Northwest NEWS

August 9, 1999


Circus tickets on sale

   Tickets are on sale for the 129th Edition of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the Key Arena.

   "The Greatest Show on Earth" comes to Seattle on Thursday, September 16 through Sunday, September 19. Show times are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, with 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. additional Sunday shows, and Sunday performances at 1 and 5 p.m.

   Special coupons for $5 off are available at area Bartell Drug Stores. Kids under 12 receive $3.50 off regular admission only at performances on Friday evening and Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tickets, beginning at $12.75, are available by calling Ticketmaster at (206) 628-0888, or at any Ticketmaster outlet. Groups of 20 or more receive discounts by calling Darrel Gosho toll-free at (800) 619-1380.

   Those who get to the show early can do just that! One hour before showtime, ticketholders of all ages can join Clown Alley's Masters of Mayhem as they take a powder, get painted, or mix it up in this year's Three Ring Adventure.

   For further information, visit the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey website at