The clowns and the circus performers surrounding Chris Finch who was in the clothes that he appeared in "The Ringmaster Song" on the 2002 DVD 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)



  • This is the episode not to have the title card.
  • In the video series, this 1987 departed video episode cast (except David Chan, Ingrid Dupree, Sh'Vaughn Heath, and Tarrish Potter) was replaced by the next video episode cast in the next video.
  • It was Tina Marie Espinoza's final appearance in a Kidsongs music video. She then became the producer in the last seven episodes of season 1 of The Kidsongs TV Show.
  • The blue shirt that David wore had his name on it.
  • 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 cameo appearances in this 1987 video episode, they were 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 cameo appearances in this video.
  • This is the last episode to have Tina Marie Espinoza credited.
  • 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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