ScribbleMonster

 About Scribble Monster Acclaimed by the likes of National Public Radio and Parenting Magazine, ScribbleMonster’s approach to music, learning and play has earned them a regular role on Sirius/XM’s Kids Place Live, appearances at Lollapalooza, and literally millions of streams on Pandora, iTunes and Spotify. Jim and Jayne’s background in music and special education makes […]

Magician Jaime Aponte

Chicago Magician Jaime Aponte has been performing magic for over twenty years, has enjoyed learning magic and entertaining audiences of all ages with comedy magic, illusion, and sleight-of-hand. Born and raised in Chicago, IL, he began learning magic at the young age of twelve. Magic is an art that requires patience, constant studying and practice. […]

Ben Tatar and the Tatar Tots

Hope you’re hungry for a funky good time with Ben Tatar and the Tatar Tots. This jazzy, funky band is fun for kids and offers great tunes for the grown-ups. Tatar’s shows focus on direct interaction with the kids, singing and dancing and performances by some of Chicago’s finest musicians. The Tots bring many instruments […]

Haunted House

The Haunted House is a massive maze that is full of scary pop outs and dark hallways to explore. This unit features beautiful digitally printed original design art panels on the exterior to give this unit great appeal. This unit is a great attraction for Halloween and holds up to 24 kids at one time. […]

Chicago Honey Bear Dancers

Chicago’s premier Variety Song & Dance show performing worldwide for the past 29 years. The “Chicago Honey Bear Dancers” are focused on delivering top-notch quality entertainment with the highest levels of client satisfaction. All of our performances exemplify the WOW Factor and will leave your guests talking about your event well after it’s over. Whether […]

Illustrated Story Telling for Kids

Chris Fair is just a local Chicago Comedian that likes to tell stories and draw… with LASERS.  A regular performer at Concerts for Kids and Stage 773’s Inoffensive Theater Series, The Laser Comedy Show is a one of a kind performance art only performed by life long artist, Chris Fair.  Chris illustrates characters and whole […]

Miss Jamie’s Farm

 About Miss Jamie’s Farm: “Who’s ready for some Farmyard FUN??” “Chicagoland’s favorite children’s performer, Miss Jamie, is guaranteed to get the little ones stomping their boots and hollering for more fruits & veggies” Named “Best Show of the Summer” by preschool directors across the state. -Interactive and Engaging -Kids learn values from life on the […]

JG’s Reptile Road Show

Shows are 60-75 minutes long and is a very hands-on exciting experience for the kids (and adults). Included are some very impressive animals which include a 5 ft monitor lizard, a 13 ft Burmese Python, a 80 lb tortoise, an African Bull Frog, and much more! The kids get to pet, hold, and handle the animals. They […]

Costumed Characters

Need a little more flair for your event?  Hire one of our costumed characters. They will help you event come to life. Characters can take photos with your guests and give away candy or gifts that you provide. Characters wander and mingle with your guests. Ideal for use with Green Screen Photos and appropriate backgrounds. […]

Zombie Face Painting

Name your monster and Margi will make it happen!  

Central Park Bubbles

About Central Park Bubbles Central Park Bubbles is an Interactive Giant Bubble Performance Team composed of Jason, a former Youth Counselor and graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, and Kishan a former Chef and Bubble Scientist.  The team will come to your college, make Giant Bubbles, Put Students Inside Giant Bubbles, and supply equipment for […]

Chuggy Choo Choo

All aboard! Tunnels, ladder, lots of windows, inside slide. Time to take a ride on the Choo Choo. Mom approved!

Not Quite Fairy Tales

Not Quite Fairy Tales:  A hilarious puppet show for children and family audiences. Show Description: The puppet program, Not Quite Fairy Tales, begins with a lively interactive audience warm-up and introduction to puppetry. Once the audience is focused and engaged the puppet show begins. The program includes 3 hilarious fractured fairy tales interspersed with funny […]

Ice Cream Vendors

The Ice Cream Vendors are the best in family friendly music and entertainment in Chicagoland! The original tunes, energy, and antics of long-time pals Jon & Greg get the kids hopping! The full band and horn section entertains the whole crowd. Fans young and old don their paper hats and wear other people’s glasses as […]

Dave Rudolf Christmas

Christmas with Rudolf What better person to spend Christmas with than Rudolf? Dave’s Christmas show features kids twisting to the “Candy Cane Twist,” hula hooping to “Santa’s got a Zoot Suit,” some traditional Christmas tunes, Christmas parodies such as “Frosty the Slow Man,” and lots of yuletide joy.

Dave Rudolf Halloween

A ghoulishly delightful show with Dave.  Watch the kids do the Frankenstein Dance!  See the little tykes try to assemble the skeleton bones, be amazed at the ghoul limbo, and experience tons of fun in a not very scary show!

