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Venardos Circus

Times Vary, April 17, 2024 | Marietta Farms

It’s time to celebrate the arrival of Venardos Circus (veh-NARR-dos), a Broadway-style animal-free circus, coming to Kansas for the first time ever! The show will be held at Marietta Farms, 1600 E US-54, Andover, KS 67002 with its 10th Anniversary edition from April 11 - 21, 2024. The awe-inspiring Venardos Circus cast will celebrate a Decade of Dreams under the big top with a magical, exhilarating, and all-new experience for guests. The show will feature music from Venardos Circus Tours throughout the years but with fresh acts and a reimagined showcase. The 2024 Venardos Circus is traveling with a new custom-crafted, Italian-made red-and-white striped tent that offers expansive seating for an immersive experience and higher views where artists fly high. The show travels approximately 42 weeks of the year but this will be a first time play for Kansas.

“This is a special season for us as we celebrate the many dreams realized by The Little Circus That Could,” said Ringmaster and Producer, Kevin Venardos. “For those that have supported us from the beginning or others who will see us for the first time our goal is always to show you what’s possible when you live your dreams, and we promise you A Grand Ol’ Time. We’re excited to meet the people of Kansas and introduce you to the special magic Venardos Circus has to offer.”

Guests can expect a purely magical experience from the moment they enter the tent and travel back in time to the center ring of a centuries-old tradition, but one that has been masterfully reinvented for a new generation. Show schedule will be as follows:

• Thursday, April 11 – 7:00 p.m. OPENING NIGHT!
• Friday, April 12 - 7:00 p.m.
• Saturday, April 13- 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.
• Sunday, April 14 – 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.
• Wednesday, April 17 – 7:00 p.m.
• Thursday, April 18 – 7:00 p.m.
• Friday, April 19– 7:00 p.m.
• Saturday, April 20 – 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m.
• Sunday, April 21 – 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.

Tickets: General Admission tickets starting at $16.95 for youth under age 12 and $27.95 for adults. One babe in arms is admitted free with each paying adult. (Two years old or younger per paying adult seated on a lap). Premier Gallery and VIP Experience Reserved seating are available. In the new larger tent, fans will still enjoy the intimate feel and proximity to the performers but with enhanced views of aerial acts due to the taller design of the tent. The VIP Experience will offer assigned seating closest to the stage with guests escorted to their positions and other special experiences. Premier Gallery seating will occupy a multi-tier riser to provide greater visibility. Please visit www.Liveyourcircusdream.com for more information.

The circus performers are also the crew in this traveling tour, much like the original circus tradition. There are no animals in Venardos Circus.

Parking: Doors open an hour prior to showtime. Concessions available when doors open. Classic circus treats like fresh popcorn, cotton candy, house-made all-natural pink lemonade, packaged candy, and more are available for presale online or in the tent. Complete show schedule available at www.VenardosCircus.com.

What to expect on site:

• Parking area is flat so there is easy handicap access between the lot and the tent.
• Concessions are available but we encourage guests to order online when purchasing tickets. Contactless payment options available.
• The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission.

About Venardos Circus:

The Venardos Circus, a unique Broadway-Style Circus performance, has been touring the U.S. since its debut at the L.A. County Fair in 2014. It is reinventing the American Circus tradition for a new generation with Broadway-style flair, bringing joy to people across the U.S. Theatre lovers and nostalgic circus fans alike will appreciate the intimate experience and sentimental way the show pays homage to circus traditions through the lens of high-quality entertainment for a modern family audience.



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    Starting at $16.95

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    4/11/2024, 4/12/2024, 4/13/2024, 4/14/2024, 4/17/2024, 4/18/2024, 4/19/2024, 4/20/2024, 4/21/2024

  • > 2024-04-17 2024-04-21 Venardos Circus <p>It’s time to celebrate the arrival of Venardos Circus (veh-NARR-dos), a Broadway-style animal-free circus, coming to Kansas for the first time ever! The show will be held at Marietta Farms, 1600 E US-54, Andover, KS 67002 with its 10th Anniversary edition from April 11 - 21, 2024. The awe-inspiring Venardos Circus cast will celebrate a Decade of Dreams under the big top with a magical, exhilarating, and all-new experience for guests. The show will feature music from Venardos Circus Tours throughout the years but with fresh acts and a reimagined showcase. The 2024 Venardos Circus is traveling with a new custom-crafted, Italian-made red-and-white striped tent that offers expansive seating for an immersive experience and higher views where artists fly high. The show travels approximately 42 weeks of the year but this will be a first time play for Kansas.<br><br>“This is a special season for us as we celebrate the many dreams realized by The Little Circus That Could,” said Ringmaster and Producer, Kevin Venardos. “For those that have supported us from the beginning or others who will see us for the first time our goal is always to show you what’s possible when you live your dreams, and we promise you A Grand Ol’ Time. We’re excited to meet the people of Kansas and introduce you to the special magic Venardos Circus has to offer.” <br><br>Guests can expect a purely magical experience from the moment they enter the tent and travel back in time to the center ring of a centuries-old tradition, but one that has been masterfully reinvented for a new generation. Show schedule will be as follows:<br><br>• Thursday, April 11 &#8211; 7:00 p.m. OPENING NIGHT!<br>• Friday, April 12 - 7:00 p.m.<br>• Saturday, April 13- 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.<br>• Sunday, April 14 &#8211; 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.<br>• Wednesday, April 17 &#8211; 7:00 p.m.<br>• Thursday, April 18 &#8211; 7:00 p.m.<br>• Friday, April 19&#8211; 7:00 p.m.<br>• Saturday, April 20 &#8211; 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. &amp; 5:00 p.m.<br>• Sunday, April 21 &#8211; 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m.<br><br>Tickets: General Admission tickets starting at $16.95 for youth under age 12 and $27.95 for adults. One babe in arms is admitted free with each paying adult. (Two years old or younger per paying adult seated on a lap). Premier Gallery and VIP Experience Reserved seating are available. In the new larger tent, fans will still enjoy the intimate feel and proximity to the performers but with enhanced views of aerial acts due to the taller design of the tent. The VIP Experience will offer assigned seating closest to the stage with guests escorted to their positions and other special experiences. Premier Gallery seating will occupy a multi-tier riser to provide greater visibility. Please visit www.Liveyourcircusdream.com for more information.<br><br>The circus performers are also the crew in this traveling tour, much like the original circus tradition. There are no animals in Venardos Circus. <br><br>Parking: Doors open an hour prior to showtime. Concessions available when doors open. Classic circus treats like fresh popcorn, cotton candy, house-made all-natural pink lemonade, packaged candy, and more are available for presale online or in the tent. Complete show schedule available at www.VenardosCircus.com. <br><br>What to expect on site:</p> <p>• Parking area is flat so there is easy handicap access between the lot and the tent.<br>• Concessions are available but we encourage guests to order online when purchasing tickets. Contactless payment options available. <br>• The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission.<br><br>About Venardos Circus:</p> <p>The Venardos Circus, a unique Broadway-Style Circus performance, has been touring the U.S. since its debut at the L.A. County Fair in 2014. It is reinventing the American Circus tradition for a new generation with Broadway-style flair, bringing joy to people across the U.S. Theatre lovers and nostalgic circus fans alike will appreciate the intimate experience and sentimental way the show pays homage to circus traditions through the lens of high-quality entertainment for a modern family audience.<br><br><br><br></p> 1600 E US-54 Andover, KS America/Chicago
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