California Carnival coming to Truckee |

California Carnival coming to Truckee

TAHOE/TRUCKEE, Calif. — The California Carnival will be held July 24-28 in at the Truckee River Regional Park rodeo parking lot off Highway 267.

A portion of all ticket sales benefit Tahoe’s Connection for Families. Every year, the Truckee Carnival features a Ferris wheel, fun house, giant slide, roller coaster, and midway games. There are rides designed for the 2 to 4-year-old age group as well.

Hours will be Wednesday, 5-10 p.m.; Thursday, 4-10 p.m.; Friday, 4-11 p.m.; Saturday, noon-11 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-10 p.m.

The cost is $20 for an unlimited rides wristband if purchased in advance for an advance sale ride coupon you may turn in for an unlimited rides wristband or a sheet of 30 ride tickets at the Carnival ticket booth. Buying wristbands on site at the Carnival will cost $30. In addition to savings, Tahoe’s Connection for Families nets a higher percentage on all advance sales.

Coupons are on sale at Safeway in Truckee and Tahoe’s Connection for Families located at 761 Northwood Blvd., in Incline Village.

Tahoe’s Connections for Families (TCF), is a nonprofit organization that offers parenting education and early childhood development programs for families with infants and toddlers up to pre-school. TCF provides families the building blocks to develop their young children’s individual potential and future success through education and structured developmental play.

Contact Tahoe’s Connection for Families at 775-832-8230 or visit for information.

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