Inspiration: cake bunting that looks like a circus tent. This is done with fabric, but I could also use washi tape. Baker Twine, Circus Cakes, Circus Tent, Cupcakes Toppers, Carnivals Tent Birthday Cakes, Cake Bunting, Circus Parties, Washi Tape, Cakes Buntings
Cake Bunting Whimsical Festive Banner on Bakers by BooBahBlue, $20.00
Maybe instead of all cupcakes we could do a little "Big Top" cake and cupcakes an assortment or all the same ones. You could have lions, balloons, etc.