Circus gets ready for Thanksgiving parade

November 19, 2010 8:40:33 PM PST
Chicago's Thanksgiving Day parade is several days away, but ABC7 caught a sneak preview of the opening act Friday.It's a two-minute routine called 'Fun-Un-Drum'.

The cast of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus held a rehearsal Friday at the United Center.

The number includes more than 60 performers, including clowns, acrobats and dancers.

They will join 100 giant balloons and 15 marching bands as the parade marches down State Street next Thursday morning.