Circus coming to Jackson, TN
from: The Jackson Sun
October 5, 2012
Lewis & Clark Circus will come to Jackson at the VFW Post 6496 grounds on Monday and Tuesday, with show times daily at 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by VFW Post 6496 and VFW Ladies Auxiliary, according to a news release.
Lewis & Clark Circus is a one-ring, European-style circus under the big top, featuring continuous action in the center ring.
The release said one of the featured acts will be performed by Jose Ayala, who will stack round cylinders seven high and show his balancing skills as he stands on a platform on top of all of the cylinders.
Families attending the show can expect to see Elizabeth Ayala perform high above the ground in her lyra act. There also will be other acrobats, clowns, horses, camels, performing goats and more. The circus midway will be open prior to show time, featuring pony and camel rides, concessions, a free petting zoo and more, the release said.
Tickets for Lewis & Clark Circus may be purchased online at www.lewisandclarkcircus.net.
Advance ticket prices are $12 for those ages 15 and older. Children age 14 and younger can receive free admission with a special coupon available at www.lewisandclarkcircus.net and at local merchants. Tickets purchased on the day of the show are $17 each for adults and $5 for children age 14 and younger.
— The Jackson Sun