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Ocala Live Entertainment Professionals

Browse these live entertainment companies with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Ocala.

CB Entertainment
from 38 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 51 hires on Thumbtack
Katelyn D.
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Cb entertainment provided entertainment at a somewhat difficult venue to serve- very pleased

from 29 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Tim W.
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Ken was very helpful, organized and friendly. He looked after the ceremony and reception entertainment, everyone had a great time. Thanks Ken for making our wedding day a very special one. We will definitely recommend you to our friends and family in the Orlando area.

Al Chance Singin' The Hits
from 12 reviews
  • 33 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Richard D.
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It is very seldom, that we find a professional such as Al. Al puts his heart and soul into his work and entertainment. For many people in his audience, he brings back memories. Memories that can share with others. I highly recommend either hiring Al for your venue or just attending any of his excellent, well prepared and professional concerts series. Richard Dziak New Mexico

The Real Magic Man
from 11 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Lori S.
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Amaral did an amazing job! He kept our customers very entertained as they waited in line to get registered to go into our food show. Then he performed more very cool tricks for the customers throughout the day walking around the show. I will be recommending him to our other sister companies. Great job Amaral!!

Paul Hallas Magic
from 11 reviews
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Dallas B.
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Paul, did an amazing job. He arrived early and was extremely patient while waiting on some of the guest to arrive. Once the show started the kids and adults were entertined from beginning to end. He did an awesome job including the kids in his show. I would highly recommend him.

Fred Campbell Entertainment
from 8 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Sandra I.
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Communication excellent, friendly, knowledgeable of history of songs, very professional, great enter action with group, great crowd pleaser, on time great voice .Palm Cay , Ocala FL. enjoyed his entertainment and want him to return again. A fun evening enjoyed by all.

Next Up Entertainment
from 8 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Jaclyn W.
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They have the best entertainment in town! Always a good time with them. They also provide mic covers that you get to keep! No one likes germs and they're the only ones who do it! Would definitely recommend them! They're even DJ'ing my wedding in September! Super excited!

  • 48 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Tim T.
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Jim performed at a surprise party for my wife. He combined magic and comedy to the entertainment of all. His interaction with the crowd made everyone feel part of the show.

  • 4 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Carol P.
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Jennifer was a pleasure to work with, she didn't stop the whole time and she stayed longer to make sure all the kids got there balloons, she was so good that we booked her for Halloween party and will bring her to all the children s parties we do here,

  • 12 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Crystal(lilbit) R.
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Never under estimate great entertainment and a great time!!!!!

  • 17 years in business
Caryl O.
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New Beginnings Entertainment is our first call for ANY event we have!!!! Rod is truly an amazing entertainer who takes everything you, as the client, want out of your event, and he does an AMAZING job following through with it all!!!! We highly recommend him!

Audience of One
from 5 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Don S.
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Have scene them several times. A highly sought after Christian music group. Look forward to having them at Catfish Johnnys every year.

  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Adrian K.
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I was very satisfied with Jessica! She was professional great at what she does! I would be booking jewelz entertainment services again....

Stephanie S.
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DJ Barry recently provided entertainment for our November 2015 wedding. He was absolutely amazing. The music he provided for both the ceremony and reception were astonishing. I could not have asked for more. He is very talented and I highly recommend his company to anyone looking for a great DJ. We have had numerous guests of the wedding comment on how wonderful the music was. Thank You so much Barry for making our wedding a great memory.


I am a DJ with over 20 years of experience playing major nightclubs and festivals. I have various music styles for you to choose from.


Euro Entertainment is a premier wedding and event DJ company that provides music, sound and emcee services. Whether it be a wedding, anniversary, mud run, 5K or something that needs sound, we are the people to call.


We provide full wedding DJ and emcee services. We also have a fantastic photo booth. We have many satisfied customers. References are available upon request.

  • 18 years in business

We strive to always provide more than 100% customer service before and during event and have quality equipment that keeps our clients calling back for another event.


Our company offers DJ services, event management, food truck brokering services, car shows, stage, lighting, national act bookings, and much more. We are a one-stop shop that travels throughout the Eastern United States. Call us today to find out more.


I love music, and I love playing music for people. If you're looking to have an enjoyable event with a good music selection, this is who you are seeking.

