Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Big Top Circus coming to Andrews

Posted: Friday, May 23, 2014

Thanks to the sponsorship of The Andrews Summer Festival, Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, America’s Favorite Big Top Circus is coming to Andrews, Indiana on Friday, June 20 at the town lot-End of Terrel Street, with two scheduled performances at 5 and 7:30 p.m. Now in its 30th edition, C&M Circus has become internationally known for quality family entertainment.

This authentic One-Ring, Big Top Circus has been featured on National Geographic’s Explorer TV series, Entertainment Tonight, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune and Arizona Highways Magazine. It has also been featured on the A&E Special: Under the Big Top and most recently, On the Road with Circus Kids, a Nickelodeon special featured on the Nick News Program.

The Midway box office opens at 4 p.m. The first show will take place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The second show will be from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Pony rides, a moon bounce, concessions and more will also be available.

Between 9:30 and 10 a.m. come watch the raising of the Big Top, then stay for the FREE Tour. This presentation offers a unique face-to-face opportunity for families, schools and interested community members to meet and learn all about the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus family and includes a walking tour of the circus grounds. Learn interesting facts about performers, the history of the show and the different species of animals in the circus family. For a direct link go to www.cmcircus.com and click on the fb link.

Purchase tickets in advance at the Andrews Town Hall, Andrews Library, Andrews Dairy Store, Bernie’s Sports Bar, Bippus State Bank - north and south in Huntington or any Summer Festival Committee member. Prices for advance tickets are $6 for children ages two to 12, children under two are free and adults are $10. On show day tickets will be $13 for adults and $7 for children. For more information or to reserve discount tickets call (866) BIG TOP 6.