Before dinner Saturday at the Big Top Gala, guests could try on Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus costumes, or sign the American Cancer Society's Crush Cancer monster truck with the names of loved ones who had succumbed to or overcome cancer. 
 By MARTY CLEAR/Bradenton Herald
Before dinner Saturday at the Big Top Gala, guests could try on Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus costumes, or sign the American Cancer Society's Crush Cancer monster truck with the names of loved ones who had succumbed to or overcome cancer. By MARTY CLEAR/Bradenton Herald
Before dinner Saturday at the Big Top Gala, guests could try on Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus costumes, or sign the American Cancer Society's Crush Cancer monster truck with the names of loved ones who had succumbed to or overcome cancer. By MARTY CLEAR/Bradenton Herald

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