Join Resurrection Catholic Church & School for their Annual Community Carnival happening Thursday, February 21 – Sunday, February 24, 2019.

At the Resurrection Carnival you’ll find a huge variety of professional rides, all of your favorite carnival food, traditional midway games, kids activities, and MORE! Resurrection’s Carnival is family friendly and open to the public.

This is not a mom & pop fair, it is the REAL DEAL with professional carnival rides from a company that does all the big fairs and festivals! There are rides and activities for all ages.

The event is located on the grounds of Resurrection Catholic Church & School, located at 3720 Old Hwy 37, Lakeland, FL 33813 (MAP IT). This is behind Salvation Army/Pizza Hut/Wendy’s just south of the Polk Parkway.

The Resurrection Carnival has been a Lakeland tradition for 28 years and we are giving one lucky Lakeland Mom reader a set of 2 armbands for this year’s carnival! Enter to win below.

Dates & Times:

Thursday, Feb 21: 6 pm – 10 pm
Friday, Feb 22: 5 pm – 11 pm
Saturday, Feb 23: noon – 11 pm
Sunday, Feb 24: noon – 8 pm


3720 Old Hwy 37, Lakeland, FL 33813

Carnival Pre-Sale Ticket Options:

Ticket pre-sales are happening NOW through February 20 – get the best deal when you pre-order ride wristbands. 

Event Long Ride Megaband – $50 each
Provides access to all rides Thursday, Friday, Saturday AND Sunday during regular Carnival Operating Hours. AVAILABLE DURING PRESALE ONLY – this can’t be purchased at the carnival.

One Day Ride Wristband – $20 each
Provides access to all rides on one day – Thursday, Friday, Saturday OR Sunday during regular Carnival Operating Hours. THIS PRICE AVAILABLE DURING PRESALE ONLY – $25 each at the carnival

Split The Pot Ticket (50/50) – $5 each
The winner will take home half of the amount collected! This prize will be HUGE!

Food Tickets – Sheet of 20 – $20
Food Tickets can be used to purchase food and drinks provided by Resurrection during regular Carnival operating hours.

Individual ride tickets will be available to purchase at the carnival.

CLICK HERE to order pre-sale ride wristbands before February 20! 


Submit your name and email below to enter to win 2 one-day ride armbands for the carnival.

The deadline to enter to win is Friday, February 15 at 8pm. Winners will be contacted via email or text. Full contest rules are at the end of this post.


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  • Tickets are for the event, date, and time specified and cannot be transferred to another event or show time unless the information above states otherwise.
  • You must be 18 or older and live in Central Florida to enter this giveaway.
  • You must use a valid email address to enter this giveaway.
  • One entry per person. Additional entries will be removed from our list.
  • Winner will be selected randomly from all entries.
  • We will contact the winner via the email address provided OR via Facebook as soon as the winner is selected. The winner will have two [2] days (48 hours) to respond. If the winner does not respond within the two[2] days (48 hours), the prize will be forfeited and another winner chosen. Directions for claiming the prize will be given via email. A valid photo ID and/or mailing address may be required.
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