Looking for something fun to do with the kiddos on this second-to-last summer weekend? Check out the 8th annual St. Helen School Carnival. We've attended in the past and my kiddos loved it. The Carnival will take place on Augusta Blvd. between Western Ave. and Oakley Blvd. from Friday, August 24th through Sunday, August 26th, 2012.
The family-friendly carnival will feature rides; Eastern European, Latin, and American music; children's entertainment; food concessions; and a beer garden. Unlimited ride wristbands for the entire three days are available at the school for $45.00. Saturday afternoon wristbands are available for $25.00 for unlimited rides between the hours of Noon - 4:00p.m.
Carnival Hours of Operation
- Friday, August 24th: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
- Saturday, August 25th: 12:00pm - 10:00pm
- Sunday, August 26th: 12:00pm - 9:00pm
The event features children's activities on Saturday and Sunday from noon-3:00 p.m.. The activities will be located near the entrance of the beer garden. Our check out the event page for a complete list of everything that is going on each day!
All proceeds from the food, beverage, snow cone and beer sales within the school parking lot and 40% of the carnival ride revenue will be used to keep St. Helen's (recognized as one of 25 top nonpublic elementary schools in the Chicago) excellent educational program affordable to families of all backgrounds and sizes.