All the world's a sidewalk, a stage, or a three-ring circus at this celebration of eccentric performances.
About This Festival
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Try your luck at Keith Preene’s Golden Goose Bingo, and if you the numbers add up in your favor, you go home with a pack of meat from one of the city’s butchers.
Remember to tip
If you like, bring extra coins and cash—in true old-fashioned show biz etiquette, it’s pretty common courtesy to add more to the hat.
Check out the post-quake progress
Wander around Re:START, the city’s progressive and colorful shopping solution that brings together formerly displaced bookstores, cafes, restaurants, department stores, and more—its streets are home to two daytime pitches.
Catch a festival favorite
Look for popular acts such as Daredevil Chicken Club (modern vaudevillians); Blackstreet Boyz (street dancing comedians); Mario Queen of the Circus (circus tricks set to Queen’s music), Alakazam (a.ka. the Human Knot), or the aforementioned Boy With Tape on His Face.