Looking to throw a birthday party and need someone to help entertain the kids? Here are some mom-recommended options to make it a great party! Please share your favorite birthday party entertainment via a comment.


Magicians & More

Gregg the Balloon Guy

  • Gregg the balloon guy is awesome and does a magic show that involves the birthday kid. Even the parents loved it.
  • Greggs Magic. He was really good

The Great Toddini

Mr. Vic
He does puppet shows and plays music at daycares for kids. My two love him and we also contemplated trying to get him for my sons 2nd bday party.

Marty The Magician
We have had Marty the magician multiple times… hes soooo much more than a magician.

Maricela and Friends
I recently went to a party where there was a really fun ventriloquist who is GREAT with kids! She was very feisty and had a trunk full of cute puppets!

Plano Party Animals
face painting, balloons, caricatures, clowns and more.


Cathy’s Critters
We did Cathy’s Critters when my son turned 2. The kids loved it and we had kids of all ages. They even brought a turtle at the last minute since my son was so into turtles. 

The Creature Teacher

the best!



Part Time Princess Parties

Jessica’s Princess & Character Parties

Tiffany Princess Parties

Face Painters

Faces By Nelly

Faces By Me!
She is so good with kids. A total sweetheart!

Stacey – Fairy Face Painter

Plano Party Animals
face painting, balloons, caricatures, clowns and more.

Other Options

Funky Booth
photo booth

Party Pals on the Go
a big hit at my son’s 3rd bday. Every kid gets to make a stuffed animal, and they did a good job of entertaining the kids.