Carnival Rides Listing

Vertigo

The brand new 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.

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 48″

TurboForce

Not for the faint-hearted. Riders are taken for a 70 mph ‘spin’ at the ends of a whirling arm that takes them 140 ft. in the air and sends them hurtling towards earth in an arc generating forces 3 times the pull of gravity. Features upside-down free-flipping action.

Coupons: $15 or Wristband + 6 coupons
Height to Ride Alone: 58″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 58″

Footloose

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.

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 54″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 54″

Fireball

A midway favorite, the Fireball, 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.

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 54″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 54″

Spin Out

The Spin Out is one of the most exciting rides on the midway. Made in England it stands 45 feet high and has 6 – 4 passenger seats.  Passengers sit in one of four seats on the outside edge of the ride.  As the Spin Out begins to rise six sets of seats begin to spin.  Up, down and around passengers thrill to the sight and feel of Spin Out.  There are only 8 Spinouts on traveling carnivals in the United States.

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 52″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 52″

Big Top Funhouse

This circus themed funhouse will hypnotize patrons with its beautiful color changing LED light show and newly painted scenery. Enjoy an upper deck view of the midway on the second story once maneuvering the air tricks and the spinning steps. With so many tricks to master, including a roller floor, treadmill, ladder steps and surprising air fans, it will take days to master this funhouse!

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 48″

*No open-toed shoes

Giant Scooters

A new innovation on a traditional ride, our Scooters are state-of-the-art. 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, available only through Butler Amusements.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 54″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 54″

 

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. The Giant Wheel is more of a showcase than ever! Recently equipped with a brand new LED lighting package, the wheel uses less energy and produces a magnificent light show!

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 18 years and older
Height to Ride with an Adult: 48″

*No single riders

 

Starship 3000

The lights and excitement of the midway literally become a blur as Starship 3000 sweeps you off of your feet. Spinning at 24 RPM, The Starship uses centrifugal force to float the passengers off the floor, giving them the feeling of weightlessness. All aboard this 45-person capacity Starship for one wild ride.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 48″

 

Pole Position Coaster

The Giant Pole Position Spinning Roller Coaster is Fabbri Groups first spinning coaster delivered to a North America. This Italian made, world class coaster is composed of three levels, with the very top measuring 55 feet high. Each of the five coaster cars are painted just like racing cars and holds four passengers. This is not an ordinary coaster. The ride will also have extra sound effects to dramatize when the car goes around a corner or gains in elevation. Riders hold on tight while the car gently climbs to the  very top, after a moment of anticipation riders experience a free fall while the car itself actually spins  while maneuvering along the track. A superior coaster experience!

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 52″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 52″

 

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.

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 55″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 55″

*No Single Riders

 

Eagle 16

A staple of the American Midway, this 16-seat ferris wheel has eight front facing cars holding two riders in each.  It offers both a gentle ride around the 360-degree vertical circle and a thrilling view, as riders are lifted high above the ground and able to see for miles.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

 

Music Express

This sleigh ride of grandiose proportions is a four trailer ride which welcomes riders for an exciting spin, travelling forward, and around then traveling backwards while negotiating an undulating path to add to the excitement. Its unusual size, unforgettable scenery, lights, music and ride make being whisked around and around fun and exciting!

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 42″

 

Scrambler

Zig and zag your way to an amazing time on the Scrambler. Families delight as they spin in two directions at the same time. The Scrambler has 12 seats each seat capable of holding 3 people. The main frame spins as each arm of seats spins independently, creating a feeling of funky flight. The Scrambler also features Deluxe Lighting and programmed incandescent “Ultra Lights.”

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 48″

 

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!

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 48″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 42″

 

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.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 56″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

*From Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

 

Evolution

When it comes to Super Spectacular rides, the biggest and the best is the Evolution!  A circle of seats, with riders held fast by a unique restraint system, begins to rotate.  At once, the entire platform begins to rise to a height of over 150 feet.  While the platform continues to rotate the ride gently descends downward, only to repeat the process.  Equipped with special effects of smoke and flashing lights, the Evolution is as exciting to watch as it is to ride!

Coupons: 5
Height to Ride Alone: 52″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 52″

 

Balloon Samba

Manufactured in Italy, this kids ride features hot air balloon carriages and is truly a marvel to look at. The bright lights make it especially magnificent to look at during the evening. The Balloon Samba seats32 children in  6 air balloons. Fluffy white cloud cut-outs and bright, smiling suns grace the safety barrier and give kids the illusion of floating up in the sky.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

*From Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

Bigfoot 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!

Coupons: 4
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.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

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.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36″
Height to Ride with an Adult: N/A

*Adults Cannot Ride

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.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

Lolli Swing

Enjoy all of the fun of the sweet colors and savory sensation of a lollipop without the calories and sugar! This brightly colored ride has 16 swings decorated with large swirl lollipops and lights. The centerpiece is a large clown complete with a red nose and floppy shoes.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

Tom 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.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 32″
Height to Ride with an Adult: N/A

*Adults Cannot Ride

Toon Town

This is your chance to see what it’s like to live in the wacky world of your favorite cartoons. Toon Town attracts kids and adults of all ages on a walk through a funhouse with many exciting obstacles. Toon Town also has a video camera set up on the inside that the kids can stand in front of and they will appear on the screen on the front of the ride for all to see.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

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!

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 30″
Height to Ride with an Adult: N/A

*Adults Cannot Ride, Weight Limit 120 lbs

Dinos

The Dino ride features dinosaurs and elephants characters that hold riders. The entire ride circles while each character moves up and down. A gentle ride for children to enjoy!

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: N/A

*Adults Cannot Ride, From Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

Jeeps

Young kids are sure to get a thrill from these adorable 4×4 jeeps which travel in a circle under a shade umbrella. Complete with small jumps and honking horns these mini Jeeps are a great first ride for kids. This ride was purchased from Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch in the Fall of 2008.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36″
Height to Ride with an Adult: N/A

*Adults Cannot Ride, From Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch

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!

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 44″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

State Fair Slide

The State fair 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.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 42″

*No lap riding or hand holding

Looney 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.

Coupons: 3
Height to Ride Alone: 36″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

NEW Kite Flyer

Kite Flyer is an unusual amusement ride where, instead of sitting, 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”.

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 42″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 42″

NEW 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 into the Zombie Carnival. Complete darkness awaits riders as their carriage navigates twists and turns. Only the bravest return from the Zombie Carnival!

Coupons: 4
Height to Ride Alone: 36″
Height to Ride with an Adult: 36″

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