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UniverSoul Circus Makes Triumphant Return To

Mt. Vernon, NY!


  • UniverSoul Circus sets up its single ring big top in Mt. Vernon beginning May 15 - May 27

  • UniverSoul Circus brings showgoers and performers together closer than ever before

  • “The UniverSoul Circus is for the people - it's their show." - Cedric Walker, CEO & Founder


The UniverSoul Circus, now hailed as America’s No. 1 Circus, comes at you like a high-speed rollercoaster. It’s a once in a lifetime thrill-a-minute spectacle of sight, sound and soul for the entire family to enjoy. Celebrated around the world for spreading a soulful dose of unity, inclusion and diversity under its red and yellow striped big top, UniverSoul Circus will play Mt. Vernon, NY May 15-27, 2019. 

Tickets on sale now via Please see below for exclusive free shuttle service for UniverSoul Circus patrons. 

UniverSoul Circus offers an unforgettable experience, bringing fans and performers closer together than ever before in an inclusive, positive and soulful atmosphere. “We get to share our culture with everyone, and each member of the audience leaves with a message that everyone belongs,” said Founder and CEO Cedric Walker. “The UniverSoul Circus is for the people – it’s their show.” 



May 15-27 

Hutchinson Field 

Behind Target and next to the Ice Hutch 

655 Garden Avenue 

Mount Vernon, NY 10550 



@universoulcirus (Instagram) 

@universoulcirc (Twitter) 

UniverSoul Circus, now in its 26th year, is loaded with one-of-a-kind performances from around the world – all coming together as one under a single ring big top. Led by Ringmaster Lucky from South Africa and his long time Sidekick Zeke, the 2019 edition of UniverSoul Circus features contortionists from Guinea, Skaters from Cuba, Daredevil Motorcyclists from the United States, a High Wire Act from Colombia and Gabon, Trampoline Acrobats from Cuba and Ethiopia, Teeterboard Drillers from Mongolia, Solo Trapeze from Brazil, Trick Rescue Pooches from Colombia and Russia, a Cossack Horse Act from Kazakhstan, Cuba, Guinea and Mexico, Fresh the Clownsss from the United States, and many more surprises. 


14+ Touring Cities 

13+ Countries Represented 

11+ Performing Acts 

Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. 


Celebrating 26 amazing years in 2019, UniverSoul Circus is a highly interactive combination of circus arts, theater, and music that spans genres including Pop, Classic R&B, Latin, Hip Hop, Jazz and Gospel. It embraces and celebrates the unique and familiar aspects of pop culture globally by bringing them center stage with a cast of international performers. UniverSoul Circus is rated as one of the top two circuses in America along with Cirque du Soleil. UniverSoul’s fresh approach to family friendly live entertainment has garnered it a coveted spot as one of Ticketmaster’s top ten most requested family events, along with other shows including Sesame Street Live, Disney on Ice, and Radio City Christmas Spectacular. The circus was founded 26 years ago in Atlanta by concert and theatre promoter Cedric Walker. 


Provided by the City of Mount Vernon 

Pick up & Drop off for all evening and weekend performances at 

  • • Wakefield/241st – MTA #2 Train 

  • • Dyre Ave – MTA #5 Train 

  • • Mount Vernon East – Metro North Rail New Haven Line 


Pickup Schedule Performance Days 

  • • Weekdays 5pm 

  • • Saturdays 10:30am 

  • • Sundays 11am 

  • • Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 pickup begins 1pm 


Return to station runs for 1 hour immediately after performance ends 

DID YOU KNOW? Our high flying, "death-defying" motorcyclist can jump up to 50 feet in the air?

DID YOU KNOW? Our first show opened in Atlanta in 1994 and featured the dynamic duo of Ringmaster Casual Cal and Zeke the Sidekick. Zeke remains an adored fan-favorite until this day!

DID YOU KNOW? The Trinidadian crowd favorite, Caribbean Splash has been a staple in the UniverSoul Circus for 17 years and is comprised of dancers, limbo artists, stilt walkers and musicians.

DID YOU KNOW? Did you know that the original soul train line was a dance derived from the 1950's dance called “The Stroll” and has been a part of UniverSoul Circus since the very first show

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