August 31st - September 3rd
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Last Fling Carnival

All rides range from 2 to 6 tickets per person, and tickets can be purchased at Carnival Ticket Booths on Jackson Avenue.

$1.25 = 1 ticket
$5.00 = 4 tickets
$10.00 = 8 tickets
$20.00 = 16 tickets
$30.00 = 27 tickets*


Take advantage of Carnival Deal Days all weekend with unlimited rides during carnival hours for $30 per person, per day. 

Special Needs Day, Sponsored by Little Friends, is Sunday, September 2nd, from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Patrons with special needs will get exclusive, priority, no-wait seating with special wristband.  All participants must have a chaperone and wristbands are for special needs guests only. Park opens to the public at  10 a.m. and wristbands remain valid until 12 p.m. Please stop by the carnival ticket booth to pick up wristband starting at 9:30 AM.

NEW THIS YEAR: wristband for Special Needs patrons also includes free entry into Family Fun Land all day on Sunday, September 2, 2018.

A Carnival Mega Pass grants access to unlimited carnival rides throughout the entire weekend. These passes are available for purchase at select Jewel-Osco Stores . Select Jewel-Osco locations are: Naper Blvd & 75th Street, Ogden & Washington, Ogden & Aurora Road, and 95th Street & Route 59. Pre-event pricing is set to $49.99. Remaining passes will be sold at the carnival for $60. 


Days Carnival Hours of Operation Carnival Tickets Will Be Sold
Friday, August 31 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. 5 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 1 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. 10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 2 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. 10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
(Rides for special needs patrons: 10 a.m. - Noon)
Monday, September 3 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. 10 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.


*NOTE: Automated ticket machines will charge $1.25 per ticket regardless of bulk ticket rates. To take advantage of promotional pricing, please visit a manned ticket window.