May 31 – June 17: Unleash your imagination and discover a world of pure circus magic and wonderment under the Big Top. Circus Vargas delivers the ultimate entertainment extravaganza, with the swashbuckling Circus Vargas Spectacular, “Dreaming Of Pirates!,” a voyage of nonstop action and adventure includes death-defying acrobats, daredevils, flying trapeze artists, jugglers, contortionists, comedians and more. Plus, a free interactive pre-show featuring a chance to meet the cast and kids can create their own magic. Times vary, visit website for schedule. $25+. May 31 – June 4: Main Place Mall, 2800 Main St., Santa Ana. June 8-17: Laguna Hills Mall, 24155 Laguna Hills Mall.