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Your little one's birthday is approaching! You can make this celebration as grand as you like. All your child really needs is a birthday cake, presents (see shopping), a few friends, and some entertainment. You may also need some party supplies.

As far as entertainment is concerned, Charlotte has many options. You can celebrate at home/backyard or at a local park and invite a birthday entertainer that comes to you, or you can pick a different venue for your grand event and have it at a children's museum, pizza parlor, gym or indoor play space. View our list of party venues.

Select Birthday Party Entertainment:

Activities:

Turbo Track
Table top miniature car racing.
(704) 575-1362

Discovery Toys by Lisa O'Brien
Learning through play. Develop skills that help children with Fine Motor Skills, Math, Language Skills and Social Skills.
(888) 251-1107

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Activities - Acting:

Setting the Stage
Actress & professional acting instructor, brings an acting party to your home.
(704) 540-7781

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Activities - Art:

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Noahs Ark Animal Workshop

Mooresville, NC
We come to you
704-840-7860

Jen10880@yahoo.com

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"We come to you.” Traveling Stuff and Fluff Company. Specializing in Birthday Parties, Schools, Day Cares, Camps, Scouts, Library Workshops and More… Make your own stuffed animal, by stuffing it and bringing it to life, add a rainbow wish star, then dress it, add a sound chip and name it by filling out a birth certificate. After that, color the take home bag to personalize it. We have lots of Animals to choose from.

ArTea Parties
Art and/or Tea Parties
704-366-2142

ClayTime, Inc
Activities - Art - Stamping
(704) 907-0520

Stampin' Birthday Parties
Activities - Art - Stamping
(704) 525-0018

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Activities - Cooking:

Little Cooks, Ltd.
Cooking party for your children
704-948-6927

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Activities - Glamour:

A "Model" Birthday
Fashion Show, runway instructions, choreography and age appropriate make up and hair.
(704) 321-9876

Let’s Play “Dress Up”
Dress Up Trunk Rental, Face Painting, Makeovers, party room and more
704-532-4232
letsplaydressup@carolina.rr.com

Little Miss Makeover
Make-up, nails, hair, dress-up clothes, arts & crafts.
(704) 876-4717

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Activities - Mystery

CameSolveIt-Mysteries for kids
Become an investigator or character in your very own mystery
(704)650-2799

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Activities - Science:

Mad Science of Metrolina
We bring fun science to you: vortex generators, cool chemical reactions, slippery slime, light shows and more
704-561-9996

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Activities - Sports:

GymTastic Express, Inc.
Games, sports (soccer, football, etc.) and gymnastics with our unique equipment.
704-948-7047

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Activities - Other:

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Voted Favorite Party Entertainer 2010 by Charlotte Parent Mag!!!

Wish Upon A Star -
Children's Parties

PO Box 621346,
Charlotte NC. 28262

704-780-4300

 charlotte@wishuponastarparties.com

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Make your child’s dream a REALITY! Invite your child’s favorite cartoon LOOK A LIKE to their party to entertain! We come to you! Clowns, Face painting, Balloon Animals, Tattoos, Storytelling, Games & Activities, Inflatables. Magic & Puppets! Princesses, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Hannah Popstar! Superheros, Space Rangers, Turtles, Curious Monkey, Pirates, Star Wars & More! See our website! Mention you’ve seen us on KidsinCharlotte.com!



Funny Bone Improv

9600 Providence Forest Lane,
Charlotte, NC 2870

(704) 618-4203

 funnyboneimprov@aol.com

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Imagine a birthday party where everyone gets to participate and kids use their "pretend" skills to create funny moments for their friends, parents, and the birthay child! It's an hour and a half of hilarious interactive games. Not to mention at the end of the show the kids leave with a Goody Bag for their noggin!!

Oogles n' Googles
Fourteen story-based themes to choose from, includes cakes, balloons, gift bags, photographs, invitations, thank-you notes, setup and clean up.
(704) 849-7942
charlottenc@ooglesngoogles.com

Princess Birthdays
Princesses, storytelling, games, face painting, music, prizes, indoor bubbles, animal balloons
(704)728-1375

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Animals - Petting Zoo:

A Walk In The Woods
Live Animals brought to you. Choose from a selection of programs such as sea turtles, wetlands, rainforests, reptiles, insects, NC wildlife, etc
(704) 436-9048

Party Pets
We bring the zoo to you
704-814-9594

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Animals - Ponies:

Blue Baboons Funtime Events
Great events, great fun, guaranteed
(704)545-9778

Mary-Go-Round Pony Parties
Pony rides, petting zoo
704-542-1046

Pony Pals-Pony Parties
Pony rides
(704) 579-6997

The Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
Pony rides, petting zoo
(704)843-4722

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Entertainer - Clown:

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Wish Upon A Star -
Children's Parties

PO Box 621346,
Charlotte NC. 28262

704-780-4300

 charlotte@wishuponastarparties.com

Click here for more information

Make your child’s dream a REALITY! Invite your child’s favorite cartoon LOOK A LIKE to their party to entertain! We come to you! Clowns, Face painting, Balloon Animals, Tattoos, Storytelling, Games & Activities, Inflatables. Magic & Puppets! Princesses, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Hannah Popstar! Superheros, Space Rangers, Turtles, Curious Monkey, Pirates, Star Wars & More! See our website! Mention you’ve seen us on KidsinCharlotte.com!



Funny Bone Improv

9600 Providence Forest Lane,
Charlotte, NC 2870

(704) 618-4203

 funnyboneimprov@aol.com

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Imagine a birthday party where everyone gets to participate and kids use their "pretend" skills to create funny moments for their friends, parents, and the birthay child! It's an hour and a half of hilarious interactive games. Not to mention at the end of the show the kids leave with a Goody Bag for their noggin!!

