Dark Carnival returns after last year’s cancellation [Video]


Photo by Ben Kaiser

Carnival rides are being set up in Guffey Hall’s parking lot ahead of Lindenwood’s 2021 Dark Carnival.

Ben Kaiser and Alexis Montgomery

Video by Alexis Montgomery

Lindenwood’s annual Halloween event, Dark Carnival, is back.

Starting tomorrow, Lindenwood’s main campus will be home for haunted hayrides, carnival rides, magic shows, and more. This year will be the 10th annual Dark Carnival, with last year’s being cancelled due to COVID.

Dark Carnival will have a main stage in the parking lot in front of Guffey Hall, with live music and magic shows. Also in the lot will be tents will have games and drinks (for the 21 and older crowds) from local breweries and bars.

The parking lot will also have carnival rides and games that will require ride wrist bands or tickets. There will be booths for air brush tattoos and balloon artists, and even Halloween crafts and bouncy houses for the kids.

For more information, visit Lindenwood’s Dark Carnival page.