Tips for Hiring an Entertainer for a Children’s Birthday Party

Hiring a children’s entertainer can be very stressful especially if they haven’t come recommended by someone you know and trust. We have listed a few tips below to help you make the decision on who will be the perfect choice for your child’s special day.

  1. Start searching the internet for magician for hire in your area or city. Narrow your search by checking the below for each of your selected magicians.
  2. Before you hire a magician make sure their show is age appropriate. You don’t want their gags and tricks to go over your child’s head.
  3. Check for reviews and testimonials and make sure they come highly recommended.
  4. Make sure your magician holds a police check and Working with Children check. Most importantly, make sure you sight these.
  5. Ask about your magician’s experience, have they been child entertainers for long? What age groups have they performed for?
  6. Check the magician’s social media and business website for photos of previous parties and shows.
  7. Once you’re satisfied that you have a selection of suitable magicians then it’s time to make contact and ask a few questions such as:

– Are they available for your chosen date?

– How long is their show?

– What are some of the tricks they do in the show?

– Do they use animals eg.rabbits or doves?

– What are their prices?

  1. Once you have collected all this information and chosen a magician you should complete the hiring process as soon as possible to secure your booking.
  2. Make sure you reconfirm the details closer to the time and provide a second mobile number of a friend or family member who will be present on the big day.
  3. Sit back and relax, your job is done!  Now it’s over to your carefully chosen child’s entertainer to work their magic!