Circus Science by the Sea – on tour!

We’re coming to Newport and Ballycroy on 22-23 June, 11am-4.30pm.
Full programme below. All events free. No booking necessary. Just roll up!

Events Programme

Newport National School, Mayo F28 ED89

11am Desert Bloom puppet and storytelling show for very young children. Help make a very special flower blossom that only blooms every ten years.

12.00pm and 2.00pm  Fishy n’ Dishy act and workshops. Fishy likes to juggle her fish. Dishy likes to spin his plates. Watch their funny act then have a go at juggling and plate spinning yourself, while thinking about everything we find in the ocean. More about the workshops here.

3.30pm Juanita’s Big Problem hilarious circus clown show all about plastic pollution. Help Juanita solve the problem about what to do with it all! More about the show here.


All day entertainment:

Science on Stilts – Never has science been elevated to such heights. Be astounded by real life scientists who do simple experiments from on high with you. More about them here.

The Amazing Flea Circus in a Suitcase – marvel at Ireland’s tiniest trained circus performers in Dr Jay’s mobile pop up show. More about the show here.


Ballycroy National Park Visitors Centre, Mayo F28 RX77

11am Desert Bloom puppet and storytelling show for very young children. Help make a very special flower blossom that only blooms every ten years.

12.00pm and 2.00pm  Fishy n’ Dishy act and workshops. Fishy likes to juggle her fish. Dishy likes to spin his plates. Watch their funny act then have a go at juggling and plate spinning yourself, while thinking about everything we find in the ocean. More about the workshops here.

1pm Clown led walk and clean up.

3.30pm Juanita’s Big Problem hilarious circus clown show all about plastic pollution. Help Juanita solve the problem about what to do with it all! More about the show here.


All day entertainment:

Science on Stilts – Never has science been elevated to such heights. Be astounded by real life scientists who do simple experiments from on high with you. More about them here.

The Amazing Flea Circus in a Suitcase – marvel at Ireland’s tiniest trained circus performers in Dr Jay’s mobile pop up show. More about the show here.


Circus Science by the Sea - On Tour! Poster
Science Foundation Ireland