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Pocono Mountain Carnival
July 8 - July 13Free event admission. Ride cost varies.
This 93rd annual family-friendly event features midway rides for all ages, live music, Wednesday night fireworks, carnival games, nightly cash bingo, raffles including a $30,000 cash prize, and a variety of fair food including the annual Beef Roast Night on Saturday.
There is no charge for admission to the event, which is presented by the Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company.
Live music highlights will include Kartune (Monday), Who Knows Band (Tuesday), Tommy Guns Band (Wednesday), Acoustic Pursuit (6 pm Thursday), Tracksuit Panda (9 pm Thursday), Southbound (Friday), Mostly Jazz Trio (3 pm Saturday) and McWilliams Brothers Band (7 pm Saturday). Visit PoconoCarnival.com for entertainment schedule updates.
Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $30 for 20 tickets, or $60 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.)
On Monday, each ride on the midway is only 1 ticket per rider. On Thursday, every ride is reduced by 1 ticket.
Carnival hours are 6 to 11 pm Monday – Friday and 1 to 11 pm on Saturday. For more information, call 866-666-3247.