Roll up, Roll up! The circus is coming to Butlins. Under the Big Top at each of our resorts, we'll be hosting visits from professional circuses from all over the world. Prepare to be astounded by the trapeze artists, amazed by the aerial gymnasts and laugh your heads off at the clowns.

This 50 minute show is perfect for the whole family to enjoy together. The atmosphere and excitement in the Big Top will take grown-ups back to their childhood and is perfect for children to have their first taste of a Circus experience.

See who is performing in each of our Big Tops: 

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How to Book

When's it on:
On every school summer holiday break.
The Big Top Circus will be on everyday of your break (except Monday). Once you have booked your tickets, we will allocate you to a date and show time. You will receive your tickets in your welcome pack when you get to resort.

Who's it for:
Perfect for all the family

Where will it be:
In the Big Top

Cost: Tickets are £5 per person

How do I book?
Book your tickets before you arrive and save 10%. You can either book; online when you make your holiday booking, just look out for Circus Tickets or over the phone.

We saw the circus at Skegness. It lasted 50 minutes and the kids loved it, especially the high wire acts! It’s great value for money too. Mark Tisdall, Nottingham. - 2013

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