Residents and visitors stood in awe under the big top as Lisa, an Asian elephant, pulled the Big Top to life on Harbor Island. The Tri-Cities Kiwanis Club sponsors the one-day circus.
The carnival midway opens at 3:30 p.m. when families can ride elephants, camels and ponies. Performers will take to the circus ring for two shows at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Parking is a $5 donation in exchange for a coupon pack. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $15 for adults and $7 for children ages 12 and younger.