The big top is coming to Ione. Circus Royal Spectacular is a family friendly show, that brings entertainment for the whole family, and will be visiting Ione June 6 through 10. 

Each show is 90 minutes with the best clowns, jugglers, acrobats, contortionist, comedians, the human cannonball and much, much more. This is a brand-new show for 2019, sure to dazzle viewers of all ages.

No animals involved in the show. And, it’s all under the big tent!

Circus Royal Spectacular is coming to Howard Park, located at 600 South Church Street in Ione. 

Showtimes are Thursday, June 6 (Opening Night), at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, June 7, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, June 8, at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sunday, June 9 at 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; and Monday, June 10 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are available for purchase, 45 minutes prior to each show, at the door. 

General seats are $20 for adults and $10 for children (12 and Under). Be sure to clip the coupon in the Friday, June 7 issue on page B6 for one free child’s ticket with your purchase of an adult ticket. Bring the coupon with you, as you’ll need to present it at the ticker booth before the show.

For VIP seats, tickets are $25 for adults and $12 for children (12 and Under).

If you want to win a free family four-pack of tickets, we are giving some away online. Visit our Facebook page,, for details on how you could win.