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America’s Favorite Old-Fashioned Big Top Circus is Coming to Town

Thanks to the sponsorship of the Ovid Lions Club, Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, America’s Favorite Big Top Circus is coming to Ovid, MI on Friday, July 2nd, 2021 to the lot behind the Leonard Elementary School located at 732 Mabbit Road. Now in its 36th edition, C&M Circus has become internationally known for quality family entertainment

Tent Raising & Tour: On circus day between 9:30 and 10:00 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, daycare centers and community members to meet and learn all about the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus.

Circus Performances: Our circus performances will be at 5:00 & 7:30 p.m. bringing the magic of the circus to life in each 90-minute show. This year’s lineup includes an All-Star group of performers and entertainers. See Miss Simone and her breath taking single trapeze, Miss Paulina’s proud “Big & Little” prancing ponies. the Arlise Troupe on their wild and crazy unicycles, Logan Jimenez with his Cockatoo Review, Emilie Dean with her amazing feats of aerial strength, the Wheel of Destiney, and back by popular demand, the Russian Swing by The Perez Family. But, lets not forget our favorite performing Jungle Cats, Soloman & Delilah, presented by Mr. Trey Key, that will certainly have you on the edge of your seats!

SAVE MONEY by purchasing your tickets in advance at the following locations: Ovid Service Agency; The Meridian Weekly; Village Food Pride; Foo G’s Pizza; Piggy Tails Hair and Nail Salon. Prices for advance tickets are $12.00 for adults and $7.00 for senior (65 and over) and children (2 to 12), children under 2 are always free.

Advanced tickets can also be purchased online 10 days before the show at until 10:00 p.m. the day before the show. On show day the tickets will be $15.00 for adults and $8.00 seniors/children. Support your community and save money by purchasing your tickets early.

The Midway Box Office will open at 4:00 p.m. There will be pony rides, moon bounce, concessions and more. First show 5:00pm-6:30pm; Second show 7:30pm-9pm. For more information call 866 BIG TOP 6. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Central Time everyday or email at