123+ Best Superlative Circus Puns to Make Your Day

A circus is an entertainment or spectacle that typically features human talent and bravery as well as trained animal performances.

The name, which has an origin with the words circle and circumference, calls to mind the particular setting in which this type of entertainment is offered: the ring, a circular performance space typically enclosed by a small fence (or “curb”). Here is a list of circus puns for you. 

Funny Circus Puns

Q: What would you consider a man sending a clown to deliver flowers to his wife?
A: A witty romantic joke.

Q: How did the circus lollipop taste?
A: Odd, especially since it was clown-shaped!

Q: What’s the challenge with starting a clown shoe company?
A: It’s a huge task!

Funny Circus Puns For Kids

Q: How do you feel after your father, the circus’s top clown, passed?
A: Like I’m filling some very big shoes.

Q: What’s admirable about a stilt-walking clown mom?
A: How high she stands.

Q: Why was your Dad let go from his circus job?
A: He dropped the trapeze act!
My Experience: It brings back memories of when my dad tried juggling in the backyard. Let’s just say, it was a short-lived career in the circus arts! 🎪🤹‍♂️

Q: Why were birds in clown costumes so noticeable?
A: They looked like they were up for fun.

Q: Why did you quit McDonald’s?
A: The clown boss wasn’t loving it!

Q: What do you call an egg-draped circus clown?
A: The yolk of the circus!

Hilarious Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Why did the lopsided circus clown want another piece of cheese?
A: He was balancing on one stilt!

Q: Did you hear about the mischievous clown who ran away with the circus?
A: The ringmaster made him bring it back!

Q: What does a place filled with jars of pickled veggies remind you of?
A: Piccalilli Circus!

The Tightrope of Balance 🎪
Navigating through life is like walking a tightrope. Find your balance, embrace the challenges, and perform your own spectacular act.

Q: Why wasn’t the human cannonball’s departure from the circus a big deal?
A: No one else had his caliber of skills.

Q: How did you connect with your spouse?
A: Both of us failed at trapeze dating.

Q: Have you heard of the overly dramatic circus clown?
A: He always works in tents.

Amazing Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Which clown dislikes sitting down?
A: The stand-up entertainer.

Q: How does a clown snore loudly?
A: Shoe horn, shoe horn, shoe horn!

Q: How does a clown count his money?
A: Pennywise.

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Q: Why did the clown leave the cheese circus?
A: He couldn’t find his stilton.

Q: What’s a clown’s costume made of?
A: Poly-jester!

Q: Why did the clown fail his test?
A: He blew the balloon exam.

Silly Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Why were people running from the clown?
A: He had a funny smell!

Q: What do clowns call a minor earthquake?
A: A chuckle-quake!

Q: How was the clown’s magic act received?
A: It was ma-jest-stic!
Pro Experience: Reminds me of the joy in simple delights. The clown’s magical act being described as “ma-jest-stic” brings back memories of laughter and wonder, like the times when a touch of magic made everything brighter!

Q: Why are clowns so occupied?
A: They’ve got a lot of funny business to attend to.

Q: How much storage does a clown’s computer have?
A: 100 gigabytes of humor.

Q: Why did the clowns decide to take a break?
A: The circus was getting too in-tents.

Amusing Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Why was the balloon a sore topic for the clown?
A: Inflation made it unaffordable.

Q: Which aquatic performers do clowns love the most?
A: Clownfish.

Q: Why do clowns seem so bouncy?
A: They’re filled with humor!

Clowning Around Challenges 🤡
Life can be a bit of a circus with unexpected surprises. Don’t be afraid to wear your clown nose and laugh through the challenges that come your way.

Q: Which superhero do clowns hate?
A: Batman.

Q: Where do clowns reign supreme?
A: In Honk-konk.

Q: How do you cheer up a depressed clown?
A: Get his funny bone fixed by an orthopedic surgeon.

Incredible Circus Puns For Kids

Q: What do you call a generous clown?
A: A generous fool.

Q: Why did Pennywise avoid the biopic?
A: Because he couldn’t stand ‘IT’.

Q: Why couldn’t the clown get a mortgage?
A: He couldn’t afford the clown fees.

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Q: Why was the clown so happy on December 31st?
A: He was celebrating his new ear.

Q: Why did the clown cross the road?
A: To get his store-bought rubber chicken.

