Elmira/Corning Regional Airport

Eldrige Park Season Kicks Off Today

Eldrige Park Season Kicks Off Today

 Media Release:

Eldrige Park will open for the 2012 season today, May 25th. The season kicks off at 5 PM with the annual, "Riderless Ride" on the Carousel, a memorial for the people integral to the rebirth of the Carousel who have passed away. Regular operating hours will be:

Friday: 5 PM to 9 PM

Saturdays: 12 PM - 9 PM

Sundays: 12 PM - 8 PM

Holidays (memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day) 12 PM - 8 PM

Memorial Day Events:

Friday, May 25th:

  • Grand Opening/Riderless Ride at 5 PM

  • Weekly Carousel Cruise-in Featuring Class Cars

  • The "Art" of Elvis (Elvis Impersonator) on the Summer Stage at 6

Saturday, May 26th

    • Dedication of Historical Marker by Chemung Valley History Museum at 11 AM

    • All-American Festival presented by EPCPS & Vietnam Vets Chapter 803

    • VVA Chapter 803 Memorial and Festival Opening Ceremony at 2:30 PM

    • Bob Melnyk's Polka Magic at 3 PM

    • Incoming (Classic Rock) at 4:30 PM

    • KJ Williams & the Bad Truth (Country Rock) at 6 PM

Sunday, May 27 & Monday May 28

  • Open 12 8