KAHWA meeting and RICA, Ivory Coast 6-9 March
As part of Rencontres Interculturelles du Cirque d’Abidjan, Circostrada will be holding a KAHWA meeting –  Including discussions about circus in Africa and plans for the future.

Altra Risorsa, Italy 4-5 April 
International Conference Another Resource: The passion of the circus as an engine for participation

Festival of Fools, Northern Ireland 1-3 May 
Annual Street Festival held in Belfast, Northern Ireland, using the power of circus to bring people together regardless of background, religion or language.

Tini Tinou International Circus Festival, Cambodia 25-31 May
The theme of the 11th edition is “East meets West”, unites troupes from Asian countries with those from other regions of the world.

Wires Crossed River Crossing, Ireland  6-9 August
Exciting culmination of this major European social circus project.  See this world record funambulism spectacle of 400 people crossing the River Corrib on tightwires.

Flying Carpet Children’s Festival, Turkey  23-29 August
For vulnerable children in south east turkey near the border of Syria, where millions of refugees are settled. You can apply to volunteer