Events downtown

Aug 28

The Amazing Acro-Cats Cat Circus
Location: 76 Congress Street, Portland, Maine 04101, US
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event website

This troupe of trained domestic house cats, all former orphans, rescues, and strays, give a one-of-a-kind purrformance that includes cats riding skateboards, jumping through hoops, ringing bells, balancing on balls, and performing other feats of agility and entertainment. The show finale is the only all-cat band in the world: Tuna and the Rock Cats. The Rock Cats play guitar, drums, and piano, and they’ve been joined by the Jazz Cats on saxophone, trumpet, and clarinet.

The Acro-Cats tour to support Rock Cats Rescue, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Rock Cats Rescue is focused on saving cats “One Click at a Time” through cat welfare, rescue, and adoption. The Acro-Cats show promotes the importance of bonding and training cats with positive reinforcement, while also finding homes for rescued cats. Rock Cats Rescue has found homes for 330 kittens since 2009.

In addition to being on Cat People, the Amazing Acro-Cats have been featured on national TV shows including The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl, CBS News Sunday Morning, and PBS Nova’s “Cat Tales.”

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the show can be found on our website.

SEATING LEVELS: All seating is reserved and all tickets include the Meet & Greet AFTER the show.

★ VICP 1: Furront row seating! First in line for Meet & Greet and includes Purrbill!

★ VICP 2: Second row seating and second in line for Meet & Greet, includes Purrbill!

★ VICP 3: Third row seating and third in line for Meet & Greet, includes Purrbill!

★ VICP 4: Fourth row seating and fourth in line for Meet & Greet, includes Purrbill!

★ Rows 5-9: Rows will go in numerical order for Meet & Greet. NO Purrbill included.

**Additional Purrbills may be purrchased at the Meowchandise table before and after the show!

Accessible seating does NOT include a Purrbill.

Not Allowed: smoking, animals, laser pointers, being disruptive to others