Let's get 2019 off to a great start and celebrate the New Year with a carnival! We've got a whole heap of fun here so check out this handpicked selection of carnival themed games from some of the world's best slots developers. Prepare to journey around the world in search of the ultimate party!
Overview: Set in the streets of Rio de Janeiro, Carnaval Forever from Betsoft brings exotic graphics and a pulsing soundtrack. This 10 paylines slot captures the spirit if the world's biggest Carnival - beautiful people and ornate floats make up the symbols and backgrounds are festooned with dazzling colors and feathers.
Watch out for the Carnaval Queen symbol - she leads the samba and brings both free spins. Three or more Queens appearing at once will trigger Carnaval Forever's free spins feature, with between 5 and 9 free spins. During free spins, every time the Carnaval Queen appears on the reels, more free spins are awarded. A special buy feature system allows players to improvise their own dance, entering free spins whenever they choose.
The Float symbols in this game act as wilds. They will substitute for any other non-special symbol.
Carnaval Fever works on Desktop and Mobile (iOS, Android)
Overview: Released in 2016, to coincide with the 2016 Rio Olympics, Samba Sunset is from the famous developer Realtime Gaming.
Beautiful graphics set the scene in this 5 reel, 243 ways to win game. This is one of Realtime Gaming's rare 3D slots games - it looks fantastic and features a dancing woman on the reels!
There are two jackpots, including a Major jackpot that resets at $1,000 and a minor one that resets at $250. You also get Wild, Scatter, Free Spins and a 'Super Games' feature.
This is a 243 ways to win which means there are no paylines to contend with. Place your bet and you're playing all paylines at once with every spin.
Samba Sunset's Wild which can substitute for all other symbols in the game to help you bag a winning combination. Unusually, the wild symbol can even substitute in for the scatter Bay symbol.
On the reels you'll find drums, maracas, Samba dancers and glitzy playing card symbols (10 through to Ace).
Landing 3 or more of the scatter Bay symbols is your key to winning 10 free games. During the free spins rounds, you'll find extra Dancer symbols on each reel. When a wild symbol shows up during a free game, your wins are doubled. You can retrigger the free games, which leads to 5 'Super Games' upon the conclusion of your 10 free games.
During the Super Games free spins, dancing girls are added to the reels before each free spin and all prizes are tripled which makes it a fantastic feature to trigger.
Overview: Head to Rio de Janeiro and enjoy their world famous street carnival with Microgaming's Carnaval slot. Aimed at beginners, this is an easy to play, back to basics slot with 5 reels and 9 paylines.
The Wild symbol substitutes for all symbols apart from the scatters.
On the reels you'll find a riot of color with symbols trumpets, banners, carnival girls and clowns plus playing card symbols and a Wild and Scatter symbol.
3 or more scatters anywhere on the reels act as multipliers with 2x, 10x or 50x your credits staked for 3, 4 or 5 scatters.
So Wilds and Scatters are the only features you get with this game - there are no free spins or even a simple pick an item game. If you're new to slots and looking for an easy to play game then try this slot.
Where to play Carnival 8s Slot? The Carnival 8s slot machine can be played for free at Golden Tiger Casino and also U.K. Club Casino (This is a Microgaming game so it is not suitable for U.S.A players).
Overview: From top developer Pragmatic Play comes Carnival of Venice, an attractive 5 reel 20 payline slot.
Set in the beautiful world of the famous Venice Carnival, the game symbols on the reels depict different types of carnival masks and five symbols featuring carnival characters.
Carnival of Venice has an 'Unmask the Revelers' bonus feature which is activated when you land 3 or more of the Shield bonus symbols on a winning payline. This is a classic 'Pick item' type game. Select the masks of the Carnival goers to take off and reveal a bonus prize but watch out - if you reveal a ghostly face behind a mask then the round ends.
This slot features a Venice Skyline Wild symbol which substitutes for all symbols, with the exception of the Scatter and the Bonus symbol and a Gondolier scatter symbol which triggers up to 30 free spins when you land 3 or more.
Overview: It's back to the vibe and heat of America with another carnival themed game from Microgaming. Mardi Gras Fever celebrates 3 days of carnival spirit and New Orleans parties! This game's colorful symbols depict Jazz musicians, party goers, a Bourbon St, sign, Mardi Gras logo, riverboat, cocktails, Gumbo, crocodiles, Jester and crown symbols.
The Bourbon Street sign and the Jester symbols both act as two scatter symbols. Land 3 or more these anywhere in the five reels to complete the winning combination. The Jester activates 5 free spins with a x10 multiplier and the chance to win up to 20,0000 coins.
3 or more Bourbon Street scatter symbols will activate the Mardi Gras bonus game and the chance to win up to 12000 coins. In this bonus game you will see balconies and shuttered windows and must select three windows from twelve to reveal the bonus wins behind them.
Where to play Mardi Gras Fever Slot? The Mardi Gras Fever slot machine can be played for free at Golden Tiger Casino and also U.K. Club Casino. (This is a Microgaming game so it is not suitable for U.S.A players).
That's it for our round up of carnival themed slots games. For more party themed games check out our Party themed slots games