June 22 – 25, 2023

Edmonton, AB

Edmonton is home to the first live Alberta Circus Arts Festival, hosted by Firefly Theatre and Circus. We are dedicated to the creation of a regional voice in contemporary circus through professional development initiatives for artists and industry sector support for producers, presenters and instructors. Enjoy performances, workshops, panels and more!

Thank you to our funders

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Alberta Circus Arts Festival

Our Mission

The mission of the Alberta Circus Arts Festival is to create a regional and national voice in contemporary Canadian circus. We are committed to sharing and experiencing world-class circus with our community in order to provide a launch pad for creativity, technical virtuosity, and collaborations. We seek to inspire, educate and entertain.

Get Involved

We have amazing opportunities to be part of the action. You can volunteer – help us be the best we can be. You can sponsor us – in-kind and cash sponsors go a long way to make this festival possible. You can advertise – email us about putting your ad in our program. You can see a show, participate in a workshop or join in a panel discussion – we can’t wait to see you at the Alberta Circus Arts Festival. Or donate!

Where’s it Happening?

The Festival headquarters and main performance venues are Campus Saint-Jean and Timms Centre for the Arts.

Shows, workshops, panels and more!

2022 Partners & Sponsors

We are looking for 2023 sposnors. We have amazing sponsorship opportunities to fit any company or individual. Ranging from in-kind, cash, sponsorship of tickets and specific shows. Be a part of the Edmonton Arts community. Send us an email and we would love to talk to you about your options.

Festival Venue: Edmonton’s French Quarter