Circus is in town
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus presents Legends, beginning Thursday for eight performances at the Colonial Life Arena. You’ll see elephants, lions and tigers and play with clowns and acrobats. But unicorns and woolly mammoths? Oh my. Get tickets at LMCtix.com
The 30th annual Palmetto Sportsmen’s Classic at the State Fairgrounds begins Friday and continues through Sunday. Discover the latest in fishing, outdoors and hunting in South Carolina. Seminars are throughout the weekend. Troy Landry from “Swamp People” will be there Saturday and Sunday. Noon- 8 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: Adults, $8; seniors 62 & over, $7; children 10 years old & under, free. Details: http://www.dnr.sc.gov/psc/
The 82nd running of the Carolina Cup at Springdale Race Course in Camden is a spring favorite, drawing thousands for an afternoon of steeplechase horse racing and tailgate parties. Gates open at 9 a.m. Saturday, with the first steeplechase race at 1:30 p.m. Tickets, race schedule and other event details: www.carolina-cup.org.