Frequently Asked Questions
Are you back to doing IN-PERSON parties?
Yes our entertainers are FULLY VACCINATED and able to do in-person events and parties. We will still be following safety guidelines at parties, including masking and distancing, etc. Our entertainers are required to be FULLY VACCINATED before doing any events or parties.
Is there a minimum booking for in-person parties?
Yes, for birthday parties, there is a 1-1.5 hour minimum for Manhattan (NO travel fee), and a 1.5-2 hour minimum for other areas near Manhattan (+ “outside Manhattan travel fee”). For corporate events, there is a 2-hour minimum per entertainer.
How many children can the entertainer or face painter accommodate?
Approximately up to 7-12 children per hour, depending on package. For larger parties please book additional
time or an additional performer.
How far in advance should I book?
As early as possible. Our face painters & entertainers are quite popular and book up well in advance. To ensure availability, please book early. For last-minute bookings, we make every effort to accommodate if at all possible!
What kind of face paint do you use?
We use top-of-the-line, non-toxic, high-quality, FDA-approved professional face paint applied with a brush. The glitter that we use is cosmetic-grade with rounded edges, made for face painting.
Do you require a deposit? Is it refundable?
Yes, we require a deposit to hold your date and time.
Once you have booked, If a cancellation occurs less than 10 business days before the event, the
deposit for each entertainer or time segment cancelled is NON-REFUNDABLE. Deposits can be made with a Credit Card.
How do I pay the balance?
The balance is due 5 business days BEFORE the party by CREDIT CARD payment – no exceptions. Your party is not fully booked until the Balance is paid and we do NOT accept cash for balance payments.
What kind of set-up do you require for face painting and or balloons?
INDOORS: Each face painter requires table space and two chairs per painter.
OUTDOORS: FACE PAINTING: For outdoor events, the face painter requires table space and two chairs OR a picnic bench/bench, IN THE SHADE, please. BALLOONS: For balloons no table is needed, but SHADE is always best to prevent popping of balloons.
COVID-19 Requirements: Entertainer must be set up at least 6 feet away (and farther is better) from the group.
What happens if my guests arrive late?
Our entertainers are on tight schedules, and the entertainer must begin and end at the scheduled time. Additional charges will be added for overtime and/or late starts.
Can you accommodate both boys AND girls?
Yes, absolutely! We offer amazing face painting designs for both boys and girls. All character and princess shows are expertly crafted to capture the imagination of both boys AND girls.
Should I tip the entertainer?
Yes, tipping is encouraged and appreciated, and especially during these pandemic times. (15% to 20% of the total is what most of our clients tip.)
How do VIRTUAL parties work?
Most virtual events last 30-45 minutes over Zoom, which includes interaction with the kids, personalized interactive show and cake time. All parties are customized to engage both girls AND boys. Please see this page for current virtual offerings.
For more INFO or TO BOOK your entertainer(s),