GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Last Hurrah in DC!

  One More Time: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Final Farewell If you are fans of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's Greatest Show On Earth, be sure to catch it one last time before it permanently closes this spring. The Out of This World production of the circus will be our last chance to see the extraordinary performers and exotic animals in this ultimate circus spectacle. In this production, prepare to blast off on an intergalactic adventure for space-age family Read more...

UniverSoul Circus DC Discount Tickets

My crew and I had a blast at UniverSoul Circus this week! This Atlanta-based but internationally renowned big top show is performing at National Harbor through July 31st, and if you and your family would like to see it before it leaves I am proud to offer this exclusive ticket discount for you!Get 25% off the following shows with the special code HARBOR With this discount, tickets start at just $10 for weekday shows and just $17.50 for weekday evening shows! Wednesday July 20 10:30am Wednesday Read more...

Spring Break Blues Buster: Ringling Bros. in DC!

  Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus XTREMEThe A Parent in Silver Spring crew stayed in town for spring break, but that does not mean that this week can't be magical -- we are heading to the circus! Circus XTREME, the newest production of The Greatest Show On Earth, is sure to make our week of staycation one to remember.is also our last chance to see the Asian elephants perform before they retire from the tour and move to their permanent home at the Ringling Bros. Center Read more...

Weekend Pick: Ringing Bros. at Verizon

Nothing makes this ho-hum time of year (I'm looking at you, cold, annoying March) special like a night out at The Greatest Show on Earth. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's LEGENDS is in town this weekend, and moving on to Baltimore and Fairfax for subsequent shows.Washington, DC March 19, 2015 - March 22, 2015 Baltimore, MD March 25, 2015 - April 05, 2015 Fairfax, VA April 08, 2015 - April 19, 2015We have come to consider ourselves Ringling Bros. groupies. Every single Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros. Circus Coming To DC March 19-22

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus latest circus production, LEGENDS, will be playing the Verizon Center March 19 - 22, 2015 and at The Patriot Center April 8 - 19, 2015. LEGENDS, unites iconic circus stars with mythological creatures in a celebration of the legends that have captured imaginations for centuries. Experience magnificent Asian elephants, a twenty-acrobat troupe perched atop only a pair of bicycles, and a never-before-seen double-wide, high-flying trapeze act Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Cirque du Soleil AMALUNA at National Harbor, 4 Tickets

My family and I attended our first ever Cirque du Soleil performance, Amaluna, and we were awestruck. Would you like to go, too? Amaluna is at National Harbor Washington DC until September 21.  Amaluna is Cirque du Soleil’s 32nd production and the artistic company will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2014. For the first time in Cirque du Soleil’s history, Amaluna features a cast that comprises 70% women, with a 100% female band.Director Diane Paulus, winner of a 2013 Tony Award Read more...

Ringling Brothers Circus at Patriot Center This Weekend

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is back in town and my family and I thoroughly enjoyed the new show, Built to Amaze! This new production by the Greatest Show on Earth is being shown every day this weekend, Friday-Sunday. This construction-themed show has elephants, tamed tigers. trained poodles, miniature ponies and horses, amazing acrobats, a woman shot out of a cannon, tight rope walkers, and hilarious clowns. The show is packed with nearly three hours of amazements.All Read more...

Weekend Pick: Ringling Bros. at Verizon Center

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is back in town and my family and I thoroughly enjoyed the new show, Built to Amaze! This new production by the Greatest Show on Earth will be in the DC area for five weeks. This construction-themed show has elephants, tamed tigers. trained poodles, miniature ponies and horses, amazing acrobats, a woman shot out of a cannon, tight rope walkers, and hilarious clowns. The show is packed with nearly three hours of amazements.All circus tickets Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros. Circus Tickets

One family will WIN 4 tickets to the opening night show at the Verizon Center! All families can get tickets 50 percent off on opening night! The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is coming back to town! Built to Amaze, a circus engineered by the Greatest Show on Earth, will be in the DC area for five weeks.Built to Amaze performs at two arenas in the Washington, D.C. area – the Verizon Center in the District from March 20 – 23and the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. from April Read more...