Edd Fairman

A performer since the ripe old age of 6, Edd Fairman started his career in family and educational entertainment, Edd has honed his craft with 1000’s of performances and grown a dedicated following through his unique blend of interactive comedy and non-traditional magic for all ages that has allowed him to move comfortably into colleges […]

Dave Rudolf

The Awesome Factor: Grammy Nominated 1 Gold Record Nominated 15 times for NACA College Entertainer of the Year Released 28 albums Has written songs for Disney including their new Winnie the Pooh album Beach Party A totally interactive show with hula hooping, bubble machines, limboing and much more.  Features Dave’s original music as well as […]

A White Christmas

Inspired by the classic film White Christmas, this spectacular holiday concert will take you on a musical journey from a World War II performance for the troops, to the glamour of a Florida nightclub and finally, the charm and simple beauty a New England town. Christmas Eve In My Hometown, Home For The Holidays, Baby […]

Magical Balloon-Dude

Enthusiastic children swarm around the festivities as if enchanted by the Pied Piper. Guest’s conversations focus on how they enjoy watching these imaginative works of art develop. Tranquility sets in knowing that a veteran entertainer is orchestrating every precision twist and joke, ensuring that the unexpected pop will not deflate the celebration. The Dale Obrochta Experience – […]

Kid Bucks Game Show

Kidbucks Game Show is a thrilling game show where randomly selected members of the audience, participate in wild and crazy games. The final winner enters the Kidbucks chamber and grabs as many “Kidbucks “ as possible, as they swirl about the chamber. Catch the fun, excitement and prizes How the game is played Nine contestants […]

Sandi Sylver

Make no mistake about it: Sandi Sylver does not present “puppet shows”. She is a gifted Ventriloquist who loves encouraging adults as well as children to read, write, and reinvent themselves along the way! An Illinois Arts Council Touring Roster Artist, Sandi Sylver is committed to entertaining and educating, and she performs nationally at schools, […]

The Frog Lady

Presentation Options Reviews: “Deb was fantastic!  She was very impressive and quite entertaining.  She kept the children and myself on the edge of our seats.” – Valley View Elemenatry “My students loved her humor and knowledge on nature.  She kept control of the classroom and encouraged my students to ask questions.  Very impressed since I […]

Radio Rock

Radio Rock features popular radio chartbusters presented in a high energy interactive show. Kids are encouraged to sing, dance and participate while the show stresses positive themed messages. Radio Rock is perfect for all ages through 8th grade.

Steve Beno

Get kids and their parents singing and dancing with Steve Beno, a premier children’s performer. Aimed at the kids, but with parents in mind, each show features audience favorites as well as Steve’s innovative original songs guaranteed to get people up and moving. Steve is excited to offer three different shows to meet your family […]

Those Funny Little People

An entertainment act like nothing you’ve ever seen, Those Funny Little People are mobile puppet characters with polished performances that are a mix of comedy, music, dance and audience interaction. With their expressive, animated faces and intricate choreography, the Little People put on shows that have amazed and entertained audiences of all ages. Something magical […]

Ken Schultz

The Holly Folly Show is a unique event for the whole family. Ken Schultz plays the role of an adorable Christmas elf. This magical character will warm your heart. He has the skill of a great variety artist, and the heart and innocence of a child. He will dazzle you as he juggles everything around […]

Merry Maskers

Holiday caroling in the spirit and tradition that makes the season special is what the Merry Maskers are all about. They have performed on radio, television and all over the Chicago area for over 20 years.  The Merry Maskers will stroll and sing from a repertoire of over 80 carols to delight young and old. […]

Istvan & His Imaginary Band

When Istvan starts rocking kids can’t help but join in, sometimes on stage, while their moms and dads cheer them on and enjoy the original tunes, an irresistible mix of interactive rock ‘n’ roll, country, pop punk and sing-alongs that get heads bobbing.  A longtime member of Chicago’s alternative music scene, Istvan started penning children’s […]

Face Paint

Whether it’s for a corporate or private event, invite Margi to WOW the crowd with her magnetic personality and amazing designs. Offering the best in professional face and body art, airbrush and glitter tattoos, henna, living statues, and more! Also available: BLACKLIGHT PAINT

Haunted/Glow Laser Tag

“The new wave of the future for Laser Tag fun!” Dynamic, High Impact, High Speed Giant Indoor/Outdoor Laser Tag Battle Field. 23 Inflatable Bunkers 10 Hi-Tech Guns/Vests 42″ Plasma + 6′ Stand for Real Time Team Scoring Music Attendant   And our GLOW or Fright Fest Ultimate Laser Tag adds: 4 Giant Black Lights on […]

