Two carnival families, the Birds and the Ingenues, have been sworn rivals for almost as long as they can remember, their feud culminating in an incredible battle last summer. Now the families have decided to join forces, to spend the summer rehearsing together and teaching each other their tricks of the trade.
Before the summer is over, however, the carnival must bring back their head honchos, Sergei Bird and Popou Ingenue. Without them, the carnival may never tour again. Childhood sweethearts, they met again at the battle of the carnivals last summer, and have a love so strong, it will either save the Lost Carnival, or tear it apart forever!