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Experience Kings Island like you never have before when myth and magic join together to create Grand Carnivale. Celebrate the sights, sounds, smells and tastes from cultures around the world including India, China, France, Germany and Spain, Indeed, the Grand Carnivale cultural celebration has something for everyone - from crafts and games, to delectable food and drink, to live music and astounding entertainment.
Take part in our Spectacle of Color interactive electric light parade, complete with dazzling floats, authentic music and mesmerizing street performers. And finally, top off the night at the Grand Carnivale Street Party, a magnificent party filled with international music, magic and merrymaking until the park closes.
Spectacle of Color Parade
Take in extraordinary sights and sounds of sparkling floats and extravagantly costumed performers during the Spectacle of Color parade hosted by the King of Carnivale. An electrifying musical score fills the air as marionettes, a larger-than-life elephant, Bollywood performers, a Jules Verne airship and more take to the street to delight park guests. Plus, activities and interactive experiences make this one parade you won't want to miss.
Carnivale Street Party
As the parade concludes, thunderous music builds to a crescendo and the King of Carnivale kicks off a Street Party filled with performers, an interactive dance party and more. The cultural event concludes with a breathtaking Carnivale farewell.