The 21st annual Fraser Valley Children’s Festival returned to Fraser River Heritage Park on Sunday. The event, presented by the Mission Arts Council, had a circus theme for the second year in a row. / Bob Friesen Photos

PHOTOS: Children’s Festival brings circus to life

Mission Arts Council’s annual event draws big crowds to Fraser River Heritage Park

The 21st annual Fraser Valley Children’s Festival returned to Fraser River Heritage Park on Sunday.

The event, presented by the Mission Arts Council, had a circus theme for the second year in a row.

Activities and entertainment included the Triumph Acrobatic Circus School, Fraser Valley Magic Circle, Fusion Horse Vaulters, interactive arts and crafts, a petting zoo, and roving entertainment.

Thousands of people attended this year’s event.