1920’s Midway, Carnival Area Rentals
Bring the excitement of a carnival to your event! Wholesome fun for all ages – 1920’s style where you can ride the beautiful hand-carved horses on the carousel, soar to the heavens on the Ferris Wheel, and test yourself with our games of skill. Our costumed Interpreters will provide your guests with an experience of areal 1920s-style Midway.
Midway Exclusive Pricing: Charge for adults and children is the same. Confirmation of number of guests and payment per person must be made four weeks in advance of your exclusive Midway rental event.
This rental is available exclusively after public hours and during the summer season.
Capacity: Up to 400 (min 75 for a fully animated midway)
The 1920s Carousel
Ride on this 1920s style hand carved and painted work of art. Enclosed in a period pavilion, the large windows can be open for summer breezes or closed in inclement weather. The interior benches are a perfect place to relax and watch history roll by. There are indoor washrooms and the carousel is wheelchair accessible.
The newly refurbished “Big Eli” Ferris wheel is a great way to see the sights at Fort Edmonton Park. This ride contains 12 seats and is 13 meters (44 feet) high at its tallest point.
The Bug Ride
Little ones will enjoy sitting in a swing seat fashioned after their favourite bug. It’s a gentle pace for young fair goers.
A covered picnic area with up to 12 picnic tables is on the midway grounds, as well as a large tent that can hold additional guests and tables, both are included in the rental price. The tent seating arrangement is ‘as-is’ and cannot be modified.
Earn fabulous prizes playing one of the old-fashioned carnival games such as: the Hoopla Game; Plate Pitch; Spill the Milk; 3 Ball Game; the Milk Can Toss; Fish Pond and Roll Down. You can also test your strength at the High Striker.
* Summer only