Shipwrecked at the Circus in Louisville

Did you know that there is a cirque-style circus in Louisville? Annual shows began in 1948 following World War II, featuring members of a professional Circus troupe wintering in Louisville.


Photo credits: Rebecca Hellemans Foley

Over 60 years later, Tuners Circus is still performing annually with shows including people of all ages who train throughout the year at Louisville Turners. This weekend and next, Turners is having their annual Circus, themed "Shipwreck." Come out to enjoy daring feats by aerial artists, fire performers, jugglers, and more!  This is their primary fundraiser for the year and is a fun experience for the entire family.
  • Show dates: March 14, 15, 20, 21 or 22 at 7:00pm and March 16 or 23 at 2:00pm 
  • Cost: Advance tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under, available by contacting Turner Circus at www.turnercircus.org. Tickets purchased at the door are $15 for adults and $10 for children 
  • Location: 3125 River Road, Louisville
See you at the circus!