Carnival Rides, Games & Food

Half-Price Carnival Packs Are No Longer Available for the 2017 Show

Half-Price Carnival Packs are no longer available for the 2017 Show, however, individual tickets may be purchased at the Carnival for 50 cents each. Most rides require four to 20 tickets and may be used for rides and games.

About the Carnival


  • All sales are final. No refunds, no rain checks and no cash value for Half-Price Carnival Packs or Carnival Food Cards.
  • If your Fun Card is lost or stolen after you receive it, take your PROOF OF PURCHASE to Ray Cammack Shows' Guest Services on the carnival grounds for a replacement card with remaining credit.
  • Carnival hours are subject to weather conditions.
  • Half-Price Carnival Packs and Carnival Food Cards are only valid during 2017. 

Delivery Options

  • We cannot cancel an order or change the delivery method after you submit your order.

Will Call

  • Admission tickets to the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest or NRG Park can by downloaded from your "Online Sales Receipt – Payment Received" and are required to enter the grounds.
  • Collect all Carnival products and Season Passes from a Will Call building located outside the entrance gates. You must present your receipt (from a printed copy or your mobile device) to pick up your order. 
  • View Carnival Will Call Map

Hours (for locations outside the entrance gates)

World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™
Thursday, March 2: 5 to 11 p.m. March 7 - 26: 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Friday, March 3: noon to 11 p.m.
Saturday, March 4: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

  • The Will Call building, located inside the Carnival, opens daily when the Carnival opens, and closes at 9:30 p.m. daily.
  • View Carnival Hours


  • The last day to select mail as a delivery option is Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. After that date, all orders will be placed in Will Call.
  • If you do not receive your mail order after seven business days, please email and put your order number in the subject line. 

Resale Policy

Half-Price Carnival Packs and Carnival Food Cards may not be resold for an amount greater than the stated face value.