Embrace your inner clown and see the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus “Legends” tour, November 19-30 at the United Center and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!
Enjoy the antics of Clown Alley with boss clown Sandor Eke and his teammates! See the astounding China National Acrobatic Troupe! Gasp at the four man High Wire Motorcycle Act! Roar at Alexander Lacey and his Big Cats! Bark at Klose’s Performing K9s and Pigs! Applaud along with Ringmaster Jonathan Lee Iverson! Horse around with The Thundering Cossack Warriors-Dressage and Equine Drill, Roman and Trick Riding! Steel yourself for the Torres Family eight person motorcycle Wheel of Steel! Did we mention the exotic animal act, and the trapeze artists?
“Join the fun before the fun starts!” Free with your ticket is the All-Access Pre-Show, where kids can get autographs from performers, try on costumes, learn acrobatic skills and juggle! Arrive one hour before show time.
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, “The Greatest Show on Earth,” has been touring since 1919. Before that, Barnum & Bailey’s Circus formed in the late 1800’s. It performed in the Wild West with acts such as opera singers and so-called circus freaks.
The United Center is located at 1901 West Madison Street in Chicago. For tickets and more information, call (800) 745-3000.
Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes from the United Center, provides free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.