Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation and Modern Midways are pleased to announce the return of the carnival Mega Pass for use at the 14th Annual Festival of the Lakes. The Mega Pass is on sale now for $50 each, in person at the Hammond Civic Center Business Office, 5825 S. Sohl Ave., Monday – Friday from 8:30 am. - 5:00 p.m. Pay via cash, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Beginning this year, Carnival Mega Passes can also be purchased online at www.festivalofthelakes.com.
Purchasing a Mega Pass allows unlimited carnival rides during the Festival of the Lakes, July 19-23 from open until close. Turn in your pass or online bar code paperwork at the Modern Midways office on the Festival grounds at Wolf Lake Memorial Park beginning Wednesday, July 19 at 5 p.m. and you will receive a wristband that must be worn for the entirety of the Festival. Once a Mega Pass is purchased, there will be no refunds or exchanges. Mega Passes will be on sale until Tuesday, July 18 at 4 p.m. at the Hammond Civic Center. For more information, call 219.853.6378.