TWO WINNER GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Elephants circus

There are two chances to take your family to the circus for FREE! Behold the living legends! Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® brings the unbelievable to Children Of All Ages in an all-new show − Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents LEGENDSSM the 144th edition of the Greatest Show On Earth . Experience unimaginable family […]

Dinner Table Conversation Starters: Can You Answer these Circus Q’s?

Elephants circus

Love the circus? Test your smarts around the dinner table tonight with these circus animal trivia questions.  Then download this maze and let the too-young-to-quiz crowd get excited too.  Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Legends comes to the Richmond Coliseum March 11 – 15, 2015! Purchase Tickets here. Keep your eyes peeled for a special giveaway from Richmondmom! […]

The Circus Delivers Amazement!

"Pink vs. Blue" tightrope act!

You’ve probably heard that the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus is in town! My family (me,my husband, our 5-year-old daughter and 3-year-old son) were lucky enough to go on opening night with a friend and her daughter. The theme this year is “Built to Amaze” and I will say, it definitely delivers on the […]

Real Richmond Review: Built to Amaze is Amazing!

Our very own Circus clown!

It’s always hard to tell who has more fun at the circus – the kids or the adults. And this year’s circus is no different. Built to Amaze is truly AMAZING! Whether you’re looking for laughter, suspense, strength, or agility – you’ll find it at this year’s circus right here in Richmond, Virginia. The circus […]

Events this Week: February 18 – 24, 2013


Have an event to add to our calendar? Email us at! Don’t miss our mega-listing of Richmond Summer Camp 2013 options for kids of all ages. ALWAYS check dates, times and locations of events as they may change after posting here. Don’t forget to check your Savvy Saver card for great savings at many local events […]

Enter by 2/13: Win Family 4-Pack of Tickets to the Circus: Built to Amaze

  Enter our contest by February 13, 2013 at noon to win 4-pack of tickets! The circus is coming to town February 20-24, 2013 and is giving away family 4-packs of tickets. You could win just by entering our contest and this year’s show is sure to be a crowd pleaser. See below to […]

The Greatest Show on Earth: A Review


Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus – The Greatest Show on Earth. The advertising-skeptical and exaggeration-sensitive no doubt interpret the familiar tag line as hyperbole; but based upon our family’s experience opening night at the Richmond Colisseum, the description’s accurate. Setting the tone for the evening’s main events, the All-Access Pre-show (included in ticket […]