St. Joseph School Carnival

The 5th annual St. Joseph School Carnival, Nov. 2-5 in Bradenton, FL, will feature exciting midway rides for all ages from kiddie rides to thrill rides, live entertainment, Kids Zone fun, carnival games, bingo and a variety of tasty festival fare, from carnival classics to Italian favorites, desserts, beer and wine.

St. Joseph School Carnival entertainment highlights will include Celtic Irish dancers (4:30 pm Friday), Actual Bank Robbers concert (6-10 pm Friday) and the Hatley Band (6-10 pm Saturday).

The event will again be Honoring Our Heroes with special ceremonies for Active Duty Military & Veterans on Friday, Law Enforcement on Saturday, and Fire/EMS personnel on Sunday, as well as free priority parking and a free combo meal at the school concession booth for each honoree and up to three family members. (Appropriate agency or military ID is required.)

Carnival admission is free. Priority parking is $5. Unlimited ride wristbands are $30. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. Rides take 3 or more tickets each.

Visit DreamlandAmusements.com for $5 coupon savings on ride wristbands and 50-ticket Super Saver Family Packs.

Carnival hours are 5 to 10 pm Thursday, 3 to 11 pm Friday and Saturday, and 3 to 8 pm Sunday at St. Joseph Catholic School at 2990 26th Street West.

For more information, call Dreamland Amusements at 866-666-3247, or visit SJScarnival.org for the entertainment schedule and presale discounts.