Membership is what keeps you connected, engaged, and in the know.

ACE and AYCO memberships
ACE memberships (in blue) are for educators and organizations, and AYCO memberships (in purple) are for youth, parents, and supporters. Many of the benefits and resources are shared.

Our most popular member benefits include Pike 13 discounts for organizations, insurance connections and discounts on regional and national events.


Curious to learn more about the relationship between ACE and AYCO? Check out our FAQ .

Check out a highlight from the Summer 2015 Issue of ACE Magazine here.

Membership and Benefits

  • ACE E-Magazine Priority Access16 pages of full color content created just for you. It's the only magazine for circus educators published in English!
  • E-NewsletterYour go to source for news, jobs, opportunities, and updates.
  • Event DiscountsThe discount off our ACE + AYCO events alone makes it worth it to join!
  • Swag + Vendor Discounts15% off AYCO/ACE swag + a myriad of discounts from generous vendors.
  • Listed on directory + mapWe get lots of calls from people asking for circus programs, and this is where we send them. You want to be on here!
  • Circus Swag BoxThe Circus Swag box is filled with custom circus themed items and mailed to you 3x per year. A perfect way to show your circus pride.
  • Showcase EligibleEligible to perform in or have org represented in showcases. Great visibility for students and organizations
  • Additional Professional MembershipsAdditional professional memberships included for your staff. We'll send you a promo code once you join.
  • Additional Membership DiscountsAdditional discounts off our member prices for your affiliates so you can empower everyone in your organization to join at a discount. We'll send you a promo code once you join.
  • Event host, Safety Program, Social Circus Network, Insurance, and Pike 13 EligibleEligible to host ACE and AYCO events, partake in the safety program, join the Social Circus Network, benefit from our Insurance relationship, and get a discount off of Pike 13 Client Management.
  • Logo on ACE + AYCO websitesOne website or both - up to you.
  • Logo on e-newsletterA monthly reminder of your organization in the inbox of 1600 contacts!


$75/ year
$75/ year


$250/ year
$250/ year
  • 1
  • 15%


$500/ year
$500/ year
  • 2
  • 20%

Pyramid Partner

$750/ year
$750/ year
  • 3
  • 25%

Youth (AYCO)

$35/ year
$35/ year
  • A special AYCOgram authored by our youth action team!

Supporter (AYCO)

$55/ year
$55/ year
  • So you can stay in the loop with all things circus education.

Interested to know what the ACE Magazine is all about? Check out a highlight from the Summer 2015 issue of the ACE Magazine here.