Ararat Shrine Circus comes to KC Nov. 16-18

Ararat Shrine Circus is coming to town.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The circus is coming to town–the Ararat Shrine Circus that is.

The ringmaster and performers will take over Silverstein Eye Centers Arena in Independence, Mo., Nov. 16-18 for three days of family fun.

There will be six shows total:

Friday, Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m.

Saturday, Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m.

Click or tap here for tickets. Ticket prices start at $22 and go to $45. You can purchase tickets at the Silverstein Eye Centers Arena box office next week M-F, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. to avoid online fees. 10% of ticket sales benefit the FOX4 Love Fund for Children.

There is a “A Special Night at the Circus”show Thursday. Adult tickets are $20 and tickets for kids are $10. That will take place Thursday, Nov. 15. Doors open at 6 p.m. The show starts at 7 p.m. Money raised Thursday will also benefit the FOX4 Love Fund for Children and Ararat Shrine Fraternity. FOX4’s Mark Alford will be the “Guest Ringmaster.”  There will be a free circus performer meet and greet following the show.

People who buy tickets to Thursday Special Night at the Circus can save 50 percent off any seat or any show Friday-Sunday, Nov. 16- Nov. 18 when they show their ticket from Thursday night at the Arena box office.

FOX4 will give away four family four-packs of tickets valued at $180 to the circus on Tuesday, Nov. 13 during a Facebook Live during the 8 a.m. hour to four lucky families. The tickets will be for the Saturday, Nov. 17 show at 7:30 p.m.