I went to the circus shortly after posting yesterday’s review of circus books. I had never been to the circus before (hence my attempt to learn about the event by reading picture books). Tigers were the main animal attraction:
(Sorry about the poor photo quality, we were pretty high up. I could see pretty well, actually, but that doesn’t translate in the pictures)
One of the tigers featured in this act is the only tiger in the world who has been trained to walk the tightrope:
Most of the other acts featured human performers. There were jugglers, tightrope walkers, clowns, and hula hoopers. It was very entertaining and so much fun to spend an afternoon with friends 🙂 I guess “go to the circus” is another thing I can check off my bucket list.
Glow in the dark hula hooping and juggling!
- Photo Essay: History of the Traveling Circus (tripbase.com)
- “Anah Shrine Circus” Comes to Town (bangordailynews.com)