Circus City Festival Parade

Circus City Festival Parade The Circus City Festival, in Peru, Indiana, will host the only Circus Heritage Parade in the United States, on July 21, 2012 at 10 a.m. You will see authentic circus wagons, clowns, calliopes, wild animals, floats and bands. Our parade is the longest running circus parade in the United States, and second largest parade in Indiana. Many people have visited Peru for the parade. We hope to see you at this year’s parade. Participation To participate in the parade, contact the Circus City Center at 765-472-3918, email your request for a Parade Participation Packet to or download the parade participation forms below. Parade Forms Parade Information and Application Parade Information and Application Parade Sponsor Parade Sponsor Parade Sponsorship CCFI is able to provide the Circus City parade at “no cost” to spectators through corporate and individual sponsorships. Sponsorships are broken down in the following categories:

Sponsorship Level Recognition
Banner Club $50 Recognition in program & two free admissions to Family Night Performance.
Flag’s Up Club $100 Sponsorship of Parade Day Breakfast – each sponsor gets recognition at the breakfast and recognition in program book.
Center Ring Club $250 Sponsorship of circus wagon or horse team in parade on group banner. Appreciation certificate to display at business, recognition in program book.
Ringmaster’s Club $500 Sponsorship on special attraction entries in parade. Individual banner to recognize donation, appreciation certificate to display at business, recognition in program book.
Top of the Tent $1000 Sponsorship of Circus City Festival Calliope Concert or wild animals. Individual banner recognition in parade, appreciation plaque to display at business, recognition in program book.

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If you or your company would like to become a Circus Parade Sponsor please download the Parade Sponsorship form above and mail, along with payment made out to:

Circus City Festivals, Inc. 154 N. Broadway Peru, Indiana 46970

For questions or specific sponsorship requests contact the CCFI office at 765-472-3918. All donations are tax deductible.