By BRAD KELLAR Herald-Banner Staff
March 4, 2013
GREENVILLE, TX — The big top is coming to Greenville later this month.
The Carson and Barnes Circus is set to visit the city for two days of performances benefiting Ridgecrest Hispanic Baptist Church.
The shows are scheduled for 2 p.m. and 5 pm. March 16-17 at the Hunt County Fairgrounds.
The Hugo, Okla.-based circus comes complete with trapeze artists, jugglers, acrobats, horses, dogs, elephants and, of course, clowns.
The circus began in 1937, and in 2012, visited more than 250 communities across 15 states, performing more than 700 shows.