Circus City Festival across Bristol 12th - 20th October 2017

Circus City Festival across Bristol 12th - 20th October 2017

Posted on: 11 Oct 2017

Circus City returns to Bristol once again in splendidly refreshed and reinvigorated form for a series of events that take place from Tuesday 12th to Sunday 20th October 2017.

Hosted at an array of venues across Bristol, the biennial circus festival is once again on top form with a programme that has something for everyone. Whether you're a party animal, a punk, a science geek, a jazz fan, a swing dancer, or a theatre lover, there's an exhilarating treat in store for all of you.


Aimed at unleashing some of the most innovative and exciting international performances to the city's thrill-seekers, it's a phenomenal showcase which represents a unique collaboration between Bristol and UK artists whilst also presenting the magic and fun of the circus to a wider audience. 

It's a three-week fun-fest brimming with over 50 electrifying events that will stimulate your senses and bring the very best in contemporary circus to the city.
For a comprehensive run-down of the events and venues, click here. 


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Jamie Caddick

Jamie is a writer, blogger, journalist, critic, film fan, soundtrack nerd and all-round Bristolian good egg.  He loves the music of Philip Glass, the art of Salvador Dali, the writings of Charles Bukowksi and Hunter S Thompson, the irreverence of Harry Hill, and the timeless, straw-chomping exuberance of The Wurzels.  You can sometimes find him railing against a surging tide of passing cyclists, or gorging himself senseless on the Oriental delights of a Cosmos all-you-can-eat buffet.