Show time for Wednesday circus performance delayed

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is running a little behind schedule for Wednesday's performance, but ticket holders will be treated to a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

The circus trains arrived in Cincinnati about 12 hours behind schedule.

A 53-car long steel coach with all the equipment and animals arrived Wednesday morning. The half-mile animal walk went from Sawyer Point to Mehring Way.

According to Ringling Bros. representatives, doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and ticket holders will get a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to set-up The Greatest Show On Earth.

Ringmaster Brian Crawford Scott, will provide a play-by-play description while fans get an up-close and personal look at setting up a show.

In addition, circus performers will entertain and interact with fans throughout the arena.

The official start time for Wednesday's show will be as close to the scheduled 7:00 p.m. start time as possible.

The circus will be at U.S. Bank Arena the rest of this week. For ticket information, click here.

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