Mt Olive Carnival 2018


Carnival Times & Dates:

Wednesday, July 11  6:00pm to 11:00pm

Thursday, July 12       6:00pm to 11:00pm

Friday, July 13              6:00pm to Midnight

Saturday, July 14        3:00pm to Midnight(fireworks 9:15pm)

Sunday, July 15            3:00pm to 8:00pm

Where & How to Park:

  • ONLY Handicapped parking will be allowed in the entrance of Turkey Brook Park. Proper tags required.
  • The Dog Park will be CLOSED from Wednesday, July 11 – Monday, July 16
  • No vehicles will be allowed in Turkey Brook Park after 3:00pm Wed, Thu & Fri and Noon on Sat & Sun.
  • All sports fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, and Mount Playmore and Pirate’s Cove  will be closed as of 7pm , Tuesday July 10 and will remain closed  until Monday July 16.

All Parking Lots will be staffed by the Wildland Fire Fighters Association Sections 3, 6, 7-8.

There is a $5 fee per car per night 

Parking Option #1: Chester M Stephens School, Sunset Drive, Budd Lake

Parking Option #2: Rear of Turkey Brook Park, accessed via the Lacrosse entrance to Turkey Brook Park.

Saturday Night Option #3: Mt Olive High School. Shuttle buses to Turkey Brook will run 7:00pm to 12am.


Sunset Drive  –  Carson Road  –  Washington Street  – Wynwood Road  – Chelsea Drive – Marlyn Terrace – Clinton Avenue – Flanders Road

Drop Off & Pick Up:

If you are dropping off your children and picking them up later, please come to the front of Turkey Brook Park. Drop Off and Pick Up will be on Flanders Road in front of Seward’s Mansion. There are signs marking the are and MOPD will be present to monitor. You will turn around just beyond the rock at the Turkey Brook Entrance. There is NO PARKING in this location. You must unload and load quickly to prevent a back up of cars.

Admission & Tickets:

  • There is no admission fee to enter the Mount Olive Carnival grounds
  • Unlimited Ride Wristbands will be available at the Ticket Booths Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Sunday for $35
  • The Ticket Booth will ONLY sell tickets on Saturday night.
  • 1.25 each/26 for 30.00/55 for 60.00. Rides take between 3-5 tickets each
  • If you pre-purchased wristband vouchers you may use them on Saturday night.
  • If you pre-purchased wristband vouchers  from Recreation and did not pick By July 11, 12 noon, we will have them in the Recreation Shed at the carnival entrance (nearest to Loop Road).

Vendors :

* Vendors will be on site Friday -Sunday

Food :

Along with your favorite Carnival foods the following vendors

Live Bands  :

Come enjoy live music by your favorite local bands Friday -Sunday

Friday Night:

6:30pm – 7:30pm         Andrew Lobby

8:00pm – 9:30pm         3 Daze Til Sunday

10:00pm – 12:00am  The Other Guys

Saturday Night 

3:30pm – 5:30pm          Rick Barth

6:00pm – 7:30pm           Found Vegas

8:30pm – 12am              Castle

Sunday : Various performances starting at 3pm

4:00pm      Flanders Martial Arts Demo

7:00pm       DJ E-GO

Beer Garden   :

Budd Lake Rescue squad will be running the Beer Garden from Friday – Sunday. 21+ ONLY , ID required



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