California’s Great America 2023
July 19, 2023
California’s Great America has always been at the forefront of bringing amazing new traditions to the San Francisco Bay Area! Guests can see, hear and experience how the Big Easy kicks up its heels during Carnivale at Orleans Place—a larger-than-life New Orleans festival with something for everyone.
Celebrate the sights, sounds and tastes of Mardi Gras. Immerse yourself in the electrifying vibe of the daily Spectacle of Color parade, a fanciful fusion of extravagantly decorated floats, mesmerizing street performers and pulsing rhythms, this parade promises to enchant and delight—especially as the day slips into night and the sky radiates with a dazzling array of lights that takes on a life of its own as we celebrate the Big Easy.
You have never experienced California’s Great America like this. Carnivale at Orleans Place is the must-see event!
Looking for fun things to do in the San Jose area? California’s Great America is now a year-round park, bringing family-friendly fun for every season. The brand-new PEANUTS Celebration will kick off Seasons of Fun with Snoopy and the gang taking over the entire park, bringing smiles to the young and the young at heart.
During the summer, the larger-than-life Carnivale at Orlean’s Place returns, featuring bold Cajun flavors, Big Easy Live Bands and entertainment like no other.
The return of the family-friendly Halloween event, Tricks and Treats, will invite guests to celebrate the fall season without the intense scares.
To close out the year, WinterFest, the most immersive holiday event, brings cheer for all when the park is magically transformed into a Winter Wonderland. Any time of year, California’s Great America offers guests a variety of experiences to create lifetime memories.