Ringling Bros. is Listening to Audiences and Phasing Out Elephants by 2018

Photo from the Center for Elephant Conservation website

Elephants have long been the signature act at the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. But something isn’t sitting right with audiences about these sensitive, intelligent and majestic creatures performing tricks for… well, peanuts. The public has cried out over the use of bullhooks, which Richmond has considered banning. We’ve heard it here at Richmondmom […]

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 Richmondmom.com 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 […]

Christopher the Clown Visits CMoR on Saturday, February 4

Ringling Bros

Ringling Brothers Ambassador of Laughter, Christopher the Clown, will visit the Children’s Museum of Richmond (CMoR) in Short Pump on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 9:30 am for a special story time event. Christopher is here to spread the word that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents DRAGONS is coming to the Richmond Coliseum […]