Wednesday, October 14, 2009


7 Spectacular Shows of Circus Excitement, October 16th – 18th at Ford Arena
Beaumont, TX) October 13, 2009 – World class circus fun and endless excitement returns to Beaumont for one dazzling weekend in October as the magnificent El Mina Shrine Circus performs an amazing show for families and children of all ages. The Ford Arena will be bursting with the dynamic sights, sounds, smells and family fun found only at the El Mina Shrine Circus! Tickets and more show info are available online at .

This year’s circus is the biggest and best ever. Featuring performers from over 15 countries along with the most talented performing animals in the world today, the El Mina Shrine Circus will bring smiles and thrills to young and old alike as the most original form of family entertainment, the circus, comes to town.

All new lighting and sound will dazzle the audiences, putting the spot light on some of the most amazing circus acts to ever come to Minneapolis, including:

• Miss Stevana’s Royal Friesian Stallions from Holland
• The Hawthornes Tigers – World’s Largest Tiger Act in the US
• Miss Gena – World Renowned Juggler and Monte Carlo Medalist
• The Bilea’s – Masters of Illusion
• The Human Cannonball World Record Holder
• And the Shrine Elephants!

The El Mina Shrine Circus is the only interactive circus in the world! Audience members are allowed into the circus rings before, during intermission and after the show. Guests get to meet the performers up close, play games, and even get a chance to ride the elephants and ponies. Doors open one hour before show time.

The El Mina Shrine Circus brings affordable family fun to everyone. Ticket prices are $18 for General Admission, $22 for Reserved, and $26 for VIP. The El Mina Shrine Circus is making special discounts available to help make the circus affordable for all families. Coupons are being distributed throughout Beaumont and may also be redeemed online. Buy one get one free offers are available for ALL SHOWS!

About Our Hosts: The Shrine Circus is a major fundraiser for the El Mina Shriners. Well known for their civic involvement and colorful participation in parades, Shriners International is one of the oldest fraternal organizations in the world. Sam Khoury, Potenate of El Mina Shrine commented, “The El Mina Shriners are thrilled to bring affordable family entertainment to the families of Beaumont. During these tough economic times we have extended special discount offers and are keeping ticket prices lower than almost any live entertainment in town. Every child should get to go to the circus and we are making that possible by keeping our event within everyone’s reach. We are especially glad to be producing our circus at the exceptional Ford Arena and look forward to a great circus.” For more information or to contact the Shriners, please visit . Proceeds from the Shrine Circus are for the benefit of the El Mina Shriners. Payments are not deductible as charitable contributions.