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Sunday, July 17, 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Museum Grounds

Free with Museum admission.

Come one, come all to a circus spectacular as Shelburne Museum plays ringmaster to all things circus. Witness fanciful feats by circus artists while enjoying food, carnival games, and activities galore! Bring your family to our “Big Top” and experience a true circus extravaganza. Free with Museum admission.

Circus-palooza Schedule of Events


Circus Smirkus Workshop

Hey kids! Have you ever dreamed of running away with the circus? How about just for a day? Come to Shelburne Museum on Sunday, July 17 and train with a circus pro. Join instructor Joni White-Hansen, lead teacher with Circus Smirkus, to learn a range of circus skills including juggling, hoops and more. The workshop is part of our annual Circus-palooza event.

Workshop session:  9 a.m.–12 p.m. Final performance for family and friends under the “big top” at 1:30 p.m.

Ages 8-12. Limit 25 students. $25 for members; $30 general public

Register for the Workshop Here

One adult, per registrant, will be allowed free admission to the Circus Arts Rising Stars performance at 1:30 p.m.

For information contact familyprograms@shelburnemuseum.org.