Rides, games, food and family fun are on tap now through May 26 during the RiverGate Carnival located at RiverGate Mall's upper Dillard's parking lot. Kissel Entertainment provides the colorful midway with 18 rides, ranging from classic kiddie rides to extreme thrill rides for older kids and adults.

Children shorter than 36 inches who aren't tall enough yet for the kiddie rides can have fun in Sillyville. This is a special free area featuring plastic play structures designed for your littlest ones.

Admission to the carnival is free, but rides require between three to four tickets. Tickets are $1.25 each or $25 for 22 tickets. You can opt for a unlimited rides wristband, too. They cost $20 Mon - Thu, $25 Fri - Sun.

FAIR HOURS

Thursday, May 16: 5 - 11 p.m.

Friday, May 17: 5 - 11 p.m.

Saturday, May 18: 2 - 11 p.m.

Sunday, May 19: 3 - 11 p.m.

Monday, May 20: 5 - 11 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21: 5 - 11 p.m.

Wednesday, May 22: 5 - 11 p.m.

Thursday, May 23: 5 - 11 p.m.

Friday, May 24: 5 - 11 p.m.

Saturday, May 25: 2 - 11 p.m.

Sunday, May 26: 3 - 11 p.m.

RiverGate Mall is located at 1000 RiverGate Pkwy., Goodlettsville. For more info, call 615-859-3458 or visit rivergate-mall.com/events.