PERFORMANCE: Bellingham Circus Guild adds spark to Sea to Sea weekend

Bellingham Circus Guild presents two fire shows the evenings of Friday, May 22, and Saturday, May 23, at the guild’s Cirque Lab, 1401 Sixth St., just off Harris Avenue.

The beer garden opens at 7 p.m. and the shows start at 8:30 each night, with entertainment by Bar Tabac, the Cornwall Marching Band, and Strangely.

Tickets are $20 presale, $22 at the door, and $12 for kids 12 and younger; credit cards and cash accepted. Presale tickets are available at Brown Paper Tickets

On Sunday, May 24, the guild hosts a daytime barbecue with variety acts and music. The beer garden opens at noon and the show goes for a few hours. There will be a gyroscope ride for everyone, a photo booth with performers, facepainting, food and craft vendors, and more. Sunday’s event is by donation.