Events Schedule

Parade Week

Concert On The Square

7:00pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
Enjoy a free outdoor concert of classic circus compositions performed live by Prof. Stich’s Original Baraboo Circus Band. In the event of rain the concert will move indoors across the street to the Al Ringling Theatre.

Concert on the Square

The Greatest Showman

7:00pm Friday & Saturday, July 19 & 20, 2019
Al. Ringling Theatre
Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

The Greatest Showman

Downtown Baraboo

Historic & Charming Downtown Square
Storefront windows will be dressed in colorful Big Top Circus Parade themes.

Downtown Baraboo Storefront

Parade Day Saturday, July 20, 2019

Circus Palooza

Corner of Oak & 3rd
Serving Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Chips, Water, Soda and Beer.

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Circus Palooza Beer & Wine

Corner of Oak & 3rd
Offering wines from Rock & Wool Winery, and Baraboo Bluff Winery, and finer American beers served by the Baraboo Elk’s Club. Must be of legal drinking age to purchase.

Beer & Wine Vendors

Eat Street

Food vendors galore offering an assortment of delicious items – plan to come hungry!

Eat Street Downtown

Eat Street Vendors

Food vendors galore offering an assortment of delicious items – plan to come hungry!
Edwards Ice Cream
ice cream cones, ice cream cookie sandwiches, corn dogs, fresh squeezed lemonade

Our Savior Lutheran Church
deep fried cheese curds

Island Vibe Caribbean Cuisine
jerk chicken and pork, brown stew chicken

Heavenly Smoked Roasters
beef brisket, pulled pork sandwiches

Old World Almonds
a variety of glazed, roasted, smoked and salted nuts

Elks Club
hamburgers, hot dogs, brats and caramel corn

Brew City Snow Balls
Hawaiian shaved ice, lemonade, licorice ropes

Authentic Mexican menu items

Bounce Houses

Courthouse Square
Our tree shaded courthouse lawn will be filled with bounce houses and slides for kids fun.

Bounce Houses

Face Painting

Kid’s can get in the true spirit of the day by having their faces painted!

Face Painting

Wild Rumpus Circus

Interactive circus performance by Jacob Mills of the Wild Rumpus Circus, Mazomanie, WI

Wild Rumpus Circus

Parade Live Broadcast

10:00am Live Pre-Show Broadcast
The parade and pre-parade antics presented by MAX FM, Official Media Broadcast Sponsor.

Parade Broadcast

Bucky & Band

Time to be announced.
Bucky Badger will be here with Echoes of Camp Randall to entertain and get you dancing!

Bucky Badger Dancing with Friend


Live music featuring songs from the 60’s and more on the square immediately after the parade featuring Gary and the Gators!

Gary & the Gators

l-r: Brad Rueber · drums, Gary Huebing · bass guitar, Todd Martin · acoustic guitar, inset: John Beth · keyboards, Denny Schulte · saxophone
With special guest Brian Beebe sitting in for a few songs.

Boostock DJ

Our Grand Marshal, Gene Allen Scott will DJ and give the band a few breaks with trivia contests, a hula hoop contest, and prizes.

Come for the  Parade, Stay for the Music & Fun!

Explore Baraboo’s Vibrant Circus Heritage

Circus World

Special Post Parade Admission to Circus World – $5
1:00 pm Circus Performance
3:30 pm Circus Performance

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