  • 11 years in business

We are a group of three women that sing for different types of events. We use humor through out and involve the audience.

Q & A

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What is a bounce house?

Bounce houses, inflatable castles, moon bounces, inflatable slides and jumpy castles are all large-scale inflatable houses made for interactive entertainment. Commonly intended for children, bounces houses are made of PVC or other durable materials such as nylon or vinyl that when look like a house or castle when inflated. Rental companies deliver bounce houses to birthday parties, festivals, fairs and other events. The companies have industrial-grade blowers that fill the large structures with air to make them bounceable. A common size for a bounce house might be 15 feet by 15 feet by 13 feet. Bounce houses often have a flat, inflatable bottom pad and inflatable walls so that kids can jump and bounce without being hurt, along with a netting door and windows so that kids can see out and adults can see in. Bounce houses are suitable for both indoor or outdoor events, depending on the venue. For large events, rental companies often have a staff member who stays with the structure to monitor safety and keep it properly inflated. There are also wet/dry bounce houses with slides that you can hook up to a hose on hot summer days. A bounce house can be a fantastic addition to a party with kids, keeping them both entertained and contained.

Are bounce houses safe?

Bounce houses can be safe if operators and parents take proper precautions. Before renting from a company, confirm they are a legitimate company and hold any licenses and insurance required by your state. Ask to see reports of bounce house safety inspections provided by third parties, to make sure the equipment is in good operating condition to prevent injuries. If the rental company does not provide a staff member to oversee the bounce house for the duration of the rental, make sure you are properly trained on how to oversee the equipment. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers these guidelines for parents to help keep their kids safe when using a bounce house:  

  • Follow guidelines for safe installation including anchoring. Position away from fences, greenhouses, branches, etc., which would be dangerous should a child fall onto them.
  • Consider limiting use to children 6 years of age and older.
  • Have kids take off footwear, eyeglasses and jewelry before playing.
  • Take sharp objects (pens, keys) that could cause puncture injuries out of their pockets and hands before playing.
  • Don’t let kids of significantly different sizes into the bounce house at the same time. Smaller kids can get hurt by colliding with or falling under an older child.
  • Heed the height and weight regulations of the inflatable.
  • Food, drink, bottles, glasses, etc., should not be taken onto the bounce house.
  • Supervision should be maintained all the time. Supervision means watching constantly, not just being in the area.
  • Do not allow children to push other children off the inflatable. If it is a flatbed, this is especially important to avoid broken arms and legs. If the bounce house is walled, don’t let kids bounce against the walls and crash into one another — this can result in collision injuries.
  • Don’t exceed the maximum number of children at one time in the bounce house.
  • Don’t let kids climb onto the outside walls. Flips and rough play should also not be allowed.

How much does bounce a house cost to rent?

Bounce houses are a fun way to keep kids entertained during birthday parties and other events. The national average cost for renting a bounce house ranges between $160 and $200. Cost will be affected by the size, design and functions of the bounce house you rent as well as the length of the rental. A three-hour rental will likely cost less than an eight-hour rental. Many rental companies offer fun additions like popcorn machines or cotton candy makers, and provide packages with discounts on multiple items. Another item that you may want to rent with your inflatable is a generator to keep the bounce house inflated. Here are some examples of average inflatable rental costs, packages, and common add-ons that many companies provide:

  • Bounce house, 10x10x13-foot: $95.
  • Bounce house, 15x15x13.5-foot: $125.
  • Wet/dry slide, 14-foot: $150.
  • Wet/dry slide, 20-foot: $250.
  • Combo bouncer and slide, 24x10x13-foot: $140.
  • Combo bouncer and wet/dry slide, $175.
  • Folding chairs: $1.50 per chair.
  • 6-foot folding table: $8.
  • Snow cone machine: $45.
  • Popcorn machine: $55.
  • Cotton candy machine: $55.
  • 2300-watt generator: $75.
  • 3000-watt generator: $100.
  • $299.95 package: includes a 20-foot dual slide ($250), table ($8), 10 chairs ($15), and a popcorn machine ($55) — $29 savings.
  • $450 package: includes a double water slide ($350) and bounce castle ($130) — $30 savings.
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