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Salida Circus 10th Anniversary Celebration Kick-Off
May 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Salida Circus 10th Anniversary Celebration
A weekend of performances, free circus workshops, guest speakers, and international artists!
Friday, May 26
6 pm: Opening Parade down F Street
7 pm-8:30 pm: Opening ceremony/show/reception/book launch on Steam Plant Plaza
Join the Salida Circus on the SteamPlant Plaza for performances, introductions to guest artists, snacks and birthday cake, and a cash bar! The Paquette Gallery will be open for those who want to view the Circus Art show, and the Circus will launch their Anniversary book!
Saturday, May 27
11 am-3 pm: Salida Circus Carnival at Alpine Park
Join the Salida Circus for performances at 11, 12, 1, and 2; workshops at 11:30, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30; roaming balloon twisting, stilt walking, and face painting; and a brand new trailer and hot dog machine!
5:30 pm-6 pm: Opening act for Bluegrass on the Arkansas at Riverside Park
Sunday, May 28
11:30 am-12:30 pm: Opening act for Bluegrass on the Arkansas at Riverside Park
2 pm: Walk for Sudan in Salida, starting and ending at Longfellow Elementary School
Evening: Potluck dinner at Riverside Park
Monday, May 29
9:30 am: Circus Brunch at Salida Community Center, with a presentation by Rodney Huey from Ringling, Tarek Zboun from Red Nose Palestine, and Carol Rinehart from Project Education South Sudan
3:00 pm: Showcase at SteamPlant
7:00 pm: Showcase at Steam Plant