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.
New AYCO Duffle Bags!
Nothing is impossible when you work for the circus! To celebrate our new website we’ve added these awesome duffles to 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. This year the event will be at the Circus Conservatory of America in Portland, Maine from August 19-23rd.