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Gates open at 5 pm on weekdays and 3 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Open until 11 pm. The Cherokee Summer Carnival presents family-friendly fun with a variety of vendors, food, games, karaoke, and literally dozens of carnival rides. The carnival will be open for five full days of entertainment and a summer celebration you can’t miss. Entrance is free to the public. Ride ticket prices:
$20 - Unlimited rides
$3–$5 - Individually purchased rides
$1–$3 - Games
Enjoy free, open-air musical performances by the river in downtown Cherokee. Performances include rock n’ roll, blues, jazz, gospel and country, and are staged near local eateries, and shopping, with room to dance along. Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 4 through July 30.