5.48.020 – Prohibited Concessions

  1. It shall be unlawful for any person who owns or operates a concession at a carnival to obtain money by deception from another by means of one or more hidden mechanical devices or obstructions, or by any other means with intent to diminish the chance of such person to win a prize.
  2. It shall be unlawful for any person who uses, manufactures or sells at a carnival within the city a mechanical device or obstruction for a concession at a carnival to know or have reason to know it will be used to diminish the chance of any patron to win a prize.
  3. It shall be unlawful for any person to own or operate a game of "razzle-dazzle" at a carnival.
  4. It shall be unlawful for any person to own or operate at a carnival any game other than a game of skill open to the public and operated for profit in which the patron pays a fee for participating and may receive a prize upon a later happening.
  5. It shall be unlawful for any person to set up or operate at a carnival any gambling device, lottery, number or paddle wheel, number board, punch board or other game, of chance or any lewd, lascivious or indecent show or attraction making an indecent exposure of the person or suggesting lewdness or immorality.
(1985-M-34: § 1)