Jun 302010

The Cirque is coming to Coconut Grove this Fourth of July weekend. Check out fire eaters, magicians, stilt walkers, magicians and more at “Cirque du Grove: A Busker’s Carnival.”

The Coconut Grove Business Improvement District is hosting the free family-friendly street party, along with other events during the Fourth of July weekend.

The fun begins Friday, July 2 at 8:30 p.m. until midnight, and continues on Saturday, July 3 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Cirque takes place on and around Grand Avenue in Coconut Grove.

There will be balloon artists, face painters, jugglers, trapeze artists and other buskers.

For more information on the events, visit www.coconutgrove.com or call 305-461-5506. To see some of the day’s performers before the main event, visit www.allstarcircus.com, www.handbalancer.com or www.willsoto.net.