• HOURS:
  • Th: 4-8pm
  • F: 11am-5pm
  • Sat: 11am-5pm
  • Sun: Noon-5pm

Events

Join us for FAMILY FUN, 4-8:30 p.m., every THURSDAY!

ThursdayFamilyFunNightNew activities every week!

Want to create more good times with your kids? Have we got the place for you! Come to Silver Beach Carousel every Thursday from 4-8:30 p.m. You’ll build happy memories around a new theme each week (visit this site or Facebook for our latest plans). Play games. Make-and-take arts and crafts. And ride the carousel for only $1 (a 50% savings!).

So turn off the television. Shut down the computer. Gather up the kids, grandkids, cousins and friends – and play together at one of the happiest places on earth!

Upcoming Family Fun Night Themes 

FEBRUARY 9 – SWEET STUFF!  (Free cotton candy to first 100 visitors)
FEBRUARY 16 – ST. JUDE’S RADIOTHON ($10 donation to St. Jude’s gets 2 free ride tickets)   
FEBRUARY 23 – MARDI GRAS REVEL!  (wear any costume and get a free ride)

MARCH 2 – LEGO BUILDERS’ BASH  (plus free rides to builders who attend the party)
MARCH 9 – “TIME FOR SOME FUN” (Daylight Savings Time Change on Sunday, March 12 – White Rabbit/Alice in Wonderland)
MARCH 16 – WEARIN’ OF THE GREEN  (St. Patrick’s Celebration - free ride if you wear green) 
MARCH 23 – LIONS AND TIGERS AND BEARS – OH MY!  (First of three weeks of WIZARD OF OZ theme)
MARCH 30 – A HORSE OF A DIFFERENT COLOR!  (Second of three weeks of WIZARD OF OZ theme)

APRIL 6 – EMERALD CITY EXTRAVAGANZA!  (Third of three weeks of WIZARD OF OZ theme)
APRIL 13 – BUNNY HOP!
APRIL 20 – TBD      
APRIL 27 – GO FLY A KITE!

MAY 4 – “IF IT’S “B”, IT MUST BE BLOSSOMTIME!”  (BLOSSOMTIME THEME/BLOSSOMTIME HORSE)       
MAY 11 – “DOLLS AROUND THE WORLD” (Julie Smith/Doll Club Display)
MAY 18 – “FISHING FOR FUN IN ST. JOSEPH” - SJ 2017 PUBLIC ART PROJECT
MAY 25 – BUTTERFLY BONANZA! (Sarett Butterfly House/Live Animals)  

                      

Past Themes

SEPTEMBER 8 – A TOKEN OF OUR APPRECIATION (50-cent rides to welcome back local residents)
SEPTEMBER 15 – FINDING DORY (and riding Nemo!)
SEPTEMBER 22 – RIDE FOR THE CURE – fundraiser for cancer support and research (runs through the weekend)
SEPTEMBER 29 – RETRO TOYS FOR GIRLS AND BOYS!

OCTOBER 6 – OKTOBERFEST! Polka down to the Carousel to hear “Herr Ken” play his accordion! (free root beer)
OCTOBER 13 – IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN!
OCTOBER 20 – (Closed TO THE PUBLIC but open for the evening for “Little Black Dress”/Shadowland)
OCTOBER 27 – SCAREOUSEL! (John Dudley, magic tricks, free ride to anyone wearing a costume)

NOVEMBER 3 – “TROLLS AMONG US” – movie gift certificates to celebrate opening of Troll movie
NOVEMBER 10 – “LEST WE FORGET” – SALUTE TO VETERANS WEEKEND

NOVEMBER 17 – TALKIN’ TURKEY!
NOVEMBER 24 – (Carousel Closed for Thanksgiving) *** FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25 – LIVE REINDEER/SHADOWLAND

DECEMBER 1 – ALL ABOARD THE POLAR EXPRESS! (Wear your pajamas, get a free ride)
DECEMBER 8 – LET IT SNOW! (Snowball fights in the Activities Room and s’mores)
DECEMBER 15 – (LOCAL ORGANIZATION FOOD OR TOY DRIVE OR HUMANE SOCIETY BENEFIT)

 

 

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Get in touch!

(269) 932-1141
333 Broad Street
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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