• Irvin Feld acquires Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® on November 11, 1967 in a ceremony held at the Colosseum in Rome, setting the stage for Feld Entertainment® to become its own company.

  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Clown College ® is created to preserve the ancient and honorable art of clowning.

  • Second Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® touring show is created featuring Gunther Gebel-Williams.

  • Irvin's son, Kenneth joins The Greatest Show On Earth®, and learns the craft of circus productions from his father.

  • Irvin Feld and Kenneth Feld become the first father-son producers of The Greatest Show On Earth®.

  • Kenneth Feld creates Walt Disney’s World on Ice. Feld Entertainment® acquires the license to produce and present Disney-themed ice shows. The name was changed to Disney On Ice in 1998.

  • Kenneth Feld becomes the sole producer of Ringling Bros.and Barnum & Bailey® following the passing of Irvin Feld in 1984.

  • First international tour of Walt Disney’s World on Ice premieres in Japan, making Feld Entertainment® a global company.

  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation ® is established to care for and support the reproduction, retirement and research of the endangered Asian elephant.

  • Following the success of Disney On Ice, Feld Entertainment® ventures into the creation and marketing of the ice classic The Wizard of Oz On Ice, followed by Starlight Express, Anastasia On Ice and Grease On Ice.

  • Nicole Feld joins the company as Assistant Producer, bringing a 3rd generation into the family business, immersing herself in every aspect of the business from creative and production to sales, marketing and talent scouting. Nicole now serves as Executive VP and Producer, developing innovative shows for the company, including Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® and Disney On Ice.

  • Alana Feld, also a 3rd generation Feld,  joins Feld Entertainment® and begins marketing Disney On Ice and Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey® shows in New York City.  Moving to Europe soon after, she directs the international marketing for Disney On Ice and Disney Live! throughout the region.  She now serves as Executive Vice President and Producer for Feld Entertainment®.

  • Disney Live! is created in collaboration with Disney to bring beloved characters to the stage in original storylines and intimate show settings, introducing our youngest fans to live entertainment.

  • Kenneth Feld introduces a third touring circus unit. Kenneth Feld and Nicole Feld become the first father-daughter producers of The Greatest Show On Earth®.

  • Feld launches the US tour of Doodledops Live!, a rocking musical trio which attracts a legion of pint sized fans throughout the country.

  • Feld Entertainment® acquires Monster Jam®, Supercross and Arenacross, creating Feld Motor Sports®.

  • Nicole Feld and Alana Feld collaborate to produce the 140th Edition of Ringling Bros.®, marking the first time a sister team produces The Greatest Show On Earth®.

  • Feld Motor Sports® creates Nuclear Cowboyz®, a new era of Freestyle Motocross entertainment.

  • Juliette Feld, a 3rd generation Feld, joins the company as Director of Strategic Planning, focusing on a long-term strategy for growth, She later becomes the first female producer of Nuclear Cowboyz®. She now serves as Executive Vice President and Producer, tapped to work with Kenneth Feld as they embark on the most ambitious production to date, Marvel Universe LIVE!

  • The company celebrates the 45th Anniversary of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® under Feld Entertainment® stewardship.

  • Mike, the 26th elephant calf, is born at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation®.

  • Feld Entertainment Studios opens its doors at the global headquarters of Feld Entertainment®, located on Florida’s Gulf Coast.  This 580,000 square-foot facility is the largest and most innovative of its kind in the world.

  • Feld Entertainment® develops and produces Marvel Universe Live! where super heroes and menacing villains clash in an explosive, stunt-filled arena spectacular with cutting-edge special effects, pyrotechnics, daring aerial displays, martial arts, motorcycles and more live action to thrill audiences.

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