Summer Carnival at Cal Expo starts today! July 16-25

Enjoy over 30 thrilling rides, midway games, and your favorite carnival food, funnel cakes.


Inversion, Turbo, Hawaiian, Express Giant Gondola, Wheel Wave, Swinger Mega Flip, Quasar Orbiter, Zippe rAnd MORE!Tons of game concessions with classic plush prizes and multiple Carnival food concessions selling hand-dipped corn dogs, cotton candy, funnel cakes, pizza, fried Oreos/Twinkies, Mexican style corn, and MORE!

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Thursday: 4 PM until 11 PM
Friday: 4 PM until Midnight
Saturday and Sunday: 11 AM until Midnight
Ride Tickets:$1 each
25 tickets for $23
80 tickets for $70
Rides require between 3-5 tickets each.


$5 per person (children 36” and under Free) ORUnlimited ride wristband purchase (includes admission)Unlimited ride wristbands, as well as ride tickets, are available for purchase only on-site.Unlimited ride wristbands are valid on the day purchased until 10 pm.Parking: $10