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Circus Comes To Anderson This Weekend

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The opening performance for the Hejaz Shrine Circus in Anderson is taking place Friday, running through the weekend.

The 48th annual event is described by organizers as good, wholesome family entertainment at a reasonable price.

It includes everything from performance camels and elephants, to daredevil motorcycle stunts and a swinging act.

"The smile on the adult's face, the laughter from the adults, is just as good as it is from the kids," says Sherwood Kaiser, Executive Circus Administrator.  "Everyone enjoys the circus because, theoretically, we're all kids at heart."

The event runs at 7 p.m. on Friday, 10 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Civic Center of Anderson.

Tickets are $11 for adults and $9 for children, with an extra charge of $2 on the day of the show.

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