Stop Circus Suffering


Please help break the chain

Urge the following venues to cancel upcoming circus performances and/or make it their policy not to host future events using wild animals. A template letter for your use/personalization is available here.

St. Joseph Civic Arena  100 North 4th Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64501

Who: Hamid Circus
When: March 10-12, 2023
Contact the, (816) 271-4717
Social: Facebook
Contact the, (816) 232-5129
Social: Facebook

Abou Ben Adhem Shrine Mosque, 601 E Saint Louis St, Springfield, MO 65806

Who: Carden Circus
When: February 2-12, 2023
Contact: (417) 869-9164

Black River Coliseum, 301 South 5th St., Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Who: Carden Circus
When: January 31, 2023
Contact:, (573) 686-8001
Social: Facebook

Cable Dhamer Arena, 19100 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64055

Who: Arahat Shrine Circus
When: November 17-20, 2022
Contact:, (816) 442-6128
Social: Facebook, Twitter

A.C. Brase Arena, 410 Kiwanis Dr, Cape Girardeau, MO

Who: Carden Circus
When: May 31-June 1, 2022
Contact:, (573) 339.6340
Social: Facebook. Twitter, Instagram

Shrine Mosque, 601 E Saint Louis St, Springfield, MO 65806

Who: Carden International Circus
When: February 18, 2022, (417) 869-0529
Social: Facebook

Freeman Coliseum 3201 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78219

Who: Alzafar Shrine/Carden Circus 
When: September 10-12, 2021
Contact: Marty Barlett,, 210 496-1625; Derrick Howard, (210) 226-1177 ext.278; JC Hrubetz, (210) 226-1177 ext.276; Cindy Alvarado,, (210)226-1177 ext.277
Social: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Black River Coliseum, 301 South Fifth Street, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

Who: Carden International Circus
When: April 12-13, 2021
Contact:, (573)686-8001
Social: Facebook


  1. Jerica Badger · 3 June 2020 at 12:08a

    Contacted Every Venue on this list. Thank you!

    1. ADI Admin · 3 June 2020 at 12:08a

      Thank you Jerica!

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