Prepare to be wowed by the young performers of the Russian American Kids Circus Sunday at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis. The young entertainers, who range in age from 6 to 18, perform aerial stunts, unicycling, juggling, acrobatics and balancing acts. The circus, begun 13 years ago by former Moscow Circus star Alex Berenchtein, his wife, Regina, and mother-in-law, Olga Partigul, has presented more than 1,200 shows in the United States and Canada.
The performance is at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Tickets $23. Call 410-280-5640 or go to mary land!hall.org.
Catch some wild motorbike action this weekend at the Toyota Arenacross Series at the 1st Mariner Arena. Tomorrow and Saturday, professional motocross racers in two competition classes will hit the dirt course, show off their best jumps and compete for purse awards. Then Sunday, amateur riders in 20 classes will compete.
The show begins at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday; doors open at 6:30 p.m. On Sunday, the show kicks off at noon; doors open at 11 a.m. The 1st Mariner Arena is at 201 W. Baltimore St. Tickets $8-$20. Call 410-547-SEAT or go to ticketmaster.com.
Whether you fancy yourself a fisherman or just fancy fishing, the Fishing Expo and Boat Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds is the place to be today through Sunday. The 23rd annual expo offers a vast display of fishing tackle, some 400 saltwater and freshwater fishing boats, marine accessories and more for show and sale. A seminar series presents 50 talks by 20 local and regional fishing experts, including renowned bass fisherman and TV personality Jimmy Houston.
The expo runs noon-8 p.m. today and tomorrow, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium. Admission $8; $4 ages 10-14; free for ages 9 and younger. Go to fishingexpo.com for more information.