Big Top Circus

Celebrating 250 years of circus, the Butlin’s Big Top Circus is back for another year of thrill-seeking stunts and astonishing acrobatics. This time honouring a British-theme...

During our 2018 School Summer Holiday breaks, we’ll be welcoming artistes from all over the world performing all kinds of death-defing acts! Resort specific information will be announced soon.

Under our purpose-built Big Top tents, you’ll feel the true nostalgia of the circus in an atmosphere that’s sure to delight the whole family; whether you’re introducing your little ones to their first circus experience or time-travelling to your own childhood.

Do I have to pay?
The Big Top Circus isn't included in the price of your break. Book your tickets before you arrive for £5.00 per person or purchase your tickets on resort for £7.00 per person. You can book online when you make your holiday booking, just look out for Circus Tickets.*

When's it on?
The Big Top Circus will be on every School Summer Holiday break across all our resorts.

Where is it?
This show is held in our purpose built Big Top.

*Please note: Due to the tiered seating under the Big Top you may be asked to take babies and toddlers out of their prams or pushchairs to watch the show.

See 2018 Dates and Prices