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Mount Vernon Live Entertainment Professionals

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DJConnectionLive.com
4.7
from 256 reviews
  • 30 years in business
  • 497 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Stacia B.
Verified review

Nick and his children put together a wonderful night of entertainment! Including live music, positive energy and excitement. We can't wait to have them hosting our annual gala again this year!!!

Magical Memories Entertainment
4.5
from 190 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 522 hires on Thumbtack
Jane S.
Verified review

I gave 4 stars instead of 5 because I specifically asked for angel wing balloons for the little girls. both when I contracted with Magical Memories and when the Magician/Balloon man arrived at the venue. It was agreed upon. All the children did get balloons (swords, animals, etc.). However, NO angel wings were made for the little girls. I'm assuming this entertainer did not have that expertise. Overall, it was a pleasure dealing with this company (very professional) and the kids enjoyed the entertainment and had a great time. I will use this entertainment service again in the future.

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DjByrdProductions
4.9
from 112 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 127 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kerry J.
Verified review

Hamilton was a true pleasure to work with. He was open and flexible - which enabled us to have him provide the entertainment for our event. We had a mixed generational crowd - and he geared the music towards everyone. Got feedback from folks that said it was the best event we had yet in the 40 years they've attended.

  • 4 years in business
  • 155 hires on Thumbtack
Carmel D.
Verified review

Lulu was great to work with. Super responsive, professional and on top of everything. We had the magician Louie and face painter/balloon maker also named Lulu come to our house. They were great and easily handled a lively bunch of kids. Professional, fun and great with the kids. i would highly recommend them both. This is the first time I had entertainment like this at my kids birthday party .... it took sooo much pressure off me - I would have them back,

Top Pro
  • 20 years in business
  • 107 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rebecca K.
Verified review

We just wanted to say that we cannot thank Scott enough!!!! He and the band went above and beyond in not only taking on the task of learning new songs, but you sounded astounding. Any time that someone said "what a beautiful wedding" it was IMMEDIATELY followed by "and this band is AMAZING! How did you find someone so great?!" We were so thrilled. There could not have been a better way to seal the deal of an old school wedding vibe, and everyone from young to old said that it was all the band who made our vision complete. They played live music for the entire wedding, and although I was hidden for the beginning of the ceremony, as soon as we emerged after cocktail hour it was one of the first things that everyone said. Plus their rendition of La Vie En Rose was one of the most beautiful I've ever heard. We really cannot thank then enough and just want to express our gratitude for their talent, responsiveness, and overall absolute kindness. Sincerely, The Newlyweds

MVP Productions
4.8
from 69 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 95 hires on Thumbtack
Linda M.
Verified review

Michael Hope provided the entertainment for my daughters sweet 16. He was amazing to work with, he was very professional and informative. The party was awesome because he motivated everyone to get out on the dance floor. I highly recommend using him for your next party.

Quesada Entertainment LLC
4.6
from 69 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 146 hires on Thumbtack
Dahiana D.
Verified review

my experience with Quesada Entertainment was awesome, quick set up. My son had a blast with the bounce house.. and staff was amazing. will for sure call for my other events and will spread the word.. Thanks so much

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SuperSounds DJs
5.0
from 57 reviews
  • 26 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lisa C.
Verified review

DJ Anthony was probably one of the best DJ's I've ever had the pleasure to listen to. Anthony was the DJ at my 40th birthday party. The guests ranged from newborn to adults in their 80's. The music diversity was perfect and had everyone enjoying themselves. My guests and I were on the dance floor the ENTIRE NIGHT and had the absolute best time ever! I will be asking Anthony to DJ for me in the future....I will be recommending him to friends....I will tell everyone how wonderful he is! I can't say enough positive things about DJ Anthony!!!!

DJ Rambo
4.7
from 60 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
Karen B.
Verified review

Jay is very professional, he's an absolute delight to work with. He's the guy you want with you in the midst of adversity. He's a Rock star. He played for my event, a multicultural audience. On Long Island, Ny. And he rocked the park. I will always hire his services. My quest to find that perfect DJ, is finally over....yeaaaaaa. Thank you to my new BFF Jay Rodriguez-Rambo Entertainment & Characters 4 Ever. Karen B

Top Pro
  • 15 years in business
  • 52 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jeanette F.
Verified review

We were looking for something different to entertain a large group of people at a 35th birthday party. David was recommended to us by a friend and I have to say it was one of the highlights of the party. Everyone absolutely loved his performance; we still have no idea how he did all of it! His personality and great and the guests loved him. We would definitely recommend him for any type of event if you want to add some fun and unique entertainment.

Top Pro
  • 7 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
RAKSHA G.
Verified review

Joolie was fantastic with the kids at my daughter's birthday party. All the kids had a lot of fun and enjoyed her performance as well as the balloon twisting and face painting. I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for entertainment at a party.

