Live Entertainment of Columbus Ohio

Book live Entertainment 

then receive 1 extra hr on your equipment order for free

Clowns & Silly People: 

 

Party Clown or Silly Person 

$125 for 1 hour

$50 for each additional half hour

Face painting or Balloons and interaction
(varies on time and amount of guests)

Game Clown/Silly Person:

$125 for 1 hour

$50 for each additional half hour

Family style games like: three legged races, hokey pokey, sack races, etc. and balloon making if desired

 

Cotton Candy Making Clown:

A clown will make cotton candy and do some balloon making (if time permits)
This includes the machine, sugar, clown and the balloons. Can do popcorn or snow cones instead. Instead of clown can be a silly person. 

$250 for 1.5 hours
$325 for 2 hours
$375 for 2.5 hour
$450 for 3 hours
$525 for 3.5 hours
$600 for 4 hours 

 

Face Painter:

$125  for 1 hour
$225 for 2 hours
$325 for 3 hours
$425 for 4 hours
$525 for 5 hours

$625 for 6 hours
$725 for 7 hours
$799 for 8 hours

 

Balloon Twister:

$125  for 1 hour
$225 for 2 hours
$325 for 3 hours
$425 for 4 hours
$525 for 5 hours

$625 for 6 hours
$725 for 7 hours
$799 for 8 hours


-For larger crowds or if you desire greater detail in balloon twisting or face painting. Its best to have one entertainer to focus on one activity instead of one person doing both face painting and balloons. 

Book live Entertainment 

then receive 1 extra hr on your equipment order for free

Cartoon Characters, Superheroes & Mascot Characters Impersonators: 

 

Birthday/Private Parties & Similar:

 

1 Character:

5 to 10 minute drop by $135

(usually best for non-parties, surprises, less than 5 kids, or limited on time)

 

20 to 30 minutes $150  (usually best for less than 10 kids)

 

35 to 45 minutes $175  (usually best for 10-15 kids)

 

50 to 60 minutes $200 (usually best for 18-40 kids)

 

2 Characters one at a time,
one actor switching costumes after about 30 minutes. 

50 to 60 minutes total $250

 

2 Characters at the same time:

20 to 30 minutes $300 (usually best for less than 10 kids)

 

35 to 45 minutes $325  (usually best for 10-15 kids)

 

50 to 60 minutes $350 (usually best for 20-40 kids)

 

All activities may vary depending on the character, number of kids, age group, amount of time and the overall situation of the event. 

 

Corporate events, picnics, community & social events, festivals, etc

 

Mascot characters are awesome for corporate social events. Your employees, guests, and their families will talk about how they met their favorite character for years to come. 

 

Our characters will meet and greet, pose for photos, hugs, handshakes and etc. 

 

1 Character:

 

35 to 45 minutes $175

 

$200 for 1 hour,

 

$275 for 1.5 hours

 

$350 for 2 hours

 

$425 for 2.5 hours

 

$500 for 3 hours

 

$65 for each additional half hour after 3 hours

 

Have the actor switch costumes $50 extra (first switch is free when you book two hours or more)

 

Make it a Red Carpet Event when you do a meet and greet:

Red carpet, Velvet Ropes and logo banner 

Complete set for $200 extra.
Have your own custom banner with your company logo About $120 to $200 extra.

 

*All activities may vary depending on the character, number of kids, age group, amount of time and the overall situation of the event. 

 

Princesses impersonator and Non-Mascot Character Impersonators:

Such as;  Dorothy, Scarecrow from Oz, Cinderella, Tinker Bell, Elsa & Anna (Frozen), Strawberry Short Cake and other real face Princesses. 

 

35 to 45 minutes $175

50 to 60 minutes $200

$85 for each additional half hour

 

Activities vary on these type of characters depending on actor/actress such as: 

Princesses usually dance with the kids, sing, play games, chit chat about their movies, pose for photos, meet and greet and bunch of other awesome stuff.

 

Pirate, Scarecrow, Real Face Strawberry Shortcake, Zombie and etc. Can do balloon making, face painting, games, meet and greet and etc. Inquire prior to booking. 

Face painting and balloon making is an additional charge for princesses.

Please keep in mind, for private parties/birthday parties, you want to keep the visit short and very  interactive. This keeps the magic alive of the character. 

 

*All activities may vary depending on the character, number of kids, age group, amount of time and the overall situation of the event.                                         

 

Caricature Artist:

$125 per hour

 

Henna Tattoo Artist:

$125 per hour

Ventriloquist:

$225 for 30-40 min show

Juggler

$225 for 30-40 min show


Airbrush Face Painter:

$195 for 1 hour
$300 for 1.5 hours
$395 for 2 hours
$495 for 2.5 hours
$595 for 3 hours
$695 for 3.5 hours
$795 for 4 hours
(fully body airbrushing please inquire) 

 

Airbrush  on T-Shirts-hats-etc
$395 for 2 hours
$495 for 2.5 hours

$595 for 3 hours
$700 for 3.5 hours
$795 for 4 hours

Does not include t-shirts-hats-etc

 

Stilt Walkers:

Prices and show options vary - please inquire.

(Several Costume options)

 

Hula Hoop dancer:
Prices and show options vary - please inquire.

For Speciality acts visit:

https://www.columbusparties.com/variety-acts-of-columbus

 

Living Statues: 

$150+ for one hour
$75+ per each additional  half hour

Bonus: Add a second one for $80 per hour (limited availability)

Kids Party Magicians:

30 minute interactive magic show

$225 to $295 

45 min magic show $250 to $395

1 hour show 

$295 to $495+

 
Balloon making after the magic show
$75 per thirty minutes

If more than 25 kids, we usually recommend 

getting one of our balloon twisters in addition to the magician. 

 

Strolling magician:
$200 1 hour
$75 for each additional half hour                                                                                                                                                                                          

Adult geared magic show:

$295 and up

 magic and comedy that can be adult or family geared

   

Semi illusion show with a lovely assistant 

$950 and up

 

Full illusion show

$3,500 and up

 

 

All above prices are subjected to change without notice. Additional fees for services, dates and event location may apply.
All services are subjected to time restraints and individual entertainers skills. 

All characters are impersonators. 

One free additional rental hour is when you book live entertainment with A.F.E. You get one additional hour in rental time on your equipment order.
No other discounts apply to the above offer and must ask for at time of booking. Contact A.F.E. for all details.

 

Distance Fee for Entertainers:

For travel to Columbus, New Albany, Pickerington, Gahanna, Westerville, Clintonville, German Village, Worthington, Bexley, Whitehall, Hilliard, Upper Arlington, Grove City Reynoldsburg and parts of Canal Winchester address:  No fee in most cases

To Lancaster, Parts of Delaware, Parts of Lewis Center, Powell, Marysville, Plain City, Canal Winchester, Groveport, Galloway: $25 to $50  

To Johnstown, Delaware, Marion, Springfield and London, Newark, Heath, Millersport:  $50 to $95 

To Dayton, Mansfield, Chillicothe, Circleville, Zanesville:  $75 to $150.