Ace's Entertainment
Comedy, magic, audience participation, goodies, balloons, animals and other surprises
(704)-663-0579

Balloons & Tunes
Clown service, face painting, balloon animals and magic shows. Bounce rental, puppets, disc jockey services music for all ages.
(704) 489-2629
balloonsntunes@bellsouth.net

Blue Baboons Funtime Events
Great events, great fun, guaranteed
(704)545-9778

Bubbly Babbles the Clown
Face painting, music, dancing, balloon animals and goody bags.
704-896-0020

Dottie the Clown
Face-painting, balloon animals, juggling and games!
(704) 537-2978

Good News Clowning
Clowns, Illusion, face painting, balloon animals, and more
704-436-6460
huggles@goodnewsclowning.com

Peanuts the Clown
Clowns, Illusion, face painting, balloon animals, and more
704-533-7500

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Entertainer - Magic:

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Wish Upon A Star -
Children's Parties

PO Box 621346,
Charlotte NC. 28262

704-780-4300

 charlotte@wishuponastarparties.com

Click here for more information

Make your child’s dream a REALITY! Invite your child’s favorite cartoon LOOK A LIKE to their party to entertain! We come to you! Clowns, Face painting, Balloon Animals, Tattoos, Storytelling, Games & Activities, Inflatables. Magic & Puppets! Princesses, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Hannah Popstar! Superheros, Space Rangers, Turtles, Curious Monkey, Pirates, Star Wars & More! See our website! Mention you’ve seen us on KidsinCharlotte.com!

Alex Magic
Magic, Clowning, Balloons, Juggling
(803)414-7365

Magician Andy Lackey
Magic show, balloons, goody bags
(704) 528-1646

The Magic of Eddy Wade
Options for Face Painting, Piñata Activity, Magic Theme Party ware, Goody Bags, Party Favors and Wizard Workshops
704-827-1135

Zelnik the Magician
Magic Show
(704) 281-2698
greg@zelnikthemagician.com

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Entertainer - Music:

Music for Little Ones
Singing, dancing, rhythm, instruments, puppets, musical games
704-953-7272

Party Pros, LLC
Music and Games
15029 Ballantyne Country Club Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277
(704) 582-3231
15029 Ballantyne Country Club Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277
Rock'n Rhythm with Zach
Guitar Sing-along , rhythm instruments
(704) 575-1362

Travelin’ Tales
Singing, storytime, hands-on instruments for all of the children while we shake, rattle and roll to disco hits.
704-365-6347

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Entertainer - Puppets:

Blue Moon Puppets
Puppet show for your children
(704) 532-8408

Puppet Tales
Puppet show of classic fairytales for your children
704-365-6347

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Rentals:

Party Reflections
Equipment rental for events of all sizes: special event tents, flooring and carpeting, tables and chairs, linens, china, flatware and more.
3412 Monroe Road
(704) 332-8176
3412 Monroe Road
Pinnacle Amusements
Midway attractions, interactive equipment, arcade and carnival games, Fun Food machines and supplies, sports equipment, novelty acts and entertainers, clowns, etc.
704-333-2545

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Rentals - Inflatables:

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Wish Upon A Star -
Children's Parties

PO Box 621346,
Charlotte NC. 28262

704-780-4300

 charlotte@wishuponastarparties.com

Click here for more information

Make your child’s dream a REALITY! Invite your child’s favorite cartoon LOOK A LIKE to their party to entertain! We come to you! Clowns, Face painting, Balloon Animals, Tattoos, Storytelling, Games & Activities, Inflatables. Magic & Puppets! Princesses, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Hannah Popstar! Superheros, Space Rangers, Turtles, Curious Monkey, Pirates, Star Wars & More! See our website! Mention you’ve seen us on KidsinCharlotte.com!

B & B Bouncers Plus
Inflatables, Moon bouncers, jump houses
(704) 455-2327

Balloons & Tunes
Clown service, face painting, balloon animals and magic shows. Bounce rental, puppets, disc jockey services music for all ages.
(704) 489-2629
balloonsntunes@bellsouth.net

Big Fun Inflatables
We rent a variety of themed moonwalk/jump houses including castles, spiderman, sponge Bob, Scooby Doo, Robo Ranger, Power Rangers and Looney Tunes Themes.
(704) 491-7549
chris@bigfunjump.com

Bounce Around Rentals
Slides, Obstacle Course, Joust Arena, Hotdog Steamers
(704) 649-1936

Doggie Bounce
Moonwalk bouncer rentals
(704) 533-7500

Fun Time Attractions
Tiger Bounce, Castle Bounce
704-517-6739

Incredible Inflatables, Inc.
Moonwalk bouncers, slides, dunk tanks, concession equipment and carnival games
704-737-0639

It’s My Party
Moonwalk bouncer rentals
803-548-7111

Jumpin' Jacks
Moonwalk bouncer rentals, carnival games and fun foods
(704) 619-6851

Party N' Jump
Moonwalk bouncers, along with tables and chairs
704-616-7253

Space Walk of Matthews
Inflatables, including Space Walks, giant slides, obstacle courses, twister game, water inflatables and many more,
704-708-8886

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Rentals - Other:

Clearwater Express
Engineer David Wheeler brings his trackless 50-foot train to your location.
704-882-9681

FireTruckFun.com
Fire truck for one hour, plastic fireman's helmet for each child and a special birthday announcement on the PA system.
980-721-6303

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