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Circus in town! Zoppé Family Circus returning to Tucson with drive-in setup

Posted at 11:04 AM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-05 13:04:47-05

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Have you heard the news? The circus is in town this month!

The Zoppé Family Circus is welcoming Tucsonans to view its historic show in a COVID-19 safe drive-in format.

Circus sounds will come through your vehicle's stereo, similar to any other drive-in movie theater.

The event runs from Jan. 15 through Jan. 31 at MSA Annex (267 South Avenida del Convento).

The Italy-based Zoppé Family Circus was originally founded in 1842, according to its website. This appearance marks the 10th time that this circus has performed in the Old Pueblo.

"We are on the forefront of providing opportunities for families to break the monotony and experience joy and escape from today’s worries," the event's website says.

Ticket prices range from $49 to $199 per vehicle.

Dates and times:

Friday, Jan 15 4pm + 7pm

Saturday, Jan 16 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Sunday, Jan 17. 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Monday, Jan 18. 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Wednesday, Jan 20 7pm

Thursday, Jan 21 7pm

Friday, Jan 22 4pm + 7pm

Saturday, Jan 23 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Sunday, Jan 24. 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Wednesday, Jan 27 7pm

Thursday, Jan 28 7pm

Friday, Jan 29 4pm + 7pm

Saturday, Jan 30 1pm + 4pm + 7pm

Sunday, Jan 31. 1pm + 4pm + 7pm