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2023 Hillbilly Days Carnival – Operated by Big Rock Amusements

April 21, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Hillbilly Carnival

The 2023 Hillbilly Days Festival in Pikeville is shaping up to be an exciting event, with the much-anticipated carnival making its way to town. According to hillbillydays.com, the carnival promises to be a thrilling experience for people of all ages, with a range of rides, games, and attractions to enjoy.

Visitors can look forward to a variety of classic carnival rides, like the Grand Carousel, the Fund Slide, bumper cars, and towering Ferris wheel that offers stunning views of Pikeville, KY. For those who crave more adrenaline-pumping thrills, there are rides such as the Sea Ray, Zipper, Himalaya, Ring of Fire, and Beast that are sure to leave you breathless.

In addition to the rides, the carnival will feature a range of games of skill and chance, where visitors can win prizes ranging from stuffed animals to giant stuffed bananas. And no carnival would be complete without a range of delicious food options, from classic cotton candy and funnel cakes to more substantial fare like corn dogs and fried chicken.

The carnival is just one part of the Hillbilly Days Festival, which celebrates the rich heritage and culture of the Appalachian region. Visitors can explore a range of craft booths and artisanal vendors, sample traditional Appalachian cuisine, and enjoy live music performances by local and regional artists.

Overall, the 2023 Hillbilly Days Festival promises to be an unforgettable event, with something for everyone to enjoy. So mark your calendars, pack your bags, and get ready for a weekend of carnival fun in Pikeville!