Hungry Hat Circus visits

  • A fire dancer does poi, or fire spinning, during the 2010 Burning Basket celebration. Fire spinning is one of the workshops that will be done at the Hungry Hat Circus on Saturday at Bishop’s Beach.-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

The Hungry Hat Circus of Anchorage visits Homer on Saturday at Bishop’s Beach Park for an afternoon of free circus-art skill sharing, an evening “pass the hat” performance and an open Fire Jam. Workshops run from noon to 3 p.m. and include hooping, juggling and poi, or fire spinning. The circus performance is 6 to 7:30 p.m. followed by an open fire jam of poi skills from 8 to 9:30 p.m. The evening ends at 11 p.m. with a bonfire and Christmas tree burn.


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