We know that things change over time. Did you realize that magic was never intended to be an art form for children? For hundreds of years, it was only intended for adults. My, how things have changed. Today, magic is one of the most exciting and popular forms of children's entertainment. A professional magician is an excellent choice as an entertainer for your son or daughter's birthday party. All of the kids will be absolutely mesmerized and in awe. They will have so many questions that they will not know which one to ask first. If you do decide a magician is the way to go and we certainly hope you do, you will want to keep in mind that you need to look for a magician that will put on an awesome show for kids. A 6 year old will respond to a very different kind of magic than a 12 year old. Also, if you find a very talented magician that can cater to your needs, they may be able to tie their show into your son or daughter's interests. For instance, if your child is a huge Harry Potter fan, the magician may be able to do something with a broom stick that is similar to something they did in the movies. The main thing is this, you want to find the right match for your party. The way to do that is to start searching around the Bakersfield area for quality magicians. Once that task has been done, you can then use this guide to target the perfect magician for your party.
So, are you ready to do some homework? The more you invest in this search, the better chance you will have of identifying the right magician for you and your son or daughter's birthday party. We suggest that you start your search by attempting to harness the power of the world wide web. Do a Google search for “magicians in the Bakersfield area.” This should give you a number of candidates to check into. Start clicking on each link and read about what the magician has to offer. There will probably be some candidates that you run across that you really take a liking to. When this happens, write down the magicians names and contact information. Another potential source for candidates is your family, friends and coworkers. Ask anyone and everyone that you know if they have ever hired a children's magician or viewed a performance that they thought was exceptional. Take the list of potential vendors that you have accumulated and contact each one. Find out if they are available for your date. If they are, it is time to setup an interview.
Now, get ready to ask your questions. And remember, whoever is across the table from you, make sure that they take your questions seriously and treat you with respect. What kind of experience do they have? How many magic shows they do every year? Do they only perform for kids? How much do they charge? How long will their act last? Are their any hidden fees? Do they require a deposit? Make sure that they are licensed and that they carry liability insurance? If you find someone that just blows your socks off, ask them for a contract that specifies what they will provide and how much it will cost you. Go over the contract with a fine toothed comb and when you are satisfied with the language, feel free to sign it and get ready for the world of magic.