Welles Park, Sept. 15 2pm & 5pm and Sept. 16. 1pm & 4pm.
Circus In The Parks, featuring Chicago’s Midnight Circus, a high-flying assortment of acrobats, aerialists, clowns, contortionists and even a dog, will tour seven Chicago parks in September and October under an intimate, little big top tent. This unique partnership between Midnight Circus, the Park District, all volunteer park advisory councils and our sponsors has quickly made this a Chicago tradition.
The high-flying acrobats from Midnight Circus return with an all new show for the 2012 Tour. Step inside the magical purple and blue Big Top and witness fantastic physical fests and heart-warming magical moments so close you will feel like you are part of the show.
Tickets are $15 per person. Children under 2 years free. Discounts available for groups of 20 +. To purchase tickets on-line www.CircusInTheParks.org
Since 2007, this one-of-a-kind, family-friendly event has played to nearly 30,000 attendees, and has raised nearly $250,000 for local park improvements. Celebrating community, raising funds, and improving parks one circus at a time
Partners include: The Chicago Park District, The Midnight Circus, Park Advisory Councils for Welles Park, Holstein Park, Chase Park, Independence Park, Commercial Park, Mt. Greenwood Park, and Hamlin Park and local Alderman; Proco Joe Moreno, 1st Ward, Matthew J. O’Shea, 19th Ward, Scott Waguespack, 32nd Ward, Margaret Laurino, 39th Ward, and Ameya Pawar, 47th Ward.