Three people playing ski-ball, laughing, and cheering.

Can Can Crossword Puzzle

As seen in the Dispatch

Thanks for finding our Can Can Crossword Puzzle, published in the Dispatch, May 2022 print edition. Here are the downloadable PDFs of the puzzle and the answer key.

Clues

Across:
2. Place where pinball, video games, and other amusements are housed
5. Method of dispensing pre-set liquid ounces of draft beer, seltzers, and cider without being poured by a bartender
6. Model of car was made by AMC in the 1970s and here you can sit inside one to sing “Caraoke”
9. Thursday nights on stage at Can Can Wonderland
11. Type of synthetic grass-like material
12. The Amazing Scott twists and pulls this biodegradable material into colorful sculptures and hats
14. Pac-Man,Donkey Kong, Joust, Pong, Space Invaders
17. Brand name for a game in which players roll a wooden ball up a ramp to drop into slots with point values
18. Form of sugar spun so fast it appears fluffy
19. Type of buildings where things are made – in our case where soup cans where made, hence the name Can Can.

Down:
1. Silly Miss Tilly is known to sing and play this percussion instrument
3. Large, extinct mammal similar in appearance to the wooly mammoth
4. Can Can Wonderland is an economic engine for this this cause or purpose
6. Game with flippers and a spring-loaded plunger
7. Character from the Wizard of Oz who wanted a heart
8. Lamp bulbs that emit ultraviolet light making certain things and colors glow in the dark
10. Sphere covered in a mirrored surface to create reflections of light
13. Group of aerialists, clowns, magicians, musicians, kings, queens, singers, contortionists, and burlesque performers performing monthly at Can Can
Wonderland
15. Replica of the MN State Fair structure that allows guests to get a 360-degree view
16. Sometimes called “Putt-Putt”

Answer Key

Across:
2. ARCADE
5. TAPWALL
6. PACER
9. COMEDY
11. ASTROTURF
12. BALLOONS
14. VIDEOGAMES
17. SKEEBALL
18. COTTONCANDY
19. FACTORY
Down:
1. HANDPAN
3. MASTODON
4. ARTS
6. PINBALL
7. TINMAN
8. BLACKLIGHTS
10. DISCOBALL
13. QUEERCIRCUS
15. SPACETOWER
16. MINIGOLF

Can Can Crossword solution

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