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Check out the summer carnival at Laurel Park in 12 photos
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A Ferris wheel rotates during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele

Attendees make their way through the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend.

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Hailey Thompson, left, and Andrew Laborde, 8, of Gainesville react as they make their way down a slide during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Ximena Trujillo, 7, of Dahlonega ride a carousel during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees make their way through the carnival during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees ride the hang glider during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees play games during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees scream as they rotate through the air during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Prizes are available for attendees to win during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees attempt to win prizes during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Signs for rides illuminate as the sun sets during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Various food and drinks are for sale during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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Attendees wait in line to board the Ferris wheel during the first night of the summer carnival at Laurel Park in Gainesville on Thursday, June 13, 2019. The carnival will continue throughout the weekend. - photo by Austin Steele
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