If you are visiting Tahiti Village this week and looking to see a different kind of show, how about the Greatest Show on Earth? Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is in Las Vegas June 13-16 for seven big performances. The venue, UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center, is just five miles from Tahiti Village.

Clowning around as usual.

You’ll be delighted and amazed by the over-the-top feats of strength, agility and courage of the performers in this 143rd edition of the circus, entitled Built to Amaze! Circus performers from across the globe create the perfect blend of athleticism and bravery, where power meets fearlessness and amazement has no bounds. Magnificent elephants, ferocious tigers, astonishing acrobats and awe-inspiring aerialists are engineered into one spectacular performance.

Doors open one hour prior to each performance. Show times are as follows:

Thursday: 7 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 1:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Pre-event Festivities

  • Go behind the scenes at the Animal Open House. Open to all ticket-holders 90 minutes prior to showtime. Learn about circus animals, see how they live, eat, and play.
  • All Access Pre-Show opens one hour prior to show time for all ticket holders. See animals up close, visit with performers, get autographs, try on costumes and enjoy the circus fun.

See your concierge for information. For  tickets please visit www.unlvtickets.com/