The Circus is coming to town!


The Circus is coming to town on Tuesday, September 23, 2014!

The Madisonville Noon Kiwanis host the Carson & Barnes Circus at the Hopkins County Fairgrounds on September 23 with two showtimes of 4:30 and 7:30. Advance tickets available at First United Bank and Hancock Bank & Trust for $12.00 per General Admission adult ticket and $6.00 per General Admission child ticket. Tickets may also be purchased at the Circus Box Office on Circus Day for $16.00 per General Admission adult ticket and $10.00 per General Admission child ticket. 


The Carson & Barnes Circus is The World’s Biggest Big Top Show with two hours of fun, excitement and pageantry for children of all ages! See elephants, horses, ponies and dogs perform amazing tricks in the center ring. Be amazed and thrilled by our extraordinary artists from around the world as they entertain you with their death defying feats and exquisite artistry! This is the circus you remember from your childhood. Every seat is just feet from the action! The Midway opens one hour before showtime with a Free Petting Zoo, plus Elephant and Camel rides.

Come early to watch the Madisonville Fire Department wash the elephants before the show at 3:00pm on Tuesday, September 23rd. The elephant wash is open to the public free of charge.

Quick Contact Information

Fair Office:
Phone:  1-270-821-0950
Sissy Lutz Fair Secretary
Phone:  1-270-836-4617

Tent & Concession Rental:
Brian Jones 1-270-871-0088


Hopkins County Fair Inc

PO Box 425 |  605 E Arch St
Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone:  1-270-245-2970

Directions to the Fairgrounds