The 2023 Youth Circus Festival is FREE for Youth and Whānau!
Friday the 22nd - Sunday the 24th of September
Address: 35/41 Access Road, Kumeu, 0810
You are welcome to arrive at any point during the festival, but make sure you don't miss out on our highlights. The Friday starts off with a pōwhiri and is designed to get schools and youth groups involved, but does not exclude individuals.
Friday evening will have a fantastic show from our Workshop Instructors.
Saturday is packed with Workshops and a Youth Show organised by Circ.Us Youth. This Day is all about creating, connecting, trying, and flying.
Sunday has more Workshops and the Annual Meeting for our Circ.US Youth Representatives from a variety of established Circus Groups .
Bring your Camping Gear! We have the opportunity to use the Showgrounds as a Campground so you can stay overnight.
How to participate
There are a number of ways to participate:
- Attend in person, and enjoy the workshops and shows.
You can come as a Family , Group or Individuals (with parental allowance under 18) Fill in the Registration Form here!
- Join us online, we can send you a link - don’t forget to register before the festival!
How to get involved
- Perform at the Saturday Youth Show (12 to 24 year olds) Sign up by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
- Become a Volunteer, and help with set up, pack down, or general running of the event. Sign up to be a festival superhero here!
Health and Safety. All Precautions will be taken to provide a safe space for everyone. Including but not limited to First-Aid trained staff, safety gear for risk based activities and police vetted tutors.
We will provide a safe space for youth to learn and excel, which does not include 100% supervision. Please provide your own Caregivers/Parental allowance letter for everyone under 18 attending without an adult.
Come and join us for the Youth Circus Festival where young people have a safe space to create, learn and dream. We can’t wait to see you!