Gartrell the Great
4.7
from 50 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
Danny S.
Verified review

Thank you so much Gartrell The Great!!!! My company Starz On Tours hosted two big events for adults featuring an American Idol finalist in concert, and we needed a comedy magician to open for her. Thanks to Thumbtack, they put us in touch with Zachary Gartrell. He travelled many hours from his home in Virginia to our western North Carolina shows, and he was there early and ready to go.His warm ups for the shows were so funny, and close up magig in my face had me simply amazed!!! When I booked him I saw where he did quite a few kids birthday parties and some adult shows, but I could tell this man had what it took to entertain our audience, and he delivered in a big way. We booked him for four 45 minute shows for the weekend, and I could tell at the very first show we made the right decision. As soon as he had my entire adult audience rolling in their seats laughing only a few minutes into his performance, I knew our shows were going to feature the exact entertainment I was looking for. Zachary told me before the shows he could cater the shows to any type of audience. He knew exactly what I was looking for and he delivered. I got two talents in one performer. I got amazing magic and a very funny comedian with an unbelievable quick wit. Thank you so much Gartrell the Great. I look forward working together again very soon.

LoHud Comedy
4.7
from 47 reviews
  • 34 years in business
  • 103 hires on Thumbtack
Scott S.
Verified review

As a Radio/TV Producer, Entertainment Manager & Club Owner I have had the honor of working with MANY Artists and Entertainers but only a FEW can compare with Adam Oliensis! I have had the privilege of seeing him Act, Co-Host LIVE Radio & Perform his Stand Up Comedy he is truly versatile and In all instances he was to say the least FANTASTIC!! Adam is best known by the public as a Talented Actor/Comedian, by his peers as The Creator & Talent behind LoHud Comedy and by Local Venues as a Successful Night of Entertainment!! The very definition of a Professional Funny Man!!!

Al Louis Entertainment
4.8
from 40 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 196 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa S.
Verified review

Best entertainment out there. Great people would use AL Louis again for future entertainment. You haven't heard music until you have use this company for your entertainment needs. Also the prices is affordable .

Jimi Durso
5.0
from 27 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Eric I.
Verified review

Jimi not only helped me learn my way around the guitar, but more importantly was a key factor in helping me find my voice in music. Even to this day without taking lessons I find him still teaching me in bringing my music to the real world and supporting what I do. I could not recommend a better teacher!

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Denny More
5.0
from 27 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

Denny provided entertainment which was just right for our mostly senior group. He was available to answer questions prior to the date of the performance. Everyone had a great time.

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Louis Pollenz - Magician
4.8
from 19 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kelly F.
Verified review

Our event was a large company kids Christmas event, with kids ranging in age from infant to Teens and many different activities all going on at once. There were also many adults. Louis showed up to our event on time and jumped right in moving around performing magic for different groups. Louis is friendly, easy going, and professional. Our event was slightly crazy with kids moving all over the area, but Louis easily adjusted to the flow of the event. Kids and adults were amazed and intrigued by his magic tricks. Very entertaining. I would definitely recommend Louis and would hire him again!

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Pulse Entertainment
5.0
from 17 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rosemary C.
Verified review

Nick, at Pulse Entertainment, was fantastic! I would highly recommend him. He was a true professional. Nick was very responsive to our needs. I look forward to working with him in the future!

Top Pro
  • 1 year in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Divya A.
Verified review

Soulful Sounds were the perfect choice for our son's graduation party! It was an amazing night with thunderstorms, rainbow & music ! They played to a large gathering of over a 100 people. A very professional band who adjusted to the situation and played remarkably. Highly recommend!

Top Pro
  • 22 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Juliet C.
Verified review

Mark and John were incredibly punctual, professional, responsive, and entertaining. When my husband and I were running a minute late to the dance floor, Mark entertained the crowd and had everyone in good spirits. When the mariachi band showed up late, he made sure no one noticed by keeping the transition smooth. He made sure the party flew well. We were also very thankful for his and John's ability to know exactly what kind of music would get the crowd of various ages and ethnicities (mostly Italian, Brazilian, Eastern European, Indian, and Caribbean) moving on the dance floor. The dancing was the highlight of my reception and I thank Mark and John very much for all that they did!

Wesley's Magic
4.8
from 9 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Blair L.
Verified review

Wesley, we cannot thank you enough! We are already trying to think of which party we will plan next to incorporate you in the entertainment! Thank you for making our 10th Anniversary so special and making us feel like guests in our own home. Our friends are still texting us about how awesome you were. It's rare to find someone so professional, yet so personable. We have friends from all walks of life, and you impressed all 80 of our guests! We also really appreciated the reasonable pricing. YOU are magical & one of a kind! It's really nice to see someone doing what they love- thanks for making the world a happier place during these uncertain times! ALL OUR BEST & we will definitely see you again! THANK YOU! PLease let any future clients know that they can call us as a reference, it would be our pleasure!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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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Need a Magician

Hartsdale, NY

  • Details
    Looking for someone to work 6-9PM on Tuesday nights.
  • $250
    Average price

Need a Magician

Yonkers, NY

  • Event type
    Other (family reunion)
  • Number of guests
    More than 40 (please estimate) (150)
  • Age of guests
    18 and older
  • Magic type requested
    Close-up / Walk around magic
  • Details
    outdoors in a covered area of a local park
  • $562.5
    Average price

Need Magician

Mount Vernon, NY

  • Event type
    Birthday party
  • Number of guests
    20-40
  • Age of guests
    4-6 years old
  • Magic type requested
    Close-up / Walk around magic
  • Details
    This are kids different ages not just one specific age groouo
  • $287.25
    Average price
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