2018 Tangier Shrine Circus

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The circus is coming!

The 89th edition of the Tangier Shrine Circus returns to the Mid-America Center Feb. 15-18, 2018.

2018 Circus Showtimes:

Thursday, Feb. 15 • 6:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 16 • 7 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 17 • 11 a.m.

Saturday, Feb. 17 • 3 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 17 • 7 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 18 • 1 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 18 • 4:30 p.m.


Adorable Performing Animals:

Big and Little Horses

Prancing Liberty Ponies

And the Kimes Family Mixed Animal Revue

The Amazing Ashtons

Featuring 12-Year-Old Cheyenne

Everyone's Favorite Tangier Shrine Clowns

Cristine Herriott-Plunkett's Dog and Pony Revue

Circus Cowgirls Performing an Aerial Ballet on the Spanish Webs

"The Wild West Fury": Whip Cracking, Rope Spinning, and Knife Throwing

"Cousin Grumpy and the Pork Chop Revue" featuring "Oink The Singing Pig"

Performing on the High Wire: "Los Tandazos" (from Columbia, South America)

Royal Bengal Tigers, including White Tigers

Trained and Presented by America's Own Brian Franzen

The Crazy, Kooky, and Always Clever Keystone Kops!

The Hula Hoop Artistry of Star and Cheyenne

And Featuring the Ancient Art of Upside-Down Foot Juggling

The Artistry of the Rachel Bell Duo

Our Aerial Superstars on the Roman Rings�And on the Cloud Swing, Susan Vidbel

African and Asian Elephants

Trained and Presented by Brian and Irene Franzen

On The Giant Space Wheel of Destiny

Circus Daredevils Jimmy and Jasmin



General Admission tickets are $15 each and are available at Customer Service at all area Hy-Vee locations and online from the Tangier Shrine Center:


Reserved tickets are $25 each and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets (and Ticketmaster.com online) and the Mid-America box office.


Children ages 2 and younger are admitted free.

Parking is free for all shows.

Unique to the Tangier Shrine Circus is the Fun Fair in the Mid-America Center's Exhibition Hall. Children can play carnival games, enjoy a petting zoo and animal rides and get their face painted. The Fun Fair is open one hour before and one hour after each performance.

Children ages 12 and under can also register to win one of 90 free bicycles that will be given away at the seven shows.


Circus proceeds are for the benefit of Tangier Shrine in Omaha, Nebraska. Payments are not deductible as charitable contributions.

Shriners International is a fraternity based on fun, fellowship and the Masonic principles of brotherly love, truth and relief. The Tangier Shrine in Omaha provides programs for members, their families and friends and supports philanthropic work through the Shriners Hospitals for Children®.

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