Last night, my husband and I took the kids to the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus in Raleigh, N.C.. The Dragons show was nonstop excitement from beginning to end.
Well, it was exciting before the beginning too.
At the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus, every single ticketholder is invited to come in an hour early. In that hour, ticketholders are able to actually get down on the Arena floor to interact with the show performers. We only made it to about half of the pre-show last year, so this year we made sure we were standing in line when the doors opened.
And this is what we saw:
We were 10 feet away from this elephant. It was one of the coolest experiences of my life!
Once the show started, we saw so many exciting acts. Aerial acts:
Lots of thrilling acts:
And my toddler son’s absolute favorite, the lions and tigers:
If you’ve got kids or if you’re a kid at heart, check to see when the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus will come to your town!