Broad Ripple Carnival – August 10 thru 13

Join us as we celebrate Broad Ripple with a four-day festival in Broad Ripple Park August 10 through 13. The festival will feature carnival rides and games, food and drink, a craft beer garden, live entertainment and community booths. A history exhibit provided by Broad Ripple Gazette will be on display and Saturday will feature an artisan and vintage market. Admission to the festival is FREE! The event is rain or shine.

The Broad Ripple Carnival is brought you by State Farm – Elizabeth Marshall in collaboration with Presenting Sponsors IndyParks, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Indy’s Child Magazine, WTTS-FM, Broad Ripple Magazine, Antioch Indianapolis Church, Deloitte, 317 Burger, and Supporting sponsors: David Electric, McAteer Realty, HopCat, Jiffy Lube, and Athletico.

Thursday night is also the Broad Ripple Community Dog Walk! This walk will go from the heart of the Village (start at Broad Ripple United Methodist Church at 6 p.m.) to Broad Ripple Park where we will enjoy the Broad Ripple Carnival, which just so happens to be celebrating DOG NIGHT! There will be all sorts of pet supply vendors, treats for dogs, an agility course, and adoption organizations. 

Dog Walk participation is limited to 200 dogs, so register today!

Available to help as a volunteer? Great! Volunteers are needed to lead the walk; sign-up to help here:

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Volunteer at the Carnival Details

Please consider signing up to help with the Broad Ripple Carnival, a 4-day festival in Broad Ripple Park Aug 10-13. Volunteer shifts are only 3 hours and include such tasks as selling ride tickets and wristbands, monitoring the history exhibit, manning the info booth, and helping with set-up and tear-down. Sign up for a shift on the SignUp page,, or contact BRVA executive director at or (317) 251-2782. Details at


Find out more abut the carnival and activities for each day at the links below.


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