Carnival Coming to RFK for 10 Days This Month

by Andrew Ramonas May 5, 2015 at 11:35 am 1,081 4 Comments

Carnival (Photo via Facebook/Capital Fair at RFK)A 10-day carnival with rides, food and animals is coming near RFK Stadium later this month.

The Capital Fair at RFK will run from Friday, May 22, to Sunday, May 31, on Lots 6 and 7 of the stadium’s festival grounds.

Organizers have yet to provide details on the attractions. But the fair last year at RFK had a Ferris wheel, a carousel and other rides, along with tiger and wolf shows, according to its website.

“We will have state fair rides, your favorite fair foods and bunches of family fun,” organizers said on the fair’s Facebook page.

The fair will open at 4 p.m. every weekday, except Memorial Day, according to Events DC. On Saturdays, Sundays and Memorial Day, it opens at noon.

It will close close at 9 p.m. every day, except Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday, May 24. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sunday, May 24, it will close at 10 p.m.

Organizers expect 1,000 to 3,000 people to attend each day.

Photo via Facebook/Capital Fair at RFK


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