AYCO is the hub for all things youth circus
Our mission is to promote the participation of youth in circus arts and support circus educators.
Here are some of the things we do:
- Offer memberships for circus youth and supporters
- Produce regional and national youth circus festivals
- Produce young artist showcases
- Connect circus people
- Provide insider info about circus opportunities
- Set standards and guidelines for safety
- Support circus educators through the American Circus Educators Association.
Check out our new swag just in time for the holidays at our online store.
Biennial National Festival!
Every two years, hundreds of circus youth and circus coaches gather from all across the United States for the American Youth Circus Festival. The next festival for youth will be in 2017!
The 2016 American Circus Educators Conference will be held in San Francisco, CA from October 7 – 10th 2016. Check out the details here!