The 41st International Circus Festival will take place from 19 to 29 January 2017.
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Please call us for all information: 00377 92 05 23 45. The box office at the Fontvieille Big Top is open from Monday to Saturday, 10 am-1 pm and 2 pm-6 pm.
After the unique 40th Festival jubilee, the 41st International Circus Festival will return with a big competition of new acts being presented for the first time in Monte-Carlo.
From 19 to 29 January 2017, more than 120 artists from 16 countries will perform under the Fontvieille Big Top. The stars of the Russian circus, the Zapashny Brothers will perform their mixed tiger – lion act for the first time in Europe. Erwin Frankello presents great skills of his African elephants and sea lions, both his friends and partners. The 41st Festival will feature the most spectacular and thrilling acts as artists on high wire, a double wheel act from the Gerling Troupe and much more attractions from all over the world… the audience can enjoy again all the magic and wonders of the circus.
An international jury under the presidency of HSH Princess Stephanie will honour the best acts of the Festival with the famous Golden, Silver and Bronze Clowns awards.
Discover our extraordinary shows and book your tickets now for the biggest event in the circus world.
The Best Of – the greatest acts – all awarded at the Festival
Golden Gala Show of the 40th Festival on 19 January 2016
Created in 1974 by H.S.H. Prince Rainier III of Monaco, the International Circus Festival of Monte-Carlo has become the largest and most prestigious circus event in the world. It awards the most respected prize in the world of the circus, namely the «Golden Clown» (Clown d’Or) award.
Organized and presided by H.S.H. Princess Stéphanie of Monaco, a selection of the best international acts is presented each year at the Festival which is broadcasted around the globe.
Vive le Cirque !
Vive le Festival International du Cirque de Monte-Carlo !