Circus Historical Marker Dedication

York, SC – The Yorkville Historical Society and the Culture & Heritage Museums will commemorate the history of the Barnett Brothers and the Bennett Brothers Circuses with a state historical marker ceremony on Saturday, May 19th at the corner of Roosevelt and East Jefferson Streets in York, SC. York Mayor Eddie Lee will speak at the unveiling. Enjoy refreshments and visit the circus historical exhibits following the ceremony. The reception and exhibits will be held at the McCelvey Center, 212 East Jefferson Street. The event is free for the public.


The circus exhibits will also be on view May 21-25 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. For more information, call the Historical Center of York County at 803.684.3948, ext 33.