After 146 years, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will be closing its curtains for the last time.
On Sunday, May 21, the gang will perform their last show in Long Island, New York, before taking a final bow.
Hundreds are expected to attend, but those who aren’t going can still participate in the occasion. Here’s what you need to know:
Tell me more about the event.
The finale performance will star its iconic showstoppers. It will feature exotic animals, bright costumes and awe-inspiring acrobats sure to wow the crowd.
When is it?
It will be held Sunday, May 21, 2017 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Long Island, New York. There will be three shows: 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
How can I watch?
Ringling.com will livestream the event on its site. It will also be available for viewing on the organization's Facebook page. Tune in at 7 p.m. ET to watch live.
How else can I participate?
Use the hashtag #RinglingBros and post your reactions to the show on social media.
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