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The cheapest way to book tickets is online 24 hours a day. Online bookings must be completed at least 2 hours prior to the performance time. The onsite box office is open from 10.30am on each performance day.


Please arrive in plenty of time as the performance will always start on time. The box office opens 45 minutes before the performance for online ticket collection and 30 minutes before the performance to standby tickets. The doors to the Big Top open 30 minutes before each performance. Please leave enough time to park and allow upto 15 minutes if you need to purchase standby tickets.


Babies 23 months and under may be admitted free of charge with a paid adult ticket if they sit on an adults lap, a maximum of one baby per adult. The baby ticket must be requested at the time of booking the adult ticket. Buggies, pushchairs and car seats are not allowed in the seating areas but may be stored inside the big top at your own risk. Unfortunately we are unable to provide baby changing facilities.


We accept all major credit and debit cards both online and at the box office.


We have seating available in all areas for wheelchairs and those with disabilities. Tickets can be booked in the normal way, on arrival at the Circus our staff will allocate you the most appropriate seats. We should be able to seat groups of 4 people or less together however it may be necessary to seat groups of 5 people or more separately - but we will get you as close as possible.


Each performance lasts for 2 hours and includes an intermission.


We offer discounted rates for groups of 15 or more when booked in advance. Click on http://www.duffyscircus.com/group-booking for the best rates.


During the interval a range of concessions are available inside the big top. The circus shop stocks a wide range of soft drinks and family size confectionery, candyfloss, popcorn and circus souvenirs. Hot snacks and hot drinks are also available. Souvenir photographs are also available during the intermission.


We have many different prices depending on where you sit and how you book. To view all our prices please click on www.duffyscircus.com/prices


We have a strict policy that once purchased tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded unless a performance is cancelled.


For your comfort we offer individual theatre style seating in all areas. We operate a non-reserved seating policy, you're seats will be allocated on arrival at the Big Top. Sideseats are tiered seats located at the side and rear of the Big Top and have a slightly restricted view during some acts. Grandstand seats are tiered seats in a central location in the Big Top and offer a full view of the Circus ring. Ringide seats are two rows of individual chairs located directly in front of the Circus ring.


Standby tickets are available at the main ticket office from 45 minutes before the performance. However we advise advance booking as some performances especially weekend shows get very busy and standby queues can be lengthy.


Tickets can only be collected within 45 minutes of the performance you are attending. Unfortunately it is not possible to collect tickets any earlier.


The zoo is open at the end of most performances, for a small fee you may visit the animals where they eat, sleep and live. Due to ground and weather conditions the zoo may not be open at every performance.