Children of all ages will experience the Greatest Show On Earth this weekend in Milbank. The Yelduz Shrine Circus, along with Circus Spectacular, will present four big shows. The circus will be held in the Milbank Armory on May 30th and 31st with showtimes at 3 & 7 pm on Saturday and 1 & 5pm on Sunday.
The shows will feature a variety of acts. This year’s show will feature elephants, tigers, bears, stuntmen, acrobats, clowns and much more. Circus-goers can ride the elephants and ponies and have their photo taken with the bears, jungle snakes before and at halftime of the shows.
Adult tickets are $10 at the door and kids 6th grade and under are free thanks to donations from the area businesses.
Yelduz Shrine was chartered on July 14, 1904 by The El Zagal Shrine Center of Fargo, North Dakota, as the sponsoring shrine. Yelduz was the 92nd of 191 Shrine Centers to receive a charter. Nobles come from all over northern South Dakota and southern North Dakota. Until 1999, the Shrine Centers were noted as “Temples’.
Yelduz has exclusive Jurisdiction in Brown County and concurrent jurisdiction in an area that extends 250 miles east and west, and 50 miles north and south. This area is located mainly in the northeast quadrant of the state of South Dakota.