Circus Gets Underway Today in Charleston

Elephants will be having a picnic today in Charleston. Elephants from the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will dine on fruit and bread today at 2 p.m. on Clendenin Street in front of the Charleston Town Center, according to the mall's website. It's a free event, and anyone can show up to watch. The circus runs today through Sunday at the Charleston Civic Center.