Tag: animal entertainment

Circus Demonstration

Ringling returns to Rochester, 10/29/14. Join ARAUNY’s Yellow Wall demo, our only scheduled protest. 10/29/14 (Wed) … Opening night 5:00pm (2 hours before 7:00pm show) Blue Cross Arena (BCA), One War Memorial Square, Rochester NY 14614…. corner Broad Street and…

LTE: Ban Barbaric Businesses

The following letter to the editor was published in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle October 6, 2014: Ringling Brothers Circus is coming to Rochester at the end of the month. Both dog fighting and animal circuses abuse animals for profit…

Circus Demonstration

TONIGHT (Wednesday, 10/30) at 6:00 PM: Please join ARAUNY in a PEACEFUL, silent protest of the Ringling Bros. Circus in front of the Blue Cross Arena. (This is also known as a “YellowWall” demonstration because of the wall formed, and…

Circus Demonstration

Many thanks to all who came to participate in ARAUNY’s Yellow Wall demo on 10/24/12! There were close to 20-in-line (and another ~20 from a group of local PETA supporters). Thank you also to those of you who went on…

Report: Over 40 Protestors at Ringling’s Opening Night, Rochester NY

There were OVER 40 protestors at Ringling’s Opening Night, Wed 10/26/11 (wow)!!!  ARAUNY quickly ran out of our YELLOW-WALL signs, and Kathy Caldwell offered the use of her signs which we also ran out of!  Folks, this has never happened here…

Ringling Circus is returning to Rochester, N.Y.

April 29th – May 3rd, 2009 Circuses.com …and alas, ARAUNY will again be protesting Ringling’s ugly presence. Participants in the Yellow Wall Ringling protest, 2009. Click to enlarge. Protesters, please, arrive one hour or more before each show: April 29…

Protest Shrine Circus

April 25-27, 2008 Protestors – please arrive ONE HOUR BEFORE EACH SHOW: Fri, 4/25/08 = 6:00pm (for 7pm show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 10:00am (for 11am show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 2:00pm (for 3pm show) Sat, 4/26/08 = 6:00pm (for 7pm show)…

Petition Sunday

March 30, 2008, 10:am – 1:00pm First Unitarian Church, 220 Winton Rd South, Rochester NY ARAUNY tabled on 3/30/08 for “Petition Sunday”, along with seven other various social justice groups at 1st Unitarian. We had a Petition, calling for a local…

Protest Ringling’s Circus of Screams…

 … with bullhooks, chains, and whips. Advocate for the enslaved, the chained, the stifled. PROTESTORS: ARRIVE ONE HOUR+ BEFORE SHOWTIMES. Allow yourself time to find parking (lots in the area, or on streets) and to walk over to BCA: Wed,…

Shrine Circus Protest

Nov. 3-5, 2006: ARA will provide signs and literature – and/or bring your own. Please arrive one hour before each show. Fri, Nov. 3rd – at 6:30pm (for 7:30pm show) Sat, Nov. 4th – at 10:00am (for 11:00am show) Sat,…