We are extremely sad to announce that due to weather Family Carnival is cancelled this year.  This decision is for the safety of our guests, volunteers, staff, and vendors.  We look forward to providing this event for you next year.  Due to unforeseen circumstances, there is no rain date for this event. 

CANCELLED due to weather

29th Annual Family Carnival

Saturday, April 23, 2022

1pm - 4pm

Rhatigan Student Center East Courtyard

What better way to spend a nice, Spring day?!  Join us at the Rhatigan Student Center East Courtyard on Saturday, April 23, 2022 for a day of fun for the whole family.  Enjoy a variety of carnival games, a petting zoo, inflatables, food trucks, facepainting, cotton candy, and more!  

Free Admission. Carnival game and attraction tickets available for purchase upon arrival.  Cash only.  

See ad below for special offer!

Activities and Attractions

Free Activities: Petting Zoo, Button Making Craft, Balloon Artists, Color Craft Station, Bubble Fun Tent, Face Painting, Giant Jenga

Ticketed Activities with prize (2-4 tickets): Plinko, Ring Toss, Bag Toss, Can Knock Down, Matching Game, Soccer Shoot Out, Basketball Shoot Out, Ducky Match, Kickball Target, 10 foot Inflatable Slide, Batter Up, Tropical Bouncy House

Concessions (2-4 tickets)

Food Trucks (food for purchase)

Tickets and Pricing

Admission to this event is free. Many of the activities and events are free for participants but some tickets are necessary for the more interactive attractions we offer. The following is intended to give you an idea of the cost associated with the this program.  

All tickets must be paid for in cash at the check-in station

1 Ticket -- $.25 or

5 Tickets -- $1.00


Are you a WSU student, faculty, or staff who's interested in volunteering for this event? Sign Up here:  Volunteer Sign Up Form


This event is sponsored by the Student Activities Council and the Office of Adult Learning.  

To learn more about the Student Activities Council visit their website here:

Student Activities Council Website

For more information about the Office of Adult Learning head to:

Office of Adult Learning Website


Show this coupon at check in to redeem 5 free tickets per child!!

Limit one coupon per family