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JULY

Fairy Tale and Superhero Festival;

Saturday, July 29; 10am-noon, in the grassy field to the west of Dragon Hollow
Children are invited to participate in activities and enjoy giveaways thanks to generous sponsors. There is no charge to attend the Festival and costumes are optional.
SPONSORS: Merrill Lynch, the Missoulian, MISMO Gymnastics, Morrison Maierle, Inc., Missoula Early Learning Center, Mountain Broadcasting, Cherry Creek Radio, Firebrand Creative, Southgate Mall, Your Fairy Godmothers, Missoula Pediatric Dentistry and Missoula Department of Parks and Recreation.
ACTIVITIES and GIVEAWAYS provided by: Brain Injury Alliance Missoula, Buckle Up Coalition, Children’s Museum Missoula, Duck/Duck/Goose, McGowan Water, MISMO, Montana Natural History Center, Southgate Mall, and Your Fairy Godmothers.


AUGUST

Baskin Robbins Fair Booth;

Tuesday through Sunday, Aug 8-13; Fairgrounds
Carousel staff and volunteers join Baskin Robbins employees scooping ice cream at the Fair. Baskin Robbins donates a percentage of the proceeds to the Carousel


SEPTEMBER

Garden Party & Auction;

Thursday, September 21, 6:30-8:30pm; at the Carousel.
The Carousel and surrounding area will be transformed into a magical garden for our first-ever Garden Party. Entry of $50 per person includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and one free drink; a table of eight, for $400, includes two bottles of wine. Silent auction.
SPONSOR: Good Food Store


OCTOBER

Haunted Hollow;

Five nights near Halloween (TBD); Dragon Hollow
We haunt Dragon Hollow with spooky decorations and creepy creatures, and make it just scary enough for kids 12 and under. Entry is $5 per person and includes one Carousel ride and a flashlight tour of Haunted Hollow.
SPONSORS: Missoula Textile Services, Neptune Aviation Services, Mountain Broadcasting and Cherry Creek Radio. Additional sponsorships available.


NOVEMBER

Ride-a-Thon;

Wednesday, November 15; 6-9pm; Carousel
Carousel board members and other volunteers ride the Carousel, while making phone calls, until each rider has raised at least $200 for the Carousel
SPONSOR NEEDED: $500

Free Rides on Thanksgiving;

Thursday November 23; 11am - 3pm


DECEMBER

Santa's Breakfast;

Saturday, December 23; 9-10:30am
Free rides, light breakfast and chats with Santa
SPONSOR NEEDED: $500

Free Rides on Christmas;

Monday, December 25; 11am - 3pm

Free Rides during First Night;

Sunday, December 31; 2-11pm