Healthy, Delicious Carnival Food Ideas
Carnivals can have you filling up on cotton candy and giant pixie sticks before you can say dunking booth! Encourage your school or nonprofit to try a handful of healthier options at this year's Spring fundraiser with these delicious and fun ideas below:
Fruit Cups via Catch My Party
Blend a few fruit favorites in one and you’re set! This is a quick, portable snack for carnival goers and good for them too. Mix up the combinations and complete the look with a fun tablecloth.
Corn on the Cob via Move Nourish Believe
You can’t go wrong with a traditional corn on the cob this carnival season. Try this recipe to have a batch down in no time and be the sweetest booth at the festival.
Funnel Cake via Mess For Less
Without a doubt, funnel cakes are a crowd pleaser at any festival. Meet expectations with this simple recipe you can make from the comfort of your own kitchen. Your booth will complete the entire carnival.
Popcorn via Your Home Based Mom
You can’t forget to get your popcorn! Give your attendees a few popcorn options at your very own popcorn bar. From flavors to toppings, they’ll keep coming back for more.
Fried Pickles via KitchMe
Offer up a few untraditional carnival treats with some newly fashioned fried pickles. It’s so easy to package a few for guests and offer some dipping sauce on the side.
Red Cinnamon Apples Food Network
Add even more color to your carnival with these vibrant red cinnamon apples that are sure to lure everyone in. They’ll be sure to turn heads as quickly as it was to make them.
Snow Cones via CincyShopper
Spring carnival can get a little warm. Cool down with a homemade snow cone topped with your favorite flavor. This tasteful treat can do you know wrong – just follow these simple instructions and savor up.
Churros via I Heart Nap Time
Churros are also another favorite guest appearance at festivals. They’re so quick and easy to make, you’ll make this snack your new carnival go-to!