View our schedule below! Click on a show’s name for more information. Click the button to the right for ticket prices and how to purchase!

** Circus World will be closed to normal visitation for the winter months, reopening March 16th, 2020. This winter we will be creating exciting new exhibits and programming for our 2020 season! **

Spring Season

March 16 - May 14 2020 | Monday through Friday from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Circus Cinema giant-screen theater, Ringling exhibits, the largest collection of magnificent circus wagons in the world, and the circus poster gallery can be seen five days a week, rain or shine through May 14, 2020. Tour historic Ringling winter quarters buildings and encounter the colorful world of the circus with exhibits, grounds, and gift shop open from 10 am until 4 pm. ***Please note there is no onsite food services or live performances during the spring season***

Summer Season

May 15 - August 30, 2020 | Open Daily at 9:00 am with shows beginning at 9:30 am from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Step Right up to the Colossal big top with individual bucket seats for all to enjoy. An all-new Western Themed "Go WEST!" ... under the Big Top themed circus with acrobats, horses, dogs, elephants, and clowns. Make today a circus day and share the excitement, joy, and happiness with your family. A full day of live entertainment is included with your admission from May 15 – August 30, 2020.

***Saturday July 11th 2020 will be a blackout day for a special event with no public admission. Please plan your visit accordingly***

Tiger Adventures with majestic Royal Bengal tigers. Engaging kids' programs, comedy and music shows, guided tours of the world's largest circus wagon collection, plus carousel, wagon, and animal rides, original Ringling Bros. Circus buildings, demonstrations, and fascinating new exhibits create a day your family will always remember.

Enjoy tasty sandwiches, burgers, brats and more at the Cookhouse Grill, ice cold drinks, plus cotton candy candy, ice cream and other circus treats. Shop at our main gift shop. There's free parking with convenient drop-off areas. All of this comes at one low price, which includes all shows and exhibits.

9:00 amGrounds Open (Circus World Grounds )
9:30 amTiger Adventures (Tiger Compound )
10:15 am Kids World Circus (Hippodrome )
11:00 amBig Top Circus Circus (Big Top )
1:00 pm Nothing But Nonsense (Hippodrome )
1:30 pm Circus Wagon Tour & Gavioli Band Organ Concert (W.W. Deppe Wagon Pavilion )
1:30 pm Yee-Haw Musical Review (Feld Building )
1:45 pm Tiger Adventure (Tiger Compound )
2:30 pm Big Top Circus (Big Top )
4:00 pm Grounds Close (Circus World Grounds )

Fall Season

August 31 - October 31 2020 | Seven Days a week from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

***Circus World will be closed for normal operations the weekend of October 10-11 to accommodate our friends at Rogues & Ruffians Renaissance Festival to utilize our grounds***

The fascinating world of the circus is examined on the giant screen in our Circus Cinema, while several buildings full of fascinating circus memorabilia can be seen seven days a week, rain or shine, from August 31 - October 31 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm . Tour historic Ringling structures and uncover the lure of the big top in a variety of appealing exhibits. Circus World grounds, exhibits, and gift shop open at 10 am and close at 4 pm. ***Please note that there is no onsite food services during our fall schedule***