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Owned by Pete , Alberta , Bob, and Julie Hawkins, Hawkins Amusements has been around for more then 50 years. Part of our amusement family is Jeff and Mary Pat Lloyd; they have a handful of games that play with the show throughout the summer. 

We provide carnival fun to hundreds from the months of May to September, traveling throughout Central New York . We play events that include St. Paul 's Church Bazaar ( Whitesboro , NY ), Rome Catholic High School Spring Carnival, Deerfield Fire Department Fireman's Field Days ( Deerfield , NY ) as well as the Oswego County Fair in Sandy Creek, NY. We also play Home Coming at Utica College , and the San Gennaro Festival at Turning Stone Casino.

Visiting a Hawkins Amusements carnival is very affordable. Tickets are $1.25 each or you could get one of our ticket specials; 15 tickets for $15 or out best deal 50 tickets for $50. Small rides are 2 tickets, medium rides are 3 tickets and large rides 4 tickets.

We also offer Mega Pass. They are $18 on short days (when open onThursdays and Fridays). On long days (Saturday and Sunday) we have 3 different Mega Passes: Opening to 10pm is our SUPER MEGA PASS for $28 per person, Opening till 5pm is $18 per person and 6pm to 10pm is $18.

We are pleased to announce that we now have a ATM on the midway.



2 Tickets
• Club House Bounce
• Jumping Star
• Hampton Buggies
• Hampton Cars & More
• Merry Go Round
• Old Cars
• Sky Fighter
• Western Train
• Helicopters
• Inflateable Bounce Slide
• Crayon Bounce House
3 Tickets
• Dizzy Dragons
• Crazy Bus
• Super Slide
• Go Gator
4 Tickets

• Hurricane
• Musical Chairs
• Paratrooper
• Scooter



Games & Food

• Avalanche
• Balloon Bust
• BlockBuster
• Cork Gun
• Crazy Ball
• Lloyds Speedway
• Claw
• Duck Pond
• Hi-Striker/Mini Striker
• Machine Gun Alley
• Ring A Bottle
• Ring A Duck
• Speed Pitch
• Star Dart
• Water Game
• Whac A Mole
• Glo Cones

• Cotton Candy
• Sno Kones
•Caramel/Candy Apples
• Popcorn

• Soda & Water
• Lemonade
• Skee Ball


Here at Hawkins Amusements we take safety very seriously; our rides are inspected on a daily basis by qualified safety technicians as well as local inspection agencies. We have children and want to keep them safe when riding the rides.

Each ride has its own set of rules that are set by the manufacturer and need to be followed explicitly.

The owners of Hawkins Amusements are always on the midway while it is open to the public; making sure everything is running smoothly and safely.

Our ride operators are well trained in all aspects of the rides including setup procedures, inspection and operation.

We recommend the following general safety rules when visiting any carnival midway during the spring, summer or fall.

Bullets KEEP hands, arms and legs inside the ride at all times.
Bullets USE
safety equipment such as a seat belt, shoulder harness, or lap bar when provided.
Bullets STAY
in the ride until it comes to a complete stop.
Bullets READ
posted rules.
age, height and weight restrictions.
Bullets FOLLOW
the instructions of the ride operator


May 20-21-22
Rome Catholic Spring Carnival
May 27-28-29
St. Paul's Church Bazaar - Whitesboro
June 2-3-4
Minoa Fireman's Field Days
June 10-11-12
Verona Fireman's Field Days
June 16-17-18
Deerfield Fireman's Field Days
June 23-24-25
Clarks Mills Fireman's Field Days
July 2-3-4
Hamilton 4th Of July Celebration
July 8-9-10
Floyd Fireman's Field Days
July 15-16-17
Camden Firemen's Field Days
July 21-22-12
Waterville Fireman's Canival
July 29-30-31 OPEN
Aug 4-5-6
Rome Canal Fest
August 11-12-13
Williamstown Fireman's Field Days
August 19-20-21
August 26-27-28
Our Lady of Lourdes Church Bazaar
September 2-3-4
September 10
Private Event

If you are interested in booking us for your 2016 or beyond event, please call us at (315) 292-8593.



Looking for a fun job? Then working for Hawkins Amusements is the right job for you. Our season starts in late April and ends in early September; and we have openings in our rides, games and food departments. We do not have room on our staff for people with drug and or alcohol problems, so please don't waste our time.

Visit our full website to fill out an application.


Ride Rentals:

Bellow is a listing for ride rentals. For more information, please feel free to contact us. The prices listed below are based on 1 ride - 1 five hour events. For multi date events or package deals, please call us for prices

Food Rentals:

Game Rentals:


Coupons found on this pages can be used at any Hawkins Amusement event during the summer of 2013.

Popcorn Special
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Ring A Bottle Coupon
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Monster Bag Coupon
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Candy Apples Coupons
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