Grand Carnival

Save the Date for the 2022 Grand Carnival!

Join us Saturday, September 17th from 11am-3pm at Pioneer Plaza for games, food, activities, and fun for the whole family!

The Pioneer Charitable Foundation is thrilled to announce the return of the Grand Carnival, presented by Pediatric Dental Group of New York. After a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19, we’re excited to welcome you back to join in the fun and raise money to benefit children in the Capital Region. We’ve raised nearly $40,000 in years past, and we’re looking forward to giving more with your help!

Admission: $5/person
Location: Pioneer Plaza | 652 Albany Shaker Road, Albany
Rain or Shine
No Pets Allowed 

Schedule of Events

Games, Balloon Animals, Face Painting, Caricatures, Pumpkin Painting, Sand Art 11:00am-3:00pm
Mr. Mike Magic 12:00pm-12:30pm
B95.5 Kids Entertainment 12:30pm-1:00pm
Kids Dance Contest 1:00pm-1:30pm
B95.5 Kids Entertainment 1:30pm-2:00pm
Mr. Mike Magic 2:00pm-2:30pm
B95.5 Kids Entertainment 2:30pm-3:00pm
Thank you to our generous 2022 Grand Carnival sponsors:


Premier Sponsor: 

Pediatric Dental Group of New York

Entertainment Sponsor: Harris Beach PLLC

Cookie Truck Sponsors: DePaula Auto Group | Janitronics Facility Services

Game & Activity Sponsors: Adirondack Orthodontics | Belmonte Builders | Davco Masonry | John D. Marcella and Son Appliances, Inc. | NAI Platform | Luizzi Asphalt Services | Luizzi Companies LLC | Wintertime Wonderland

"Helping Kids Be Kids" Sponsors: Citymark Striping LLC | Dwight Plumbing and Heating | Goldstein Auto Group | Highbridge Development, LLC | Joseph P. Mangione Inc. | Keeler Motor Car Company | Milliman, Inc. | Mood Media | R.F. Peck Company | STS Steel, Inc.

*The Pioneer Bank Charitable Foundation is a donor-funded, 501(c)(3) nonprofit.