The Carson and Barnes Circus will be setting up their big top tent at the Sherburne County Fairgrounds in Elk River on Saturday, July 6. Shows will be held at 2 and 5 p.m. on July 6 and 7.
The show will feature Alex the clown and includes a special appearance from Katy the pygmy hippo. Elephant, camel and pony rides will be available as well as a free petting zoo.
Tickets can be purchased in advance at Olde Main Eatery or online at www.BigTopShow.com. Call 580-743-7292 for more information. Advanced tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children ages 2-11. Lap children under age 2 are admitted free. Online tickets are $14 for adults and $8 for children. Additional fees may apply to online purchases. At the gate tickets are $16 for adults and $10 for children. All sales are based on availability at showtime.