Everyone is invited to come out and watch the animals being unloaded
and fed, as well as the elephants raising the big top. Activities
will begin at 7:30 a.m., and the tent will be raised at 9 a.m.
Throughout the day as setup continues, guides will be furnished for
school groups and anyone attending.
The day will be filled with activities, all to raise funds for
the preservation project for The Mill on 66, spearheaded by the
Route 66 Heritage Foundation of Logan County.
The Railsplitter Antique Auto Club will once again host their
annual cruise-in to support The Mill. The car show will be at the
corner of Fifth Street and Lincoln Parkway between 11 a.m. and 2
The traditional, "old style" circus will present performances at
2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
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Circus tickets are now on sale at several locations throughout
Lincoln. Beck's Travel Plaza, all State Bank of Lincoln branches,
Kroger, the Information Station and the Best Western Plus all are
selling adult tickets at $10 each and children's tickets at $6 each
for the big event.
The circus promises to be more exciting than ever with many new
acts and entertainers to amaze and amuse you. Come out and enjoy a
day of fun-filled excitement.
[Text from Route 66 Heritage
Foundation of Logan County news release received from the
Abraham Lincoln Tourism Bureau of