Dino Slide

Inflatable Hippo

Giant Slide

Rick Kelley

“Don’t Just Sit There” A one-man, interactive musical for students or for the entire family!!! Lyrics and Music by Rick Kelley Mission Statement: Participation in the music of “Don’t Just Sit There” is used as a metaphor for getting involved, volunteerism and participation in one’s community and in extracurricular activities at school. Educational Benefits: 1. […]

Raisin Rhyme

Raisin Rhyme was developed with kids from grades Pre-K through 2nd grade in mind. Raisin Rhyme is a Rock Band for Rugrats! They provide a high energy live music show for kids and families and bring out inflatable instruments, props, bubbles and the only rock concert with no height requirement to make everyone a part […]

The Balsters

magic and illusion Tim and Robin Balster present shows that are nonstop quality entertainment. Each of their artistic productions feature an awesome display of magic, illusion, audience participation and comedy, skillfully woven together with music, special effects and dance, to create an incredible performance experience. An experience that will sweep any audience into a world […]

Mike Mauthe

Juggler, Magician, Unicyclist, Balloon Artist, Fire Eater, Stiltwalker Mike captivates, motivates and thoroughly amazes audiences with his explosive array of magic and juggling. His balloon wizardry on stilts is limited only by the imagination. Mike’s knock out blend of magic and illusion is always customized and never ceases to astonish even the “non-believers” in the […]

Chris Fascione

Storyteller/actor Chris Fascione actively brings contemporary and traditional children’s literature to life with his high-spirited and innovative performances. Using a unique combination of storytelling, mime, clowning, and a touch of juggling, Chris’ shows educate, entertain and lead children into the world of books. Chris is full of boundless energy and humor as he acts out […]

Frank Birdsall

Frank is a balloon artist, national unicycle champ, stilt-walker, juggler and comedian He also performs a little bit of magic. He entertains mostly in the Chicago area and travels anywhere. He loves to perform or as a roving entertainer.

Brad Weston

Weston began training as a juggler and actor while growing up in Chicago. Since then he has performed all over Europe, the United States, Mexico, and Morocco. He began his training as a child at the Piven Theater Workshop. Later he pursued acting and dance at North Eastern Illinois University. He has received a BFA […]

Dave Herzog’s Marionettes

Dave Herzog’s Marionettes is a full time professional puppet company specializing in the art of the marionette, and dedicated to preserving the uniquely American art form of the marionette variety show. Not only does Dave perform some 350 shows a year, he also creates all of the beautiful hand carved marionettes used in his dazzling […]

Rope Warrior

Sixth grader Matt was so amazed with the Rope Warrior he exclaimed, “He looked like a UFO or something!” While the Rope Warrior may not be from another planet, the rope-jumping feats he performs are certainly out of this world. This is not your little sister’s game of “Skip-to-my-Lou.” As a member of The United […]

Patti Ecker

Highlights: NAPPA (National Parenting Publications Awards) Honors winner • Children’s Music Web Finalist • Outreach Artist, Chicago Public Schools • Featured performer, 2002 and 2005 for Library Production Studio’s Library Cable Network • Performer, Chicagoland libraries, schools, museums, festivals, park districts and many other events Award-winning Chicagoland children’s performer Patti Ecker has lots of interactive […]

King BMX Stunt Show

King BMX Stunt Shows is a full-service BMX entertainment company. Its founder, Keith King, has been involved with BMX freestyle since 1985. Even before the start of his freestyle career, Keith was intrigued by bike stunts from the moment he received his Evel Knievel bike for Christmas in 1976. What was once only a dream […]

Ken Schultz

  stiltwalker, juggler, balloon artist A “mini-circus” variety show for kids of all ages. His show includes: Juggling Comedy Acrobatics Fire-eating Mime Uni-cycling Stilt walking and lots of audience participation! Ken Schultz has been performing for 10 years across the United States and Canada. He has personally entertained over half a million people in live […]

Jeff Bibik

Jeff Bibik close-up magician When you seek the unique, invite Jeff Bibik to perform! Jeff is a seasoned pro whose extensive performance background and pleasant personality make him a favorite with children and parents alike. An expert at sleight of hand and illusion, Bibik adds a zany comic twist, and the result is great entertainment. […]

Jeanie B

Bio: When Jeanie B! had her two sons around the turn of the century, she found that a lot of the available children’s music was very primitive sounding, stripped down. In her experience, kids love rock ‘n’ roll. They love to dance and laugh. She wanted to provide her kids with music that they could […]

Great Big Faces

Paul Merklein draws Great Big Faces, entertaining everyone at your event. Paul has entertained at Chicago Bulls games, Milwaukee Irsh Fest, Harvard University, colleges and special events around the country. To see great big smiles at your event, get Great Big Faces! “Another great referral. Thanks for Great Big Faces! Our students turned out and […]