Carnival Events

All Weekend Long!

Friday, May 10th – Sunday May 12th


It’s the sensation of the century!

Welcome to The Spring Carnival!

You’re about to behold a sight so enormous, so amazing, so utterly wondrous, that we urge any persons who are easily excited or hysterical, who dream big, or who are quickly aroused, to save the date – TODAY – for RipplePHX’s special encore event – The Spring Carnival!  Witness a spectacle built by people right here in your backyard – entirely for you!  Feel free to explore if you must!

Step right up, step right up!  Games, prizes, and sideshows galore!  Everyone’s a winner, everyone gets a peek!  That’s right! You, too, can be one of the first – EVER – to see such an amazing sight! Join us, at the world-renowned Stacy’s @ Melrose, for a FULL weekend, jam-packed with sideshow attractions, dazzling entertainers, glittering lights, mouth-watering delights, thrilling amusements and spectacles galore – Friday, May 10th through Sunday, May 12th!

Fun for the entire rainbow-family – supporting HIV programs and services in YOUR community! The greatest show in all of Phoenix, don’t miss this weekend FILLED with curiosities, excitement, love and shenanigans!

Check out Photos from The Winter Carnival!

The World’s Greatest Attractions!

Dates & Times:

Friday, May 10 @
7:00 pm – 2:00 am

Saturday, May 11 @
7:00 pm – 2:00 am

Sunday, May 12 @
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


Stacy’s @ Melrose
4343 N 7th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85013

Slay Your Play!

Slay never-seen-before updates of your favorite carnival games, including:

100% of the proceeds from ticket sales go directly back to RipplePHX’s Programs and Services for the community!

Show-Stopping Performances!

Watch as the sensational Pandora DeStrange astounds you as she takes the stage under the Big Top with her mysterious movements and troupe of entertainers!

Friday’s Lineup:

Saturday’s Lineup:
To be announced

Wondrous Surprises!

Catch your favorite local performers hit the Sideshow Pop-Up Stage every half hour! Hosted by Phoenix’s Greatest Showman, Christopher Tong!

Friday’s Lineup:

Saturday’s Lineup:

Everyone’s a Winner!

Grab your tickets and try your luck at the most exciting carnival games where everyone’s a winner!  From buttons, keychains, stuffed animals, headphones, lube and big screen TVs, the more you play, the more you can win!

Two lucky people just like you will win BIG in raffles filled with exotic prizes that you can’t get anywhere else! The more tickets you enter, the bigger chance you have to win!

100% of the proceeds from ticket sales go directly back to RipplePHX’s Programs and Services for the community!

Dazzle Your Mouth!

Open wide and swallow something delicious from the all-new Stacy’s Grill!

Corn Dogs
Hot Dogs
Fried Candy Bars
Fried Ice Cream Bars

Then, you’ll want to wash it down with Stacy’s thirst-quenching drink specials all weekend long!

Mexican Candy Shot
Jelly Donut Shot
Cotton Candy Shot
Cinnamon Crunch Shot
Jolly Rancher Shot

Just 1 Minute!

From the ticket booth, you’ll be able to register for FREE Rapid HIV Testing where you can update your status in one quick minute!

Learn more about the RipplePHX Testing POD here!

Merch! Merch! Merch!

Grab some Badass Gear from your favorite local screen printer, Ruben Gonzalez, from Eleventh Monk3y!  Whether you’re a BEAST or love life under a BIG TOP, get your one-of-a-kind Carnival shirt here!

Printed right in front of your very eyes, $10 from the sale of every T-shirt goes to buy an HIV Test for someone in our community!

Thank you to our Sponsors!