The Big Top is back! Florence’s most animated and ambitious circus festival returns with new tricks up its sleeve. The 2017 edition, part of Estate Fiorentina, features 60 performances by a plethora of international companies (Side Kunst Cirque, Baraka, Djoume, Slapstick and Teatro Necessario, among others), as well as Sunday morning shows by Florentine circus schools and daily workshops with the biggest names in the business. Budding acrobats, clowns and tightrope walkers can take part in the numerous children’s activities on the program.