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Black Hills Aerial Cup 2023

We are waiting on YOU!

February 24-26th, 2023

We are inviting you to participate in the Black Hills Aerial Cup 2023 - the competition that brings together aerial schools and communities of the Midwest.

ABOUT Black Hills Aerial Cup

Black Hills Aerial Cup is an annual aerial and circus arts competition bringing together circus artists of the Midwest. From amateurs to professionals, from youth to adults.

Black Hills Aerial Cup is produced by Live It Up Studio and Zirkiss Cirque in Rapid City, SD. The first Black Hills Aerial Cup was held in 2020. Competitors came from all over South Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska, Minnesota and Colorado. The competition is judged by leading circus and entertainment industry professionals. 


Our goal is to help expand and connect the ever-growing circus community of the Midwest. Showcase your talent and grow as a performer while competing for prizes.

Get a full Informational Package by clicking the button below. 

Please, email with any questions.

Registration is Closed

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This is a ticketed event. All visitors, support team, coaches, instructors must have a ticket pass. Click the button below to purchase your tickets. Click the link below to purchase your

2-day Event Pass.

This event is being covered by professional photographer and videographer. Click the button below to Pre-ORDER ONLY Photo & Video Package of the Event. 

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