Make that birthday a three-ring-worthy celebration. Bachelors and bachelorettes, take the leap with us. Get those clowns back together again at a family reunion. Retiring? Run away to join the circus. No matter the occasion, we’ll throw you an unforgettable party.

All parties are perfect for beginners: no circus experience necessary!

  • Instructor getting ready to perform a catch on the flying trapeze | Parties | Circus Center
  • Student doing a split on the trampoline | Parties | Circus Center


Student about to let go of the bar while practicing on the flying trapeze

Celebrate your special occasion with the unique thrill of flying on San Francisco’s only permanent Flying Trapeze. Led by your personal Ringmaster and our expert instructors, your group will experience an iconic circus art in a fun, open, and safe environment. Whether your party is young or young at heart, excitement is guaranteed.


Woman juggling in main gym at Circus Center

Our professional instructors will lead your group through a wide sampling of circus skills suitable for mixed ages and fitness levels. Enjoy a combination of low-impact activities, like juggling and feather balancing, and exciting but not-far-from-the-ground circus arts like tightwire, rolla bolla, and more.



Building facade on Frederick Street, San Francisco | Circus Center

Party packages include use of the large bleacher space overlooking the Flying Trapeze rig, with plenty of room for refreshments and relaxation. Other spaces in our historic facility are available to rent for an after-party presentation or cocktail hour. Have a special request? Contact us and we’ll try our best to make it happen. Your Event Coordinator is with you every step of the way for a seamless experience.

Flying Trapeze
Up to 10 | 2 hours | $599

Flying Trapeze + Trampoline
Up to 15 | 2.5 hours | $999

Flying Trapeze + Trampoline + Circus Variety
Up to 20 | 3 hours | $1499
Up to 30 | 3 hours | $1999
Up to 40 | 3.5 hours | $2999
Up to 50 | 3.5 hours | $3599

Circus Skills
Up to 10 participants | 2 hours | $500

Circus Skills + Mini-Tramp OR Stilts

11-15 Participants | 2 hours | $600


Circus Skills + Mini-Tramp OR Stilts + Trampoline

16-20 Participants | 2.5 hours | $900
21-30 participants | 2.5 hours | $1,150

  • All Packages include a party space for food, drinks, and relaxation.
  • Activities can be combined and customized to create a truly unique event for groups of any size or interests.
  • We do custom packages for parties up to 150 people. Email us or call (415) 759-8123 for more information.

We will e-mail you promptly with availability and reservation information.
Parties are NOT booked until we receive your deposit.

For more information, contact us or call (415) 759-8123.
You can fill out our General Release form here.


Circus Center is a small non-profit organization, and there is a high demand for our accommodations. We enforce a strict cancellation and no-show policy. Cancellations made more than 30 business days before the event will incur a $25 cancellation fee. Cancellations made 10-30 business days prior to the event incur a fee of 10% of the total event cost. Cancellations made 3-9 business days prior to the event incur a fee of 50% of the total event cost. No refund is given when a cancellation is made within 72 hours of the event. Adjustments to the size of your party must be made 5 days prior to the scheduled event date in order to prorate the total cost. We will accommodate movement of reservation dates when possible.

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