Save the Date: 3rd Edition of AMERICAN CIRCUSFEST - March 26-27! - CircusTalk

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Save the Date: 3rd Edition of AMERICAN CIRCUSFEST – March 26-27!

The 3rd Edition of AMERICAN CIRCUSFEST will be held MARCH 26-27 underCircus Vazquez’s Tent at Riders Field in Frisco, Texas, in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

American CircusFestSM is a spectacular circus competition – the only one of its genre in the United States – open to professional circus artists of all disciplines. This exciting event gathers a host of top upcoming international circus talents, chosen by a selection committee, who will compete on March 26 & 27, and be judged by a jury of major circus personalities from all over the world:  Dr. Alain Frère (International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo), Regina Bouglione (Cirque d’Hiver-Bouglione of Paris, France), Charlie Burrows (Cirque du Soleil, Canada), Katya Arata-Quiroga (Circus Vargas, USA), Peter Dubinsky (Firebird Productions, Inc., USA), Ian Garden, Jr. (Big Top Trio, Canada), and Gary Walker (Gaylord Hotels, USA). Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals will be presented to the winners at the end of the March 27 gala performance.

American CircusFestSM thrilling two performances (March 26 at 3:00 pm, and March 27 at 7:30 pm) will be open to the public. Tickets (General Admission) can be purchased online at at the bargain price of only $15.00.

Additionally, American CircusFest New Generation, open to junior competitors from age 5 to young adults, will be held on March 23-24 at Lone Star Circus School in Dallas (4207 Simonton Rd., Dallas Texas), along with workshops, Q&A sessions with circus professionals, etc. A jam-packed parallel event not to be missed! For more information, visit

American CircusFestSM was created in 2022 by Fanny Kerwich, an eighth-generation circus performer of French descent and the Founder and Artistic Director of Lone Star Circus® in Dallas. American CircusFestSM is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to create dreams, excellence, and international exposure for Circuses and Artists and to stimulate community appreciation and interest in circus arts.

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