A Spectacular Showcase of Talent is Taking Place From January 19 to 28 in Chapiteau de Fontvieille
Most of us would love to discover the lives of these performers who, with their strength, agility, and dazzling skills, leave us speechless. They make us dream and believe in the impossible from the moment we step foot inside the tent.
We invite you to imagine this magical world of emotions and wonders unfolding for 10 days in the Principality of Monaco as part of the Monte Carlo International Circus Festival. This iconic event celebrates excellence and creativity in the circus world and is not to be missed from January 19 to 28. The festival takes place in Chapiteau de Fontvieille.
Furthermore, 2024 marks a year of memories and tributes for the Monte Carlo International Circus Festival. Fifty years have passed since its creation in 1974 by Prince Rainier of Monaco, a great circus enthusiast. His purpose was to support the traditional circus and circus families, captivating millions of spectators. This edition also pays tribute to its founder, closing the centenary celebrations of Prince Rainier’s birth.
The festival jury consists of experts and prominent personalities from the circus world who evaluate the performances and award prizes to the best artists in each category. The most coveted awards are the Gold Clown, the highest distinction of the festival, along with the silver and bronze Clowns.
This festival is not only a competition but also a platform for cultural exchange and the promotion of circus arts. In addition to the performances in the ring, exhibitions, conferences, and workshops are organized for circus lovers. May the Monte Carlo Circus Festival continue to serve as a showcase for circus talents worldwide, dazzling us and reminding us of the importance of preserving and celebrating the magic of the circus.
Let’s raise a toast to half a century of emotions, laughter, and unforgettable moments. Long live the circus!
Many surprises await during this celebration, so don’t forget to reserve your ticket. The ticket office, located at the Chapiteau de l’Espace Fontvieille, is open from Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Alternatively, you can reserve by phone at +377.92.05.23.45.