Jugglers, fire dancers, acrobats, poi spinner and others in the world of visual performance and flow arts come together to practice, collaborate and learn from each other as a matter of course. So bring a few hundred of them to a juggling convention or fire spinning festival and the air is just sizzling with creativity.  

Juggling in 2022



March

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The 27th Israel Juggling Convention (Virtual)

29-31 March 2022 | Online

Jugglers from all over the world come together every year usually around Passover time at the Gan Hashlosha National Park in Israel to share the fun and magic of juggling. With over 2000+ attendees, t ...

April

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Ab ‘in Pott Convention 2022

8 April-11 January 2022 | Grüningsweg, Dortmund, Germany

Four fun and flaming days dedicated to creativity, movement, juggling, and play, Ab ‘in Pott Convention in Germany is back for a whole lot of fun this year as well. While the dates mentioned are ...

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Thomas Dietz Jonglier-Convention

9-11 April 2022 | Regensburg, Germany

Headed by the Juggling World Champion Tomas Dietz, this convention is a part of Traumfabrik-Erlebnistagen, the largest workshop event in Germany for theatre, artistry, dance & rhythm. It is a trul ...

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Aichtaler Jonglierconvention 2022 (Virtual)

15 April-18 January 2022 | Online

The juggling community in Aichtal, Germany invites everyone to join them online to witness and participate in their fun-filled festivities this year at Aichtaler Jonglierconvention 2022. This annual e ...

C’Koi-ce-Cirque

C’Koi ce Cirque

22-24 April 2022 | Ploeven, France

C’Koi ce Cirque is a juggling convention as well as a street art and music festival that graces Ploéven, France. The festival brings together French artists and juggling enthusiasts for three whole ...

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European Yo-Yo Meeting

28 April-2 May 2022 | Dublin, Ireland

Inspired by the long-running Yo-Yo Master’s competition in Germany, European Yo-Yo Meeting started with the intention to create a space for players from all over Europe and the world. It is a fr ...

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Manchester Aerial & Acrobatics Convention 2022

29 April-1 May 2022 | Ordsall Leisure Centre, Manchester, UK

A glorious celebration of aerial antics including flying aerial, cloud swing, and more, Manchester Aerial & Acrobatics Convention is all about circus arts. The event has many floor workshops and p ...

Lestival XIII England

Lestival XIII

30-30 April 2022 | Leicester, England

Lestival XIII is Leicester’s one-day juggling festival in the UK. The organisers say: ‘..the usual selection of cavernous practice space, workshops, traders and a show.’ Learn more a ...

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To Be Confirmed: Festiv’Arts

30-30 April 2022 | Grenoble, France

A festive event rich in joy, culture, community, and artistic discoveries, Festiv’arts comes to the streets of France every Spring with renewed vigor every single year. The purpose of the event is t ...

To Be Confirmed: Karlsruhe Acrobatic Festival

30-30 April 2022 | Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Celebrating the entire spectrum of circus arts and skills, the Karlsruhe Acrobatic Festival (Karlsruher Akrobatikfestival) is a four-day acrobatic festival that happens annually around Easter. The fes ...

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To Be Confirmed: Swedish Juggling Convention

30-30 April 2022 | Gasklockorna Gävle, Sweden

Bringing together the best performers in all of Sweden together, the Swedish Juggling Convention is an annual 4-day event organized by Swedish Juggling Association. The event is an open space for many ...

May

Bungay Balls Up England

Bungay Balls Up

20-30 May 2022 | Suffolk, England

Bungay Balls Up is a community-run festival in Suffolk, England. It’s not just juggling! Relax, unwind, catch-up with old friends, meet new ones and discover a beautiful part of the country. The ...

Bigoud’n’Jongle (French Juggling Convention)

26-29 May 2022 | Vezin-le-Coquet Sports Complex, France

An epic gathering of jugglers from all walks of life, Bigoud’n’Jongle, the much-awaited French Juggling Convention is scheduled to happen this May after two years of silence due to the pandemic. A ...

