This summer, kids won't have to run away to join the circus. All they have to do is show up early at Jesup Green on Wednesday, July 31, when the circus comes to town.

The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus is bringing its variety of acts -- circus, Vaudeville, wild west, and sideshows -- to Jesup Green as part of the Levitt Pavilion's summer entertainment series. The show is scheduled at 7 p.m.

From 5 to 7 p.m., performers will conduct a kids' circus camp for children age 5 and over.

Tickets to the 7 p.m. circus performance are $15 for children, students and senior citizens; $25 for adults.

Tickets for the 5 p.m. circus camp and the circus performance are $25 for children, students and senior citizens; $35 for adults. Discount family packages also are available for the camp and show.

The circus's headline performer is contortionist and aerialist Miss Ekatarina, the Levitt said. The circus performance last about two hours.

For tickets, visit www.levittpavilion.com or call 866-811-4111. For more information, call the Levitt Pavilion office at 203-226-7600.