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This sounds cool! When can I come to Empire Circus?

  • Empire Circus is open Fridays 4-8:30PM, Saturdays 11AM-5:30PM and Sundays 11AM-5:30PM. Your ticket grants you entry at any time within your one-hour window (but you can still come if you're early or late!). The last entry time is 90 minutes before closing.


How can I get to Empire Circus via New York's amazing public transportation system?

  • Empire Circus is located in Empire Stores in Dumbo, Brooklyn. The entrance is located on Water Street. Nearest public transportation stops are the A/C trains at High Street, the F trains at York Street, and the East River and South Brooklyn ferries at Dumbo/Fulton Landing.


Ok, and what about if I'm driving?

  • If you're taking your clown car (or regular car), there are several parking garages located nearby. Here's a nifty map! Empire Circus a seated show?

  • Empire Circus takes the circus out of the ring and lets you control your experience. Choose your entry time, go at your own pace, play and interact as you please. This 100% interactive experience puts you in the center of the circus with roaming performers and pop-up circus acts all throughout the day. You can spend as much time as you'd like at Empire Circus. It's a stroller-friendly experience, but we have stroller parking available.


Is it really unlimited popcorn and cotton candy?

  • Yes. Challenge accepted.


Who is Empire Circus for?

  • Empire Circus is fun for all! All ages are welcome to attend (children under 2 are free!). Empire Circus is fully ADA accessible.


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