Basehor chamber brings circus to town Sept. 3
The Basehor Chamber of Commerce once again will sponsor the Culpepper & Merriweather Circus Sept. 3 as a fundraiser for the chamber.
Tickets for the circus will offer two shows, one at 5 p.m. and another at 7:30 p.m. in the empty lot behind Casey's General Store at 155th Street and Wolf Creek Parkway.
Advance tickets can be purchased for $10 for adults and $6 for children ages 2 to 12 (children under 2 are free) at the following locations: First State Bank & Trust in Basehor or Tonganoxie; First Legend Bank & Trust of Kansas City, Kan.; Citizens Savings & Loan in Basehor; Community National Bank in Basehor; and at Basehor City Hall or the Basehor Community Library.
The community also can watch the raising of the Big Top and get a free tour from 9:30 to 10 a.m. the day of the circus performances. The circus ground open at 4 p.m., with pony rides, a bounce house, concessions at more.
On show day, adult tickets will be $13 and children's tickets $7.