Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.s)
Children 3 and under are free as long as they don’t occupy a seat.
Otherwise children are regular price.
Strollers are not allowed inside the main tent but can be left in the concession area.
There are three types of seats:
- General Admission – Chair and Bench seating
- VIP – first rows of chair seating immediately behind the walkway and Ringside
- Ringside – plush chairs right on the Circus Ring
(Note: Coupon Codes only apply to General Admission Tickets)
Is there assigned seating?
No. General Admission is first come – first serve.
VIPs are also first come – first serve, but you are guaranteed a seat in the VIP area
Ringside Seats are first come – first serve, but you are guaranteed a seat in the Ringside area
I am having trouble printing my tickets
First try downloading the PDF of the tickets and print from your computer
You can also show your phone with the tickets or email as proof of purchase
Still having problems – please email us with the form below
If all else fails – no problem – go to the Circus box office (on site)
Can I buy in person?
Yes – you can purchase in person at the Big Top box office (opens at 10am on performance days) Credit Cards are not accepted. ATM is available
Box office Ticket prices may be slightly higher than prices online
You can also purchase general admission tickets at the following locations starting May 5th: (VIP and Ringside not available)
Woodbine Centre & Fantasy Fair
Guest Service Kiosk
500 Rexdale Blvd – Etobicoke
65 Resolution Drive – Brampton
2458 Queen Street East – Brampton
3255 Rutherford Road – Vaughan
1085 Maple Avenue – Milton
Happy News – First Markham Place, Food Court (Unit K5)
3255 HWY 7 East – Markham
Paris Fairgrounds Office
139 Silver Street – Paris
RA Centre Customer Services Desk
2451 Riverside Drive – Ottawa
Is there wheelchair accessible seating available?
Yes – please arrive 45 Min early and report to the front of the tent entrance for assistance.
Personal Aids are not free and require tickets.
The Wheelchair seating is considered General Admission type seating.
Are there free tickets available?
Please check with Kids up Front to see if you fit their mandate.
Looking for Tickets through ATN?
If you are a subscriber you must contact them directly
How are the animals in this circus treated?
All circuses are not created equal and we are proud to work with the Zerbini Family Circus, especially because of the care they show the animals they work with.
For more details on their training techniques and animal care please see http://www.tzproductions.com/index.php/animals.
Are you looking for a career in the circus?
Please see the TZ website: http://www.tzproductions.com/index.php/employment.
When I sponsor tickets who gets them?
We are pleased to work with Kids Up Front, who will distribute tickets to well deserving children in Calgary, Toronto and also facilitate ticket distribution to deserving agencies in the NCD (Ottawa) and Metropolitan Montreal areas.
Are you representing the US Shrine Circus Events?
No we are only presenting the Shrine Circus in Canada (at select locations).
If your city is not on our schedule you can make an inquiry to the Tarzan Zerbini office firstname.lastname@example.org.
Show length is approximately 2 hours and 30 min with an intermission.
Gate is open 30 min prior to show.
The On Site Big Top Box Office will open at 10 am on each performance day
No outside food and beverages allowed – the Circus will have a full range of food products available. Soft Drinks, Bottled Water, Hot Dogs, Sausages, Nachos, Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Snow Cones, Candy Apples and many more…
No video cameras are allowed in the show.
What animals and performers will be featured in the show this year?
Please go to our “Acts” page on the website which will be updated regularly. Due to the nature of live performances; usually illness, injury, legislation, regulation and / or other circumstances beyond our control, the program is subject to change without notice.