Garden World unveils its plans for a
might still be months away but that hasn't stopped Sanders Garden
World from announcing its plans to host a yuletime circus this
garden centre, near Burnham-on-Sea, said this week that it is
putting the final touches to its arrangements for a circus troop
called Circus Americano to visit for 28 days from December 5th.
circus does not use animals, but relies on humans instead, as
Sanders' Managing Director, Peter Burks explained: "Each
year we look to do something bigger and better and to improve
on what weve achieved the Christmas before."
"Circus Americano includes amazing trapeze artists, clowns,
tightrope acts, fire eaters and African dancers and acrobats.
It looks set to be quite an attraction and will help give us the
wow factor were after. It promises to be fun. Were
all very excited about it."
20 human circus performers will host two shows a day in a big
top pitched adjacent to the garden centre. The early evening show
at 4pm will last for an hour and the evening show at 7pm will
last for around an hour and 30 minutes.
the run up to December 25, and including the shows on December
24, the theme of the performances will be Christmas based. From
December 28th until New Years Eve the show will change to
a circus pantomime.
added: "There will be a chance for people to take part in
circus workshops on Saturday and Sunday mornings during the time
the performers are with us. Children aged eight years and under
need to be accompanied by an adult.
who books tickets for the 4pm show will also be able to take advantage
of a special menu in the Lemon Grove restaurant as it will be
open until 6pm from December 5 until the final show on New Years
Eve excluding the days we are closed during the Christmas
period. There will also be a magician entertaining guests in the
restaurant from December 5 until 31."
are priced £8 for adults and £6 for children or £24
for a family of four - two adults and two children. They are on
sale at Sanders GardenWorld. Every ticket purchased also entitles
the holder to be entered into a grand prize draw for a childrens
dream Christmas present collection.
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