The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus is coming to Tarkio Thursday, August 29. The big tent will be set up at the practice baseball field near the Tarkio Rodeogrounds. Show times are 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The tent raising will be between 9:30 and 10:00 a.m. that morning. The event is sponsored by the Tarkio Parks & Rec Board. For advanced tickets (adults $12 and children/seniors $7), stop by Tarkio City Hall. For tickets purchased on circus day, admission is $15 for adults and $8 for children/seniors.

“Culpepper & Merriweather Circus is thrilled to present one of our best performances yet in our 32 year history! We have an all-star group of performers from the United States, Canada and Mexico. Anyone from toddlers to grandparents will enjoy our action-packed 90 minute show! There is truly something for everyone! With a variety of acts featuring animals, acrobats, comedy and balancing, your whole family will be left talking about what their particular favorite was.”