then whisked smoothly over the top and down again, reminiscent of the Ferris Wheel. The Giant Wheel is a pleasant ride for the entire family.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 18 years or older

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Ring Of Fire

Love of the Midway is a burnin’ thing, and in this case, it makes a fiery ring. On the Ring of Fire passengers are firmly secured in their seats within a train of cars and are taken on a journey that circumnavigates the inside of a ‘ring of fire’. The train pauses only once at the top before cascading down the track backwards! The Ring of Fire is a spectacular ride just for teens and adults.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Wave Swinger

The German Wave Swinger is a work of art, combining the traditional swing ride with lavish, hand painted scenery. The Wave Swinger lifts riders slowly from the platform and then proceeds to take them on a leisurely ride, tilting one way and another to add to the excitement. Its unusual size, unforgettable scenery, lights, music and ride make the Wave Swinger a Butler Amusements classic.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 44″

Height to ride with an adult: 44″


State Fair Slide

The Slide is a ride for the whole family. It towers 35 feet high and has hills to slide down. Fairgoers of any age enjoy the thrill of our slide as they sail down the undulating path. Passengers climb a stairway, higher and higher to the top of the slide and then laugh and scream with delight as they sail to the bottom.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Orbiter

The orbiter has five arms with a cluster of three pairs of seats at the end of each one. During the ride, arms spin around the central axis whilst being lifted up and down. At the same time the seat clusters are lifted 90 degrees and spin around the axis of the arm they are connected to. The Orbiter is a thrilling ride with a spectacular show of lights.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 52″

Height to ride with an adult: 52″


Tilt A Whirl

Round and round they go and where they stop, nobody knows! An old favorite that has thrilled and excited patrons for generations, the Tilt-A-Whirl is a swirling experience for teens and adults. Separate cars rotate individually as the entire ride revolves up, down and around!

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Sky Ride

Get the best view of the fair on the Sky Ride. Each seat holds up to three persons and riders are carried high into the tree canopy for a relaxing ride and a bird’s eye view of the fairgrounds from one end of the grounds to the other.

$6 for an Unlimited Daily Pass

Height to ride alone: 42”

Height to ride with an adult: 36”


Inversion

The Inversion features a tripod of passenger seats which can hold a total of 12 passengers. The main arm of the ride swings side to side like a pendulum then swings to invert passengers completely around and upside down. The inversion can reach a height of nearly 80 feet.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 55″

Height to ride with an adult: 55″


Vertigo

The A.R.M Vertigo towers over the midway at 100 feet in height and seats twenty-four passengers. Each seat holds two riders who are secured by a lap restraint. Once the ride begins, the entire center twists in a circular motion. Riders enjoy a swinging sensation as the entire center track lifts up slowly until reaching the top of the ride. Once the swing ride reaches the top it begins to slowly swing in a descent.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


1001 Nachts

Our European 1001 Nachts ride is a spectacular bright ride on the midway and is a thrill to fairgoers. It is a platform ride that goes completely up and over in a circular fashion as riders leave their stomach behind. This colorful attraction is also energy efficient as it has been equipped with state-of-the art LED bulbs.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Grand Carousel

For decades, audiences have been awed by the beautifully handcrafted majesty of the Carousel. To witness The Grand Carousel is to see this piece of Americana in all its glory. This 38 foot Carousel features 36 jumping horses, and 2 chariots. Parents and children create memories while they enjoy the sights and sounds of this beautiful ride together!

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 32″


Alien Invasion

The lights and excitement of the Carnival Midway become a blur when the Alien Invasion sweeps you off of your feet. Spinning at 24 RPM, the Alien Invasion uses centrifugal force to float the passengers off the floor – giving a feeling of weightlessness. All aboard the 45-person capacity Alien Invasion – it is one wild ride.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Zipper

The Zipper has been one of the Midway’s most recognizable attractions for years, providing thrills to riders from teens to adults. There’s more spinning going on with the Zipper than an out of control top. While the ‘cages’ holding two passengers each rise and descend on a tower boom, each spins independently and the entire boom turns, too. Three times the action, backed by spectacular lighting bringing them back for more.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 54″

