The clowns and the circus performers surrounding Chris Finch who was in the clothes that he appeared in "The Ringmaster Song" on the cover of the video.

Kidsongs: A Day at the Circus is the ninth entry of Kidsongs Music Video Stories released in May 1987. It was certified 2x Platinum in the United States.


Playful elephants, powerful tigers, graceful acrobats, dancing Dalmatians and charming clowns make this musical day under the big top one that you'll enjoy over and over again.



The Kidsongs Kids


  1. The Circus is Coming to Town (Original lyrics to melody of The Army Goes Rolling Along) (also used during the end credits)
  2. Polly Wolly Doodle
  3. Strolling Through the Park
  4. Sabre Dance (Instrumental)
  5. Put On A Happy Face
  6. The Ringmaster Song (Michael Lloyd)
  7. The Man on the Flying Trapeze
  8. The Lion Tamer (Michael Lloyd)
  9. If You're Happy and You Know It
  10. Entry of the Gladiators (Instrumental)


A Day at the Circus Kidsongs Top Kid Songs

A Day at the Circus Kidsongs Top Kid Songs


  • This is the episode not to have the title card.
  • In the video series, this 1987 departed video episode cast (excepting David Chan, Ingrid Dupree, Sh'Vaughn Heath, or Tarrish Potter) was replaced by the next video episode cast in the next video.
  • Tuhk, Sh'Vaughn, Julie, Derek, and David were dressed up as clowns in the song "Put on a Happy Face" and performed in "If You're Happy and You Know It".
  • Chris performed with Dinny McGuire, who played the ringmaster, in "The Ringmaster Song".
  • After Andrea Paige Wilson and Kimberly Duncan made a cameo appearance in this 1987 video episode, she was on season 5 (1988-89) and season 6 (1989-90) of Kids Incorporated (the television programme that competed with Kidsongs) in 1988-90.
  • It was the last Kidsongs video to be released in an all-white box.
  • Kristy Espinoza made a cameo appearance in this video.
  • Triskin Potter made a cameo appearance in this video.
  • This is the 1st Kidsongs video to have the names in the credits not in cursive print.


A Day At... Series
A Day at Old MacDonald's FarmA Day with the AnimalsA Day at the CircusA Day at CampA Day of Fun (VHS only)
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