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Great Benjamin's Circus is Returning to Blackville

UPDATE (August 8): Members of the Blackville Fire Department will be set up at the ballfield on Friday night (at the circus). They will be selling: Curly fries for $5, Hot dogs for $2 and Drinks for $1.

The Great Benjamin’s Circus will be returning to Blackville on Friday, August 11 at 6:00pm at the Blackville Ball Park.

The 3rd generation of Circus Family originates from Mexico and the United States. Their Circus is a one of a kind experience, featuring clowns, juggling, acrobats, daredevils, and much more!

Great Benjamin’s Circus prides themselves in bringing to you one of the oldest forms of live family entertainment for all ages.

Tickets for the 90 minute show are available in advance online at If you’ve purchased a ticket online and are unable to print it, just come to the box office with a photo id. Or you can present your ticket on your smartphone.

Tickets are also available at the door beginning at 5:00pm on August 11.

  • Family Pass is $49.99 in advance and includes 2 adults and 3 children. Regular box office price is $100. This offer is only available online.
  • Adult tickets for one are $20 in advance or $26 if purchased at the door. (adult ticket purchase also includes a free ticket for 1 child under 12)
  • Children 12 and under or seniors 55+ are $12 in advance or $17 at the door.
  • A ringside box for 4 people is also available for $75. This offer is available online only and includes free popcorn.

Free tickets are available at locations around the village (including the village office and Blackville Credit Union). Free tickets are for kids under 12, and they must be with a paying adult. One free ticket per paying adult.

For more information about The Great Benjamin’s Circus, visit their website at

Miramichi River Valley

Miramichi River Valley

The Rural Community of Miramichi River Valley is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and six councillors.

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