Carnival Mania: A Big Price to Pay

Emily A, News

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The St. Margarets Carnival with Skelly’s entertainment recently passed through Woodbury Heights and it left Woodbury Heights Elementary School students with empty wallets. This year from May 21st through May 26th. Woodbury Heights was alive with the sounds of the annual St. Margarets Carnival, but at what cost?

Prices for the carnival rides were quite expensive. This years, as with years past, the mega passes were $40. In recent years the mega passes have been $40 for the pre-carnival sale, while they cost $45 when purchased at the carnival.

This can be a great expense for people who have large families. Regular tickets cost $1 per ticket,  but the minimum amount of tickets to get on a were three, while the maximum was five. In order to go on several rides you’d need a lot of tickets, which forces carnival guests into an expensive mega-pass

Mega passes may seem like a better option, but their so expensive because they last all week.

For people with a mega pass, rides require no tickets and they could go on rides every night. Tickets are only allowed to be used on certain rides also.

Mega-passes were available pre-carnival at the St. Margaret’s rectory While tickets may be an option, the mega pass may have been the best option for the carnival goers who are planning to spend more than one night at the carnival.

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11 Responses to “Carnival Mania: A Big Price to Pay”

  1. Will D on June 7th, 2018 1:21 pm

    Great job Emily

  2. Emily A on June 11th, 2018 1:04 pm

    thank you!

  3. Sophia F on June 12th, 2018 1:17 pm

    Good job!!!

  4. Emily A on June 12th, 2018 1:26 pm

    Thank you! 😉

  5. haley on September 12th, 2018 1:15 pm

    you did awesome and this a very creative article!

  6. Aubrey on September 12th, 2018 1:18 pm

    I really think this is true the Carnival is fun but it cost people a lot.

  7. Gia.G on September 12th, 2018 1:27 pm

    Great article! I love the carnival!!!!!!!!!!

  8. Rhianna on November 14th, 2018 10:43 am

    I go every year bc my dad helps out it has never cost a lot

  9. veronica on November 15th, 2018 11:21 am

    I love it, good job.

  10. Nick on November 16th, 2018 11:10 am

    Good job, Emily. I didn’t know the Mega Passes were so expensive.

  11. Addi on November 16th, 2018 11:10 am

    Great job:)

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Carnival Mania: A Big Price to Pay