Height to ride with an adult: 54″


Ex-Scream Coaster

Up, down and around! Passengers enjoy the Ex Scream Machine coaster! Standing at 48 1/2 feet tall, it has 6 cars each capable of holding up to 4 people. A ride for teens and adults, the Ex Scream Machine sends riders on a thrilling trip over the tracks – curving, rising and descending – a journey for the bravest.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Zombie Carnival

Passengers are invited to climb aboard carriages which seat two passengers at a time. When the operator engages the ride, passengers creep along a winding track which takes them inside the mysteries of the Zombie Carnival. Complete darkness awaits riders as their carriage navigates twists and turns.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Super Shot Drop Tower

The world-class Super Shot Drop Tower is one of the most popular rides. Unlike any other ride on the midway, the Super Shot brings a new dimension of thrills to carnival goers. Twelve passengers are loaded into each circular passenger station. Over the shoulder harnesses secure patrons while they are gently lifted up the 90 foot tower. Once the passenger station reaches the top, it is released in an accelerated freefall and riders experience G-Forces in excess of 3½ times normal. Riders are then cushioned by a magnetic braking system stopping the station before it reaches the base of the tower.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Freak Out

The Freak Out Towers at 70 feet, and seats 16 persons taking them on a thrilling journey into the sky! Passengers are secured by over the shoulder harnesses as they dangle in expectation. Once the ride begins the seats slowly rotate as the entire boom begins to swing horizontally. Passengers swing over the midway directly overhead of those watching from the front of the ride. The ride climax is reached as the boom reaches a height of over 40 feet in the air while the passenger seats rotate.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 47″

Height to ride with an adult: 47″

Family & Kids Rides


Big Foot Trucks

The Bigfoot Trucks are an all-time favorite of the kiddies featuring mini-monster trucks. The children feel as if they are driving around the track. Mom and Dad can even ride in the back!

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Chopper Hopper

Kids of all ages can swirl and twirl through the air like a chopper flying daredevil. The Chopper Hopper is a family ride and boasts eight cartoon themed helicopters. Each helicopter holds four passengers and is large enough to accommodate children as well as adults. The helicopters move up and down the center pole and riders control the spinning action with a push of a button.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Kite Flyer

The Kite Flyer is an unusual amusement ride where passengers lie horizontally within the frame of colorful gliders. After riders are buckled in, the ride begins to turn and then rises in the air for a thrilling, soaring sensation before gently gliding back to “Earth.”

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Pirate Jet

The Pirate Jet is the first of its kind in the U.S. Passengers climb aboard and join an armada of six pirate ships each capable of holding four children or one adult and two children per ship while they gently rotate around a central friendly pirate character. Each ship sails up and down simulating a trip on the high seas!

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Kid Wheel

The Kid Wheel is a mini Ferris wheel. Each seat holds two children and riders are taken on a gentle ride in the air. This is a great ride for kids to enjoy before graduating up to the Giant Wheel with their parents.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 52″

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Wacky Worm Coaster

The Wacky Worm coaster is designed for the whole family. This two level family roller coaster is a great way for the entire family to enjoy the carnival. This brightly painted worm, surrounded by flower cup lights, is a charming addition to the Midway.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Roadsters

Get your little motor runnin’ on this high-octane kiddy ride. The Roadsters is an umbrella ride with mini classic cars to ride in which travel in a 360 degree rotation. This ride will bring out the little grease monkey in any child!

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36-54″

Height to ride with an adult: N/A


Dragon Wagon

The Dragon Wagon is a kid size coaster. Riders travel in an undulating circle around a raised track. The coaster cars are themed like a dragon and each section of its body hold two passengers.

3 Tickets

Minimum height: 48″

Max height: 56″


Crown Merry Go Round

This 36 foot Americana Themed Carousel features 30 jumping horses, and 2 chariots for a total capacity of 38 adults or 42 children.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Wacky Shack Funhouse

This walkthrough funhouse is filled with thrills that test the riders’ dexterity. Seesaw steps, air tricks and a tumbler exit will keep patrons coming back for more.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Wacky Tracks Funhouse

Wacky Tracks is a walk through funhouse with many exciting obstacles. Themed as a cartoon train station, kids will want to experience this fun house again and again.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Firehouse

The Firehouse is an all-time favorite for little ones and fun for the whole family. Featuring walk through punching bags, a cargo net climb and many more features, the Firehouse will keep young visitors coming back for more.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 32-56″

Height to ride with an adult: N/A


Scrambler

Zig and zag your way to an amazing time on the Scrambler. Spinning in two directions at the same time is pure fun! The main frame spins as each arm spins independently, creating a feeling of funky flight. The Scrambler has 12 seats each seat capable of holding three people.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 48″

Height to ride with an adult: 48″


Wet Boat Ride

This kid ride features individual mini boats that float in water along a circular path. A great carnival ride for first timers!

