Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey’s Elephants and the City of Cedar Rapids Hosted an Apple Eating Contest to Raise Awareness of the United Way Donation Drive Taking Place at all Circus Performances!
Cedar Rapid’s Mayor Ron Corbett, and United Way staff member, Ben Hoover, took on the eating challenge of a lifetime when they battle 2 of the Ringling Bros. 8,000lb Elephant stars in what’s sure to be Cedar Rapid’s BIGGEST contest ever! Pictures from the contest are below.
The public was invited to join for an apple eating contest of epic proportions which took place on Friday, October 25 at 2:00pm at the US Cellular Center Arena. This event was hosted in order to raise awareness for the United Way donation drive taking place at every performance of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents “FULLY CHARGED!” this weekend!
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Performance Schedule at U.S. Cellular Center
Thursday, October 24-7:00p
Friday, October 25-7:00p
Saturday, October 26- 11:00a, 3:00p, & 7:00p
Sunday, October 27- 1:00p & 5:00p