• Th: 4-8:30p
  • Fri: 11a-8p
  • Sa: 11a-8p
  • Sun: Noon-5p


Create Super Memories Here!

Sensational Events

Hang out at our house all year round and make some of your happiest memories ever. We’ve planned a few extra fun events to bring out the giggles and grins in all ages. So, come on your own or by the vanload and have a blast with us!

Photos from Live Reindeer, Friday, Nov. 23, 2018

Download your photo from the event here

Join us for FAMILY FUN, 4-8:30 p.m., every THURSDAY!

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Want to create more good times with your kids? Have we got the place for you! Come to Silver Beach Carousel every Thursday from 4-8:30 p.m. You’ll build happy memories around a new theme each week (visit this site or Facebook for our latest plans). Play games. Make-and-take arts and crafts. And ride the carousel for only $1.


DECEMBER 6 - ALL ABOARD THE POLAR EXPRESS! (Wear your pajamas, get a free ride)
DECEMBER 13 - “HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS” (FREE Mom hourly drawings featuring GRINCH shopping totes!)
DECEMBER 20 - OH DEER, RUDOLPH! (Live reindeer in Shadowland)
DECEMBER 27 - HOLIDAY POLKA PARTY! (Christmas Break) **

JANUARY 3 - LET IT SNOW! (Snowball fights in the Activities Room, FREE hourly drawings for “snow balls”)
JANUARY 10 ,17 (Closed for repairs/cleaning/maintenance)
JANUARY 24 THE DUPLOS ARE COMING! (FREE ages 3-13 hourly drawings for Celebration Cinema gift cards to see February’s new
family movie release of “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” – when DUPLOS invade Bricksburg!)
JANUARY 31 - ALOHA MOANA! (FREE ages 3-13 hourly drawings for Moana and Maui towels)

FEBRUARY 7 – SHINY! (FREE ages 3-13 hourly drawings for gold-wrapped CHOCOLATE coins that would make Tamatoa jealous!)
FEBRUARY 14 – ONE SWEET RIDE! (Be Our Valentine! $2 Cotton Candy bags!)
FEBRUARY 21 – ST. JUDE’S RADIOTHON ($10 donation to St. Jude’s gets 2 free ride tickets)
FEBRUARY 28 - LEGO BUILDERS’ BASH! (FREE ages 3-13 hourly drawings for build-loving kids!)

*Denotes carousel open all day.

So turn off the television. Shut down the computer. Gather up the kids, grandkids, cousins and friends – and play together at one of the happiest places on earth!


Ho! Ho! Ho! Visit with Santa and pet a live reindeer!
“Oh Deer, Rudolph!” Family Fun Night: Thursday, Dec. 20 
Reindeer: 4-8 p.m.
Santa: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Santa on NoelWhat a magical way to start your holiday weekend! See our favorite North Pole guest and pet a live reindeer.

Come early! This is one of our most popular Family Fun Night events so please arrive early to avoid waiting in long lines:

  • To pet and have a keepsake photo taken with one of the live reindeer come between 4-8 p.m. Please arrive no later than 7 p.m. to assure you get a turn. The reindeer will be in Santa’s Christmas Corral in the Shadowland Ballroom, across from the Carousel.
  • Santa is expected to arrive around 6:30 p.m. at the Carousel House and will stay to listen to children’s Christmas wishes until 9 p.m. Please be in line no later than 8:30 to see Santa. 

Live Reindeer Admission: $1 for ages 3 and older; free for 2 years and younger. Cash or credit cards are accepted for admission and photos; there is a minimum $5 charge.

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Get in touch!

(269) 932-1141
333 Broad Street
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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