See you next time August 7th-9th 2020!


Deadline for applications 29.2.2020.
The second Salo Circus Festival takes over the city of Salo in August 2020. The call for performances is open until February 29th at 23:59. The applications should be sent to The program choices will be made during April.
We are looking for full-lenght performances and short acts. The festival will include a variety of disciplines and genres such as: circus, puppetry, theatre, dance, music, etc. Street and other outdoor shows are very welcome too. You can propose work-in-progress acts as a part of our open stage club. Buskers who are part of the program and performing on the marketplace stage are allowed collect tips. Come and experience the generosity of the habitants of Salo!
Please include the following in your application:
  • The name of the performance
  • Description text
  • Duration and age limit
  • Technical needs, how much time do you need for setup/strike down
  • Number of persons in your crew and their assignments
  • 1-3 photos
  • A video of the performance (not necessary for work-in-progress shows)
  • (for music acts: sample recordings)
  • Your possible upcoming shows (so that we can come and see you!)
Don’t hesitate to ask if you have any questions:

Circus takes over the City of Salo!

The very first circus festival in Salo is a performing art event offering program for both children and adults. Variety Night, Open Stage, Festival Club, PopUp Circus School and performances at Theater Provinssi and Salo marketplace. Part of the program is free of charge.

The festival includes performers from Finland and abroad, such as: Fatal Instument, Wise Fools, Nuua, CiRc2m and many more.

Wise Fools, Kuva: Tom Leentjes