Season 1, Episode 5
Air date October 12, 2003
Written by Dawn Prestwich
Nicole Yorkin
Directed by Tim Hunter
Episode Guide
"Black Blizzard"
"Pick a Number"

Babylon is the 5th episode of Season 1 of the series Carnivale.

Summary Edit

The carnival sets up in Babylon, and Samson invites the carnies for a party in the ghost town. After drinking too much, Ben wakes up in an abandoned mineshaft and finds AVATAR written on the walls. Sofie, the carnival's Tarot reader, hears Scudder's name from her catatonic mother, and the carnival night ends with a tragic death. Brother Justin prays for the children who died in the ministry fire.

Memorable Quotes Edit

"Daddy, Daddy Help me!" - Dora Mae Dreifus, while being attacked by her audience at the peep show.

Main Cast Edit

Special Guest StarsEdit