Q: How are the clown shoe sales doing?
A: They’re soaring, those aren’t small feet!

Goofy Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Where did the clown move after retiring?
A: The Old Clown Road.

Q: Why don’t clowns perform at night?
A: They’re afraid of the “Dark Knight.”

Q: Why is the circus dying out?
A: People stopped taking it seriously.
Sigma Experience: Reminds me of the time I attended a small-town circus, and it seemed like the performers were having more fun than the audience! It’s true; the circus has evolved over the years. 🎭🤡

Q: What did the lion tamer say to the lion who ate all the clowns?
A: “That must’ve tasted funny!”

Q: Why did the tightrope walker visit the bank?
A: To check his balance!

Q: What’s a clown’s favorite subject in school?
A: Laugh-gebra.

Entertaining Circus Puns For Kids

Q: Why did the clown wear a raincoat?
A: For the drizzling performance.

Q: What do circus performers use to call each other?
A: Circus phones.

Q: How do circus clowns flirt?
A: They pull out their pick-up “lines.”

Juggling Life’s Acts 🤹‍♂️
Life is a circus, and we’re all skilled jugglers. Balancing work, play, and everything in between—just like a circus performer on stage.

Q: What do you call a lion who tells jokes?
A: A dande-lion.

Q: Why did the elephant sit on the marshmallow?
A: So he wouldn’t fall into the hot chocolate.

Q: What did the circus owner say to the strong man?
A: “Lift your spirits!”

Awesome Circus Puns For Kids

Q: How do you make a juggler laugh?
A: Tickle him on the inside.

Q: Why did the trapeze artist go to the beach?
A: For the high-tide performance.

Q: How do you know an elephant has been in your refrigerator?
A: Footprints in the butter!

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Q: What’s a circus performer’s favorite type of music?
A: Anything that’s pop-tent-ular.

Q: How do clowns say goodbye?
A: “Clown’t stop thinking about you!”

Q: Why did the seal join the circus?
A: He wanted to get the seal of approval.

Q: What did the ringmaster say to the lion tamer’s bad performance?
A: “That was roar-ful!”

Q: Why did the clown break up with the acrobat?
A: She was always flipping out!

Q: How did the ringmaster fix the broken circus tent?
A: With a circus patch!
Ultra Pro Experience: It reminds me of the circus I attended where the ringmaster, with a dramatic flourish, fixed a tear in the tent with a circus patch. The show must go on! 🤹‍♂️✨

Q: Why did the mime get kicked out of the circus?
A: He couldn’t speak up for himself.

Q: What did the clown say to the tightrope walker?
A: “Stop stringing me along!”

Q: What do you get when you cross a circus and a sorority?
A: A tent full of tricks.

Q: Why did the circus lion eat the tightrope walker?
A: He wanted a well-balanced meal.

Q: How do you know if a circus is vegan?
A: When the lion roars for tofu!

The Magic of Life’s Grand Finale 🎩🐇
Life is a magical show, and every day is a chance to create a grand finale. Pull joy, wonder, and surprises out of your hat, and make each moment a magical spectacle.

Q: What do you call a circus ring of light?
A: A circus-lit.

Q: Why did the circus performer bring a pencil?
A: To draw a crowd.

Q: What’s a clown’s favorite drink?
A: Punch.

Q: What do you call a circus fire?
A: A three-alarm tent.

Q: Why did the elephant bring a suitcase to the circus?
A: He wanted to pack his trunk!

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Q: How do you make a circus tent smile?
A: Tick its sides.

Q: What did the ringmaster say to the strong man with bad posture?
A: “Stand tall, or don’t stand at all!”

Q: What did the circus clown wear to his wedding?
A: A clown-tux.

Q: How do clowns organize their yearly meeting?
A: They circus-culate an agenda.

Q: Why did the magician go to circus school?
A: He wanted to improve his act.

Q: What did the clown say after his performance?
A: “Well, that’s the end of that act-ion!”

Q: Why was the circus camp so noisy?
A: Because of all the tent-ion.

Q: What did the circus owner say when he wanted more diversity in his show?
A: “Let’s get a different act together!”

Q: What did the trapeze artist say to his partner?
A: “Catch you later!”

Q: How do circus animals keep their cool?
A: They fan-tasize about the North Pole.

Q: What do circus performers do when they retire?
A: Join the circus-tinguishers club.

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