Florianer Nice Jonglierfestival Austria

Florianer Nice Jonglierfestival

26-29 May 2022 | St Florian, Austria

Florianer Nice Jonglierfestival is an annual juggling festival in St Florian, Austria. The organisers say: ‘The NICE Convention 2017 was the largest juggling festival in Austria. We are very pro ...

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Nederlands Jongleer Festival (Dutch Juggling Convention)

26-29 May 2022 | Goes, Netherlands

Nederlands Jongleer Festival is a long-running circus arts festival, bringing around 300-500 beginner and professional jugglers from the Netherlands and all over Europe. The discipline that is mainly ...

Festival Cirkul’art Slovakia

Festival Cirkul’art

27-29 May 2022 | Stupava, Slovakia

Festival Cirkul’art uses contemporary theatre and modern circus to entertain and inspire. A unique event in Slovakia! The organisers say: ‘As one of the newest stage art genres Cirkul’ar ...

To Be Confirmed: Convention di Giocoleria della Brianza

30-30 May 2022 | Imbersago LC, Italy

Held in a lovely coastal village not too far from Milan, this conversion attracts hundreds of jugglers from all over Italy and abroad every year. The Brianza Juggling Convention is a space where the j ...

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To Be Confirmed: Ignite Flow Arts Gathering

30-30 May 2022 | Provinciaal domein De Ster, Belgium

This full immersion flow arts festival is a much-awaited event in the annual festival calendar in all of Europe. The location of the event is a stunning terrain nicknamed “The Star”, creat ...

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To Be Confirmed: Festival Cirkul’art

31-30 May 2022 | Stupava, Kaštielsky park, Slovakia

An international showcase of creativity at circus arts, Festival Cirkul’art is an annual event that happens in Slovakia. It attracts thousands of circus arts enthusiasts and during the 3-day event, ...

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To Be Confirmed: Moskito-Con Jonglier und Akrobatikconvention

31-31 May 2022 | Stefan-Rahl-Straße, 88250 Weingarten, Deutschland

Organized by Moskito Circus School in Ravensburg, Moskito-Con is a 3-day convention filled with many circus arts including juggling and a variety of acrobatic performances. The organizers are well kno ...

June

Artemisia Fire Gathering Italy

Artemisia Fire Gathering

16-19 June 2022 | Basilicata, Italy

Artemisia Fire Gathering is a place for fire performers and flow artists to come together to learn, share and grow. This is a playground to play with fire! The organisers say: ‘Our goal is to un ...

Salzburger Jonglierconvention Austria

Salzburger Jonglierconvention

16-19 June 2022 | Salzburg, Austria

Salzburger Jonglierconvention comes from a non-profit organisation of artists and circus fans from Salzburg and the surrounding area. The organisers say: ‘The four days of the convention are wel ...

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To Be Confirmed: Oldenburger Jonglier und Akrobatikconvention

30-30 June 2022 | University of Oldenburg, Germany

An extraordinary event of multiple fun feats including juggling and acrobatic arts, the Oldenburg Juggling and Acrobatics Convention is here for another year. The convention attracts close to 500 part ...

August

European Juggling Convention Spain

European Juggling Convention

6-14 August 2022 | Tres Cantos, Madrid, Spain

European Juggling Convention is the largest juggling meeting in the world! Everyone is welcome with plenty on offer for jugglers and circus enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. For non-jugglers, you ...

Roztoč Fest Czechia

Roztoc Fest

31-31 August 2022 | Prague, Czechia (dates to be confirmed)

Roztoč Fest is an international festival of new modern circus – juggling, flow arts acrobatics, contemporary dance, fire dance, shows, parties, live bands and much more! The organisers say:  ...

September

Fly High Convention England

FLY HIGH Convention

30-30 September 2022 | Norwich, England (dates to be confirmed)

FLY HIGH Convention is an annual acrobatic and aerial convention in Norwich, England. Join this weekend for circus enthusiasts of all levels for intensive training, sharing, laughs and fun! The organi ...

November

Leeds Juggling Convention England

Leeds Juggling Convention

30-30 November 2022 | Menston, West Yorkshire, England (dates to be confirmed)

Leeds Juggling Convention is a one-day event of circus workshops and games, ending with an evening gala show of local, regional and national artists! The organisers say: ‘The convention is a fan ...