APRIL, 2001

Articles included in the April 2001 issue:

  • The IISF Trade Show -- great weather and a good time was had by all. See some of the pieces that were on display at the show.

  • Notables at Trade Show -- a great variety of industry personnel came to buy and sell, meet and greet.

  • Do You Remember -- the Kiddie Bobsled ride

  • Matt Armstrong Shows hosts a Fiesta at a mall in N. Little Rock Arkansas, and brought in some of their new rides.

  • Miller Spectacular Show-- this family-owned show has managed to replace most of its older rides with newer ones and has benefitted from continual growth.

  • Blue Monkey Side Show -- combining old traditions in a newer format, the Blue Monkey Side Show offers tradition with a twist.

  • Moore's Greater Show -- this fourth generation Texas show is experiencing many of the problems felt by the majority of the carnival community: lack of suitable employees and lack of space on carnival lots

  • Michigan Convention -- Meetings, seminars, carnival hospitality rooms, it was business combined with a little pleasure that made for a great start for the year.