Cruinniú na nÓg celebrates and encourages children and young people’s participation in culture and creativity. Events are free, local and activity-based. It’s a day for ‘doing’, ‘making’ and ‘creating’!

Family Workshop (12pm – 1pm)

The family workshop will take place in St Anthony’s parish hall Clontarf on the 23rd of June from 12.00 – 13.00. Families are invited to try their hand a circus skills in a relaxed environment. These workshops are lead by you, choose which skill you would like to try (Plate spinning, hula hoop, juggling, diabolo, tight wire walking etc.), and learn how to master it!

These workshops are perfect for events families and young people, you welcome to join in at any time and leave when you are ready.

Circus Cabaret (2pm to 3pm)

From 2pm a circus cabaret will take place in the same location. Families and young people are invited to suspend their disbelief and enter a world where anything is possible, acrobats, jugglers, clowns, hula hoop artists and more, this truly is the world of the circus. This hour long cabaret will consist of five acts of incredible skill lovingly presided over by our clown MC. This cabaret will bring together acts from across a variety of skills from professional circus performers in Dublin, we hope to leave you inspired and excited to follow your dream to run away with the circus!


  • Date: 23rd June
  • Location:  Parkside Community Sports Centre, Pitch No 3
  • Circus skills Workshops : 12pm – 1pm
  • Pop-up Cabaret : 2pm – 3 pm
  • Performers :  Tony Mahon, Ali & Henrik, Aubrey Marshall and Angelica Santander.

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Cruinniú na nÓg: Pop-up Circus