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Recent News    (Top 10 News)
Venice Votes to Demolish Remainder of Historic Circus Arena 

Posted 9/24/2014 8:55:09 AM by Mort Gamble
News from editor viewed 312 times

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - News
Lack of viable proposals for re-use cited in decision.


CFA Honors Circus Great Felix Adler 

Posted 9/19/2014 11:43:09 PM by Don Covington
News from Clinton Herald viewed 794 times

Friday, September 19, 2014 - Clinton, Iowa
Over one hundred CFA members paid a visit to the Felix Adler grave in Clinton, Iowa during the 2014 CFA convention.


Kelly Miller Circus a Big hit at Iowa CFA Convention 

Posted 9/19/2014 11:31:34 PM by Don Covington
News from Clinton Herald viewed 520 times

Friday, September 19, 2014 - Clinton, Iowa
The Kelly Miller Circus was the official circus of the 2014 CFA convention.


Denver Critic Says Animals Make Cavalia Superior to Cirque du Soleil 

Posted 9/19/2014 11:17:52 PM by Don Covington
News from The Denver Post viewed 365 times

Friday, September 19, 2014 - Denver, Colorado
The theater critic for the Denver Post feels that Cavalia is far superior to Cirque du Soleil because of its animals.


Iowa Band Gives CFA Convention a Rousing Start 

Posted 9/19/2014 12:18:24 AM by Don Covington
News from Iowa Messenger viewed 409 times

Friday, September 19, 2014 - Dubuque, Iowa
The Karl L. King Band from Ft Dodge Iowa performed for Circus Fans on the first day of the 2014 CFA Convention in Iowa.


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The Purpose of the Circus Fans Association of America is:

  • Education & Understanding - To provide educational resources related the circus. To promote an understanding and appreciation of the art of the circus.
  • Communication  - To be a point of contact between the people of the circus, artists or executives, and the outside world.
  • Support - To help ensure the Circus will continue to exist among us as a social, educational and recreational art form. Visit our Calendar page to view support events..
  • Preservation- The National Circus Preservation Society (NCPS) is a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization affiliated with CFA. Its main goal is to develop, promote, and advance information and knowledge for a better understanding of the American Circus, and to preserve the circus as part of
    American history.
  • Publishing - CFA has been publishing The White Tops, the official magazine of the CFA, since 1928.


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