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CHARLESTOWN â€“ The Big Apple Circus will not be returning to Ninigret Park this year.
The circus, based in Brooklyn, N.Y., struggled financially during the harsh winter and ultimately lost revenue.
â€śIt was a very difficult decision to make and the reason for the decision was financial, mostly because of weather conditions,â€ť said Joel Dein, communications director for Big Apple Circus. â€śIt was a very difficult tour for us.â€ť
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