Elephants are escorted through Uptown on Tuesday January 29, 2013 as part of Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus Grand Animal Walk. The circus will be performing in Time Warner Cable Arena until Sunday.
Waiting by traintracks off Graham Street, uptown, a boy crouches in hopes of getting an early glimpse of the Grand Animal Walk animals. The circus still travels by train. The train that arrived on Tuesday is over a mile long.
A police officer stops traffic on Graham St. and Trade, to allow the Greatest Show on Earth's Grand Animal Walk to pass. The parade made its way through the center city and ended at Time Warner Cable Arena.