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 30-48″

Height to ride with an adult: N/A


Jumping Jungle Funhouse

The Jumping Jungle Funhouse is a walk through funhouse with a wild twist. Patrons can enjoy scenes from the jungle while negotiating obstacles. Unusual sights and sounds mixed with classic funhouse tricks makes the Jumping Jungle fun for the entire family. The beautiful scenery and two stories of fun will attract all funhouse enthusiasts.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Jet Ski

Get your little motor runnin’ on this high-octane kiddy ride. The Jet Ski is an umbrella ride with mini water craft to ride in which travel in a 360 degree rotation. This ride will bring out the wave jumper in any child!

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36-54″

Height to ride with an adult: N/A


Century Wheel

Towering 67 feet, the Century Wheel is sure to offer spectacular views of Carnival Midway. Each gondola seat is capable of carrying four adults or six children, allowing families to enjoy the ride together. More than 6,000 multicolored LED lights and 16 different computerized programs create kaleidoscopic effects for a spectacular light show.

5 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 18 years or older

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Jumping Jumbos

Adding yet another humorous touch to the Midway are Jumpin’ Jumbos. This cadre of eight comedic elephants rise into the air and then gently descend while rotating from a center tower.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Looner Tooter Train

All aboard! This fun-filled train trip for the whole family takes place in brightly colored cartoon-like cars. Passengers board the train at the station and with merry music, and bright scenery, the journey begins around a circular track. Fun for everyone is in store on the Looney Tooter.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Rock N Tug

Those who normally go with the flow are encouraged to rock the boat a little this year at the Fair. This little tug boat spins, dips and peaks like riding an ocean swell. The Rock N Tug seats approximately 20 individuals so parents can take to the high seas with their children.

4 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 42″


Tommy Kangaroo

Experience the graceful, gentle ride of a baby kangaroo carried in the safety of his mother’s pouch. Four Kangaroos welcome children and parents aboard for a smooth ride. Passengers sit inside each kangaroo and as the ride turns, each kangaroo slowly revolves as well.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 32″

Height to ride with an adult: 32″


Quad Runner

The Quad Runner is great for first time riders. Souped-up 4-wheelers seat two children each and travel in a circle.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36-50″

Height to ride with an adult: N/A


Frog Hopper

The Frog Hopper is a first of its kind, fully interactive family ride that is sure to be a hit amongst kids of all ages. The Frog Hopper combines stadium style seating with an adorable frog theme utilizing a unique, patent pending interactive bouncing motion.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 36″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″


Dizzy Dragons

On the Dizzy Dragon four magical dragons welcome children and parents aboard for a smooth ride. Passengers can move the ride at their own pace by turning a giant steering wheel inside the dragon’s belly spinning themselves round and round while the entire ride revolves as well. This ride is a great introduction for ride enthusiasts in training before stepping up to the Tilt A Whirl.

3 Tickets

Height to ride alone: 42″

Height to ride with an adult: 36″

General Rules & Rides Disclaimers

  • IT IS ALWAYS UP TO THE RIDE OPERATOR TO DECIDE IF IT IS SAFE FOR YOU TO RIDE 
  • No casts allowed on any ride, this includes, slings, brace, walking casts or walking boots, hard casts, soft casts
  • No intoxicated individuals on any ride
  • No pregnant persons
  • We cannot allow anyone with a pre-existing injury to ride carnival rides as it may aggravate the condition
  • Children under 36 inches cannot ride any carnival rides and children between 36-48 inches can only ride on selected rides
  • Infants are not allowed on carnival rides
  • All riders must have either a wristband or carnival coupons. Rides require 3-5 coupons each

Rides and rules are subject to change.