Carnival Events

Pride Weekend!  April 3 – 4  |  7pm – 2am


It’s the sensation of the century!

Welcome to The Spring Carnival!

Step right up, step right up!  You’re about to behold a sight so enormous, so amazing, so utterly wondrous, that we urge any persons who are easily excited, hysterical, or who are quickly aroused, to save the date – TODAY – for RipplePHX’s award-nominated event of the season – The Spring Carnival!  Witness a spectacle built entirely for your entertainment!

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, April 3rd and Saturday, Saturday, April 4th!

Fun for the entire rainbow-family – supporting HIV programs and other local nonprofits 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, January 31
7:00 pm – 2:00 am

Saturday, February 1
7:00 pm – 2:00 am


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

Wondrous Surprises!

Catch your favorite local performers and live entertainment hitting the Sideshow Stage for pop-up performances every half hour!

The Spring Sideshow Lineup:


Dazzle Your Mouth!

Open-wide and swallow something delicious from Stacy’s Food Truck & Grill!  Street Tacos, Burgers, Nachos, Apps and more!

And, NEW for 2020 – Visit all four of our new “Munchieville Snack Carts” where you can use your Game & Food Tickets to pick up some classic snacks!  Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Weiners and more!

You’ll want to wash all that goodness down with a cocktail or wintery-cold beer from the Carnival Bar!

Winter Food and Drink Specials Coming Soon!

Just a Prick!

From the Ticket Booth, register for FREE, Rapid HIV Testing to update your status in just a few minutes!  Step right up and get the finger-stick right away!

Confidential results provided by one of these Patient Navigators who can help you with HIV Treatment or PrEP prevention!

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!

Slay Your Play!

In addition to supporting RipplePHX’s Programs and Services, 25% of the proceeds from ticket sales go directly to amazing organizations doing incredible things in our community!

Thank you to our Sponsors!