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Zoppé Family Circus Delights at Oak Fest

See what the family circus has to offer.

A family of circus performers is entertain crowds inside their intimate, 500-person circus to Oak Fest this week.

The Zoppé Family Circus has been an old-world, Italian style tradition since 1842. The story centers around a clown named "Nino." Giovanni Zoppé, the sixth-generation circus performer who plays Nino, said the show aims higher than what passes for circuses these days.

The show feature acrobats, cute, but well-trained animals, lots of clowning around and fun with the audience.

The Patch was there to check out all the action. Look through our photo gallery to see the Zoppe Family in action.

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Nick Swedberg July 02, 2012 at 02:30 PM
@Rhonda—I've been hearing nothing but positive reviews of the circus. That is awesome.
meredith July 02, 2012 at 10:16 PM
@ Rhonda howuch money was the circus?
meredith July 02, 2012 at 10:18 PM
@ Rhonda how much did they charge for the circus?
Vicki July 03, 2012 at 12:38 AM
I think the website said $12 person. Kids 3 and under free. They also had coupons for $2 off on oak fest web site.
Nick Swedberg July 03, 2012 at 02:28 AM
Vicki—Thank you for posting the ticket info!

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