Eastchester Columbus Day Carnival and Parade

Fri Oct 8, 2021
Various times
All ages
Parade and carnival admission FREE; $30 wristband for carnival rides (Sat & Sun 1-7pm; Single Ticket: $1.50; Sheet Of 22 Tickets: $30.00; Sheet Of 48 Tickets: $60.00 (rides require 2-3 tickets)

Eastchester goes all out Columbus Day weekend, with a four-day carnival, a holiday parade, and more. The carnival features lots of rides for all ages, games with prizes, vendors and exhibitors, and food. Time your visit around the schedule of live music, fireworks, and more. 

The schedule (subject to change; confirm directly with the event organizer) is as follows:

  • Friday - Carnival 6-11pm; DJ dance party 7-11pm
  • Saturday - Carnival 1-11pm; live band 6pm. Wristbands 1-7pm $30. Homemade wine contest for the adults at 7pm
  • Sunday - Carnival 1-11pm. Wristbands 1-7pm for $30. Columbus Day parade starts at 3:30pm, stepping off from the Immaculate Conception School. Music at 6pm; fireworks at 8:30pm.
  • Monday - Carnival 1-6pm 

Free parking in the adjacent Vernon Hills shopping center parking lot.


** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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