Celebrities at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

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With the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus wrapping its 146-year history with a final, eight-night run at the new Nassau Coliseum in May 2017, we take a look back at stars who've attended The Greatest Show on Earth.

See photos of celebrities at the circus, from Long Island’s Ashanti, to Donald Trump Jr. and Neil Patrick Harris.

Edie Falco and Lorraine Bracco

Actresses Edie Falco and Lorraine Bracco meet Ringling
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Actresses Edie Falco and Lorraine Bracco meet Ringling Bros. Circus elephant, Kelly, backstage at the New York Knicks versus New Jersey Nets game at Madison Square Garden on March 19, 2004, in Manhattan.

Nia Long

Nia Long with her son Massai Dorsey II
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Nia Long with her son Massai Dorsey II at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Baily Circus party at Madison Square Garden on March 20, 2004, in Manhattan.

Christie Brinkley and Peter Cook

Christie Brinkley with then-husband Peter Cook, son Jack
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Christie Brinkley with then-husband Peter Cook, son Jack Paris, and daughter Sailor attend the Ringling Bros. Barnum Baily circus party at Madison Square Garden March 20, 2004, in Manhattan.

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Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi

Musical artist Derek Trucks, his wife Susan Tedeschi,
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Musical artist Derek Trucks, his wife Susan Tedeschi, their children and famous clown Bello Nock pose backstage after a live Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus performance at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2007, in Manhattan.

The Kardashians

Kylie Jenner, holding Mason Disick, Kendall Jenner, Kim
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Kylie Jenner, holding Mason Disick, Kendall Jenner, Kim Kardashian and Khloe Kardashian attend The Greatest Show On Earth at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Dragons" at Staples Center on July 16, 2012, in Los Angeles.

Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson attends Ringling Bros. And Barnum &
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Jennifer Hudson attends Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey's Built To Amaze! at Barclays Center on March 20, 2013, in Brooklyn.

Steve Wilkos

TV personality Steve Wilkos and guests attend Ringling
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TV personality Steve Wilkos and guests attend Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze! on March 21, 2013, in Manhattan.

Nina Garcia

Nina Garcia and Alexander David Conrod attend Ringling
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Nina Garcia and Alexander David Conrod attend Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze! on March 21, 2013, in Manhattan.

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Sammi 'Sweetheart' Giancola and Ronnie Magro

Sammi
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Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola and Ronnie Magro attend Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey present Built To Amaze! on March 21, 2013, in Manhattan.

Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart and family attend Ringling Bros. and
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Martha Stewart and family attend Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey "Built To Amaze!" at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on March 23, 2013.

Tracy Anderson

Tracy Anderson and Penelope Mogol attend Ringling Bros.
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Tracy Anderson and Penelope Mogol attend Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Jacqueline Laurita

TV personality Jacqueline Laurita attends Ringling Bros. and
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TV personality Jacqueline Laurita attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Caroline Manzo

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"The Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Caroline Manzo attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

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Carson Daly

TV personality Carson Daly attends Ringling Bros. And
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TV personality Carson Daly attends Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Presents "Legends" at Nassau Coliseum on March 9, 2014, in Uniondale.

Michael Caussin and Jana Kramer

Michael Caussin and Jana Kramer attend the Ringling
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Michael Caussin and Jana Kramer attend the Ringling Bros. Presents "Legends" Nashville Celebrity Event on Jan. 23, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn.

Eric Gunderson and Stephen Barker Liles

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"Love and Theft's" Eric Gunderson and Stephen Barker Liles attend the Ringling Bros. presents "Legends" Nashville Celebrity Event on Jan. 23, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn.

Miss Nashville Hannah Bobinger

Miss Nashville Hannah Bobinger attends the Ringling Bros.
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Miss Nashville Hannah Bobinger attends the Ringling Bros. presents "Legends" Nashville Celebrity Event on Jan. 23, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn.

Donald Trump, Jr.

