ALTON, Illinois — Professional wrestling launched the careers of celebrities like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Hulk Hogan, and it’s alive and well here in the St. Louis area.

St. Louis Anarchy is hosting the 15th Annual Circus Maximus event on Friday, July 19, 2019. It’s a huge event in the wrestling world with tag-team matches and head-to-head match-ups.

Circus Maximus will be held at Spaulding Club in Alton, Illinois. Tickets are $15 in advance at cm19.bpt.me and $20 at the door. It’s a 3-hour event with a pre-party just after 6 p.m. The bell for the main event rings at 7:30 p.m.

If you can’t make it to the event but don’t want to miss the action, you can watch it live for free at independentwrestling.tv by using the code “STLANARCHY.”