Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents
Coming To Fresno July 2 – 6
The circus is coming to town…are your ready to be astonished and amazed! Ringling Bros. has brought new acts and goes to new extremes with the all-new energetic circus production, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents Circus XTREME.
Children Of All Ages can let their imagination go wild in an exhilarating adventure with extraordinary circus artists and exotic animals. From the highest mountains to the deepest seas, join us as we explore a world of extreme beauty, flexibility, strength and dexterity in ways you’ve never seen before at The Greatest Show On Earth.® Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents Circus XTREME blends extreme circus displays for the ultimate family fun entertainment experience, playing the Selland Arena from July 2nd – 6th.
Guided by Ringmaster David Shipman, Circus XTREME pushes the limits of excitement to features artists who redefine the word extreme in everything they do, magnifying beloved traditional elements of the circus and combining them with never-before-seen contemporary spectacles, original fast-paced performances and incredibly hilarious moments. Featuring an international assembly of over 100 performers spanning 13 countries around the world, the Ringling Bros. 145th Edition is highlighted by several unique acts including:
- Xtreme Sports display featuring BMX freestyle riders, energetic parkour performers, trampoline acrobats and slack line gymnastics tricks
- Caravan of Camels – the only act of it’s kind in the world featuring 6 twin-humped Bactrian camels
- Bungee Skydivers aerial acro-ballet
- World’s youngest human cannonball Gemma “The Jet” Kirby has been shot from the cannon over 500
- Mongolian Marvels strongmen create a human pyramid with a combined weight of over 880 pounds
Additional circus elements highlighted in the show including Bengal tiger presenter Taba; daredevil whirling Pendulum of Steel performance; edge-of-your-seat high wire stunts, hilarious poodle tricks; of course no show would be complete without the Ringling Bros. Clown Alley and treasured performing pachyderms!
Be sure to arrive early to experience several fun-filled interactive elements before the show starts included with the ticket price – visit the Animal Open House to get up-close with our amazing animal stars and the All Access Pre-Show where families can step onto the arena floor to meet our performers, learn circus skills, try on costumes and much more! Logan and Kira both loved walking on the stage and seeing the performers up-close.
New this year, ticketholders can purchase an upgrade experience at their show and go backstage with a VIP Behind The Scenes Tour of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. To take advantage of this incredible interactive experience, just log on to www.ringlingbros.expapp.com from your iPhone or Android smartphone, and provide your name, email and phone number to become a VIP Circus Insider.
WHEN: Thursday, July 2nd – Monday, July 6th
Thursday, July 2 7:00 PM ***I’m giving away a family 4-pack to opening night…enter for your chance below.
Friday, July 3 7:00 PM
Saturday, July 4 12:00 PM & 4:00 PM
Sunday, July 5 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Monday, July 6 7:00 PM
WHERE: Selland Arena – Fresno Convention Center / 700 “M” St., Fresno, CA
TICKETS: Ticket prices range from $17, $20, $35 (VIP), $55 (Club) and $65 (Front Row)
Kids (age 2-12) tickets available for only $10 each*
Special Discount Opening Night tickets priced at $13 each*
*select seating only; not valid on VIP/Club/Front Row levels
All seats are reserved; tickets available thru Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800-745-3000
or visit the Selland Arena Box Office.
**tickets may be subject to service charges, facility and handling fees
Enter to win a family 4-pack to Circus Xtreme opening night (Thursday, July 2 7:00 PM).
Parking fees not included.
Disclosure: I am a Feld Family Ambassador, and in exchange for my time and efforts in attending shows and reporting my opinion within this blog, as well as keeping you advised of the latest discount offers, Feld Entertainment has provided me with complimentary tickets to Feld shows and opportunities to attend private Feld pre-Show events. Even though I received these benefits, I always give an opinion that is 100% mine.