A Couple of Clowns!  Professional entertainers for your parties and events.  Available as clowns or as festively dressed face painting or balloon artists.  Over 20 years experience entertaining in the Chicagoland area.  Incredible face painting and balloon twisting, perfect for children’s parties or any celebration!  Call today for availability!  Location: Elmhurst, IL  Contact: Suzanne Waite  Telephone: 630-993-9545

Balloon Animals Party: Balloon Creations, Balloon Decor, Balloon Twisting, Face Painting, Games, Basic Cheek Art, Costume Characters, Gift Stuffed Balloons, and More.  Holiday theme entertainment for Halloween and Christmas such as Mrs. Clause or Santa's helper elf.  Service  Area: West and Northwest Suburbs.  Ask about Chicago.  Terms: Services 100% Trade Materials are cash.  Some costumes require cash for rental.  Location: Naperville, IL  Contact: Heather Buchmeier  Telephone: 630-689-3573

Family Fun Zone: Roller skating, laser tag, arcade, and food service for birthday and private parties.  Offering Family 4-Pack certificates good for you and your children 14 years old.  Includes 4 Regular Admissions, 4 Skate Rentals, 4 Games of Laser Tag, 1 Large 1 topping Pizza and 1 pitcher of soda.  Location: 2333 Theodore St., Crest Hill, IL  Contact: Chris Cottrill  Telephone: 815-729-9191  Accepting Special Certificates.  Order 4-Pack Certificates from AOB @ T80.00. 

Funtime Services Party Rentals & Entertainment.  Inflatable Bouncers/Moonwalks, Carnival Games, Inflatable Slide, Bungee Run available for rent.  Indoor inflatable play for your next birthday party, field trip or school event.  Balloon Decorations!  Popcorn, Cotton Candy, and Snow Cone machines available for rent.  In stock supplies available on trade.  More than 50 costumed characters available such as Spiderman, Santa, Easter Bunny, etc.  Contact: Stacie Welle Telephone: 630-922-6100, email partysaver@aol.com. 

Improv Playhouse:  Improv comedy ensembles for private parties and customized corporate entertainment events. Your primary source for family style entertainment!  Murder mysteries, DJ's, Musicians, Look-a-likes, Games shows, Novelty talent.  Attend improv workshops to hone your own comedic talent.  Location: Libertyville, IL Contact: David Stuart Telephone: 847-968-4529

The People's Choice Family Fun Center: Family entertainment, 43,000 square feet facility for all ages houses 150 arcade games, mini golf, and food service.  Available for birthday parties, private room rentals, family fun, school & camp field trips, and  corporate/group team building events.  Rental and sales of DVD's, Blue Rays, & video games also available!  Food Service: Serving pizza, rib tips, burgers, snack food, Hershey's ice cream Shoppe, soft drinks, and beer.  Terms: 100% Trade for all entertainment, food services, pre-viewed  movies and video games.  New movies and video games are cash only.  Accepting AOB scrip and phone authorizations.  Phone authorization required reasonable prior notice.  Monthly billing available for frequent guests.  Sales tax where applicable is cash.  Location: 2411 Grand Ave., Waukegan, IL  Contact: John Sarantakis  Telephone: 847-336-5700  Accepting AOB Multiple Scrip.


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