The Greatest Circus Protest on Earth

June 20th, 2013 by Christy Griffin


For the last two years, hundreds of activists from IDA and other national and local organizations have joined forces to protest Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. These protests have shown record turnouts, so let’s keep the momentum going and make this year the Greatest Circus Protest on Earth! Help us send a loud and clear message that elephants and other animals do not belong in circuses.  

What: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Opening Night Protest
When: Wednesday, July 10, 5:45pm – 7:30pm
Where: Staples Center, 1111 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles – meet at the intersection of Figueroa Street and Chick Hearn Court

Please invite your friends and family! Posters and leaflets will be provided. For more information about this event, please contact Bill Dyer. For more information about circuses, please visit