JOIN US FOR THE 9th ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF
(INTER)NATIONAL CLOWN WEEK AT SHOWMEN’S REST
This year we remember the 90th anniversary of the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus train accident. Come join us as we pay tribute to those who have passed with our special guest “Forms In Motion Circus”.
This event is a loving and festive remembrance of circus artists past, held in the nation’s most well known final resting place for circus artists, remembered especially for the elephant statues and roustabout headstones. This event includes speakers, laying of flowers, circus arts
performances, lots of fun stuff for kids including activities and entertainment, PRIZES, snacks and refreshments, and many many clowns. Bring lawn chairs or blankets and a youthful attitude.
Performers (clowns, acrobats, jugglers, etc) are welcome to come in costume and share your talents at the end of the ceremony.
This event is open to all.
Sunday August 3rd, 1-3pm, FREE, all ages.
Woodlawn Cemetery, 7750 W Cermak Rd, Forest Park IL.
East of Des Plaines Ave. Western end of cemetery.
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