TV personality/businessman Donald Trump Jr., wife Vanessa Trump
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TV personality/businessman Donald Trump Jr., wife Vanessa Trump and their children attend the New York premiere of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents "CIRCUS XTREME'' at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Zabryna Guevara

Actress Zabryna Guevara attends the New York premiere
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Actress Zabryna Guevara attends the New York premiere of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents "CIRCUS XTREME'' at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Tom Cotter

Comedian Tom Cotter attends the New York premiere
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Comedian Tom Cotter attends the New York premiere of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents "CIRCUS XTREME'' at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Angela 'Big Ang' Raiola

TV personality Angela
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TV personality Angela "Big Ang" Raiola attends the New York premiere of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents "CIRCUS XTREME'' at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Chandra Wilson

Actress Chandra Wilson arrives at Ringling Bros. and
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Actress Chandra Wilson arrives at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME VIP Celebrity Premiere at Staples Center on July 13, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Jenny McCarthy

Jenny McCarthy, Evan Joseph Asher and circus performer
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Jenny McCarthy, Evan Joseph Asher and circus performer Paulo dos Santos attend Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Billy Crudup

Actor Billy Crudup and famous clown Bello Nock
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Actor Billy Crudup and famous clown Bello Nock pose for a photo backstage after a live Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2007, in Manhattan.

Neil Patrick Harris

Actor Neil Patrick Harris arrives to the opening
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Actor Neil Patrick Harris arrives to the opening night performance of Ringling Bros. show "Over The Top" on July 16, 2008, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Debi Mazar

Actress Debi Mazar attends Ringling Bros. And Barnum
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Actress Debi Mazar attends Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze! on March 21, 2013, in Manhattan.

Rebecca Gayheart and Eric Dane

Actors Rebecca Gayheart and Eric Dane attend Ringling
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Actors Rebecca Gayheart and Eric Dane attend Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze! on March 21, 2013, in Manhattan.

Jill Hennessy

Actress Jill Hennessy attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum
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Actress Jill Hennessy attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Chris Noth and Bridget Moynahan

Actor Chris Noth and model Bridget Moynahan attend
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Actor Chris Noth and model Bridget Moynahan attend Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Dylan Walsh

Actor Dylan Walsh attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum
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Actor Dylan Walsh attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Jake T. Austin

Actor Jake T. Austin attends Ringling Bros. and
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Actor Jake T. Austin attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

AnnaSophia Robb

Actress AnnaSophia Robb attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum
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Actress AnnaSophia Robb attends Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center on Feb. 20, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Kyle MacLachlan

Actor Kyle MacLachlan and son Callum MacLachlan attend
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Actor Kyle MacLachlan and son Callum MacLachlan attend the Ringling Bros And Barnum And Bailey Circus at Barclays Center on March 2, 2014, in Brooklyn.

Jim O'Heir

Actor Jim O'Heir arrives at Ringling Bros. and
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Actor Jim O'Heir arrives at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME VIP Celebrity Premiere at Staples Center on July 13, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Rob Schneider

Actor Rob Schneider arrives at Ringling Bros. and
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Actor Rob Schneider arrives at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME VIP Celebrity Premiere at Staples Center on July 13, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Jacob Vargas

Actor Jacob Vargas and daughters arrive at Ringling
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Actor Jacob Vargas and daughters arrive at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME VIP Celebrity Premiere at Staples Center on July 13, 2015, in Los Angeles, California.

Chris Brown

Recording artist Chris Brown poses with famous clown
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Recording artist Chris Brown poses with famous clown Bello Nock backstage at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus at Madison Square Garden on April 3, 2007, in Manhattan.

Ashanti and Bethenny Frankel

Singer Ashanti and actress Bethenny Frankel attend Ringling
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Singer Ashanti and actress Bethenny Frankel attend Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents "Legends" at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on Feb. 20, 2014.

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