The Willapa Harbor Lions Club will be bringing the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus to South Bend on May 28, and the Ocosta Elementary PTO will bring it to Westport on May 29.
The Circus will feature 2 shows on each day, at 5 & 7:30pm.
In South Bend the circus will be in the lot across from Chen’s Restaurant in South Bend.
In Westport, the event will be at the corner of Harms & Harbor Streets.
The circus states on their website that their tented, one-ring circus performs a 90 minute shows and no seat is further than 40 feet away from the ring.
Also, they say that they offer a free tour of the circus grounds to the public which includes watching our tent raising, meeting animals up close, and learning about their routines.
Speaking on the animals involved in the show, the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus states,
Tickets for the evening shows are $7.00 for kids and seniors, $12.00 for everyone else at presale prices. The local organizations will receive a portion the proceeds from presale tickets sold.
Tickets are available locally for the South Bend shows before the events at the Willapa Harbor elementary schools, Thriftway Grocery in Raymond and Pioneer Grocery in South Bend, or at the circus on May 28.
In Westport, tickets area available at the Aberdeen Dennis Company Ace, Westport Chamber of Commerce, and Subway.
Online tickets are also available until 10:00 p.m the night before the circus arrives.
On circus day, tickets can only be purchased at the box office at full price.