Chimelong International Circus opened in 2005 and is the world's largest permanent circus.  It is definitely worth a visit as it one of the only night time events available in Guangzhou.  It comprises of many international award winning acts including performers from America, Russia, Africa, Columbia, Kazakhstan and China.  The performances, stage, set, costume design and lighting is some of the best in the business. 

Performances start each evening at 7:30pm with the show lasting 1.5 hours.   Chimelong International Circus is located in Panyu District, Guangzhou, 30mins from the heart of Guangzhou City and is accessible by Metro Train Line 3, the Hanxi-Changlong Station, or reachable by taxi and private vehicle.  For more information see their website.