Take the whole family to the circus for a most worthy cause: helping children in need. The 77th Annual Al Chymia Shrine Circus is the Shriners’ largest annual fundraiser. Come early to the Agricenter Showplace Arena for face-painting, bounce house and animal rides! The shows start at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday; 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday; and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Adult tickets are $10, child tickets are $5 and kids under 2 are admitted for free. eventbrite.com