Carnival Events


Friday AND Saturday Night!

August 16th & 17th  |  7pm – 2am



FRIENDS AND COMRADES!  STEP RIGHT UP, STEP RIGHT UP!!!

It’s the sensation of the century!


Welcome to The Summer 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 award-nominated event – The Summer 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 few people across the entire planet to see such an amazing sight!  Join us, at the world-renowned Stacy’s @ Melrose, for a weekend jam-packed with sideshow attractions, dazzling entertainers, glittering lights, mouth-watering delights, thrilling amusements and spectacles galore – Friday, August 16th and Saturday, August 17th!

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


The World’s Greatest Attractions!

Dates & Times:

Friday, August 16
7:00 pm – 2:00 am

Saturday, August 17
7:00 pm – 2:00 am

Location:

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

Slay Your Play!

We’ve updated some of the most classic and iconic carnival games played on midways around the world with new and exciting games added to the lineup each season!

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

Show-Stopping Performances!

The sensational Pandora DeStrange will astound you as she takes The Big Top Stage with her parade of mysterious entertainers!

Friday’s Lineup:
To be announced

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:
To be announced

Saturday’s Lineup:
To be announced

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!

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

Summer Food and Drink Specials Coming Soon!

Just a Prick!

From the ticket booth, you’ll be able to register for FREE Rapid HIV Testing where you can update your status in just a few minutes!

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!


Some of our Favorite Moments


Thank you